Launch Event

This Saturday, 23rd November, we are delighted to announce that we shall be holding a very special event to officially launch Swindon in the Great War. The event will be between 11am and 2pm at Radnor Street Chapel, and will include an unveiling and re-dedication of the Sandford Street Memorial.



Heroes’ Stories: Archibald Knee

archibaldkneefYou could be excused for thinking a young, unmarried, childless soldier who died in the carnage of the First World War might be forgotten today. But, more than 97 years later, photos of Swindon railwayman Archie Knee have been published online.

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