Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Cryptography Meets Comics
If you’re aged between 12 and 15 years old and you love cracking codes and puzzles and like comics then this is definitely a day for you.
Say ‘Thank You’ to WW1 Generation
Poppyscotland and Legion Scotland today launched a mass movement to say “Thank You” to all who served, sacrificed and changed our world during the First World War.
Spotlight on the Dundee men who refused to fight in the First World War – The Courier
Michael Alexander talks to Great War Dundee historian Dr Billy Kenefick about the First World War men who refused to fight – and paid a high price.
International Conscientious Objectors Day
Today, 15th May, is International Conscientious Objectors Day. Find out more about Conscientious Objectors in Dundee and Britain during The Great War.
2018 marks the end of the international commemorations of the First World War. Since 2014, events and activities around the globe have connected people and their stories but the role of women during the war is a story that is yet to be fully told.
Design Competition to memorialise Conscientious Objectors
Great War Dundee and the CO Memorial Committee are pleased to announce the Design Competition for a permanent Memorial to Conscientious Objectors to be created in Edinburgh’s Princes St Gardens.
WW1 deserter honoured by his community
The tragic story of a Black Watch soldier executed for desertion during the First World War is being told anew for today’s youngsters, thanks to a partnership between Abertay University and the Nine Incorporated Trades of Dundee.
Home Front Exhibition
The launch of the Home Front Banner exhibition took place at Lochee Library this morning and remain on display until 29th August after which it will tour all Dundee libraries.
Update: Roll of Honour
Ever since we lauched our Roll of Honour in November 2015, we have been overwhelmed with support from the public. With just one part time member of staff, it has…
Poppy Partner Opportunities at the Black Watch Castle and Museum
From 30th June until 25th September, Perth’s Five Star Visitor attraction, The Black Watch Castle and Museum will host the Poppies: Weeping Window by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom…