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History society all set to commemorate First World War centenary in Aycliffe Village

A HISTORY society will lead a series of commemorative events to mark the centenary of the First World War following a £10,000 research project.


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Cotherstone postman completes account of 24 postal workers sent to war

Jim McTaggart

A COMPLETE story can now be told about all 24 postal workers listed on a roll of honour after serving in the First World War.

Three brothers among 34 men sent to front from neighbouring villages

Chris Lloyd

HUTTON MAGNA is a little place on which the First World War had a big impact.

Belmont residents organise four-year programme of activities to commemorate centenary

Tony Kearney

A FOUR-YEAR programme of activities to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War is set to be launched.

Ferryhill youth theatre commemorates First World War with original musical

The Northern Echo

A YOUTH performing arts group will commemorate the centenary of the First World War by staging an original musical in one of the region’s most historic landmarks.

NORTH-EAST SOLDIER RECORDS

Browse through hundreds of war records or add your own

Browse through the records of hundreds North-East soldiers that fought in the First World War. Each week more records will be added from the Northern Echo archives. If a family member fought but is yet to be added, you can do so with the form provided.