Meifod during the First World War: the front line and the home front

Meifod Parish Church

09/08/2014 10:00am - 10/08/2014 6:00pm


Parish Church
SY22 6BZ

An exhibition covering what Meifod was like before the war, the men who fought in it, how the people left behind managed on short rations and without men to keep the farms running and the immediate aftermath of the war. Many exhibits are being provided by local people, members of whose families fought in the war.

Also talks (Royal Welch Fusiliers, Great War memorabilia), readings and songs on Saturday and Sunday afternoon, Joyeux Noël showing in the Village Hall Saturday evening (7pm). Choral Evensong (Book of Common Prayer) and War Memorial meditation Sunday evening (6pm). Plus refreshments.

Contact: David Ward 01978 500107 for details.