Cadw – Commemoration of the outbreak of the First World War

02/08/2014 10:30am - 03/08/2014 4:30pm


Caerphilly Castle


A live history display will be staged at Caerphilly Castle of a First World War camp. With normal camp routine of drill and parades interrupted by the outbreak of war. Along with this event, a series of other activities will be available:

  • Looking at the home front, females in the military and industry and conscientious objectors will also feature.
  • An exhibition of artefacts and research material is to be staged in the great hall.
  • Poetry readings
  • Military band
  • Military Assault course

With assistance from the South Wales Borderers Museum and the British Army.