Workshop – Discover the First World War with HLF

Living Legacies WW1 Engagement Centre

04/04/2017 9:45am - 04/04/2017


Clore Discovery Centre
National Museum of Wales
Cathays Park
CF10 3NP

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Discover the First World War with HLF – A workshop for individuals and groups who are considering a bid for HLF funding to run a WW1 project

9.15am – Registration and coffee

9.45 – Gethin Matthews (Swansea University) – Welcome and introduction to the day

10.00 – Keith Lilley (‘Living Legacies 1914-18’) – what the AHRC WW1 Public Engagement Centres can do for your community project

10.15 – Stephen Barlow (HLF) – Overview of available HLF funding and application process for FWW: Then and Now programme

10.30 Eifion & Vivien Williams – Case study 1: Flintshire War Memorials

11.00 – Coffee break

11.30 – Berian Elias (National Library of Wales) – Using digital technology to gather and share information; People’s Collection Wales

12.00 – Gethin Matthews – Case studies 2 + 3: Gwrol Ryfelwyr Caersalem Newydd + Welsh Memorials to the Great War + Wales Remembers

12.15 Q&A with speakers + opportunity to discuss ideas

12.45- Buffet lunch (provided) and networking