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The Third Afghan War of 1919
Talk

10 May 2019, 11.30am

FREE

The Third Afghan War of 1919

Dr Alastair Massie will discuss the Third Afghan War of 1919, one of history’s shortest conflicts.

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Tiny Troopers: Music
Workshop

13 May 2019

£5.00

Tiny Troopers: Music

Bring your little ones to our monthly toddlers session, perfect for under-5s.

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Shell Shock
Performance

16 May 2019, 6.00pm

£12.00

Shell Shock

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, this poignant play presents one soldier’s story of coping with post-traumatic stress disorder. It will be followed by a panel discussion.

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Abram Games: Maximum Meaning, Minimum Means
Screening

17 May 2019, 2.00pm

FREE

Abram Games: Maximum Meaning, Minimum Means

Find out more about the life and legacy of Abram Games at this documentary film screening.

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The brilliant comic poster art of Fougasse
Talk

17 May 2019, 11.30am

FREE

The brilliant comic poster art of Fougasse

Join Dr James Taylor as he discusses the work of Fougasse, the artist responsible for the iconic propaganda campaign ‘Careless Talk Costs Lives’.

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Madness at Monte Cassino: The view from the front line
Talk

17 May 2019, 6.30pm

£8.00

Madness at Monte Cassino: The view from the front line

Marking the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Monte Cassino, Matthew Parker examines one of the Second World War's bitterest struggles.

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Spotlight Saturday: Royal Armoured Corps
Workshop

18 May 2019, 10.00am

FREE

Spotlight Saturday: Royal Armoured Corps

Meet serving soldiers from the Royal Armoured Corps as we mark their 80th anniversary in a day of tanks, talks and family fun.

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Close shaves and lucky escapes
Talk

24 May 2019, 11.30am

FREE

Close shaves and lucky escapes

Join Justin Saddington as he recounts a series of incredible battlefield escapes and discusses their impact on soldiers.

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Airbrush effects
Workshop

25 May 2019 - 28 May 2019

FREE

Airbrush effects

Pick a colour, grab a blow pen and get creative with our giant poster half-term activity.

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Food for thought: Digital poster design
Workshop

29 May 2019

£5.00

Food for thought: Digital poster design

Get inspired by the work of Abram Games and use iPads to make a digital poster.

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Poster printing
Workshop

30 May 2019 - 2 June 2019

FREE

Poster printing

Channel your inner graphic designer with this family-friendly print-making workshop.

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The Amritsar Massacre revisited
Talk

31 May 2019, 11.30am

FREE

The Amritsar Massacre revisited

Join Kim A Wagner to learn about the experiences of the ordinary British and Indian people affected by the Amritsar Massacre of 1919.

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