Image of guests at the unveiling of a WW1 plaque in the Guildhall, Bath

Archive of events commemorating the centenary of the First World War

From this page you will find reports of some of the key events and projects which have taken place in Bath and North East Somerset to mark the 100th anniversary of World War One.  Links to news reports about local WW1 centenary events and activities can be found on the Centenary Local News Stories page.

Civic Event marking 100 years since the day war was declared, 4 August 2014

Unveiling of a plaque at the Guildhall in Bath honouring the sacrifice and war effort of local people

World War One Remembered exhibition at Bath Central Library, August 2014

'The Great War in Costume' exhibition at the Assembly Rooms in Bath

Laying of commemorative paving stone in Paulton to honour Oliver Brooks VC 

World War One Discovery Day at Guildhall in Bath, November 2017

Poetry 2014-2018 events

(Above image: Dignatories and guests at the unveiling of the World War One centenary plaque in the Guildhall in Bath, November 2014. Photograph by Freia Turland Photography)

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