Learning Curve: The Great War 1914 to 1918
the national achives
Did you know? The Great War: conflict and controversy
Why did Britain go to war in 1914?
The trench experience
Lions led by donkeys?
Why was it so hard to make peace?
How has the Great War been remembered?
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First World War portal

First World War centenary
The National Archives will be marking the centenary of the First World War with an extensive programme, spanning the period from 2014 - 2019. To find out more about our plans, visit our dedicated First World War site.

Telling Tommies' tales

Telling Tommies' tales
Get involved in Telling Tommies' tales, a competition open to primary school-aged children across the UK to discover and interpret some of the records in our First World War collection.

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