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The five best films about WWI

The five best films about WWI

As the UK gets ready to commemorate one hundred years since the end of the First World War, a new film, Eleven, directed by Sean Cronin and Rock Salt, takes a look at the final days of the conflict. T ...
Children at war

Children at war

At the start of the First World War, Britain was the only major power involved without a large-scale standing army, with an armed force of approximately 700,000 soldiers. In sharp contrast, the German ...
Lest we forget?

Lest we forget?

The Imperial War Museum (IWM) North exhibition, Lest We Forget? is a fascinating insight into how the commemoration of the First World War has lasted for a century and how at times it has sparked cont ...