Commemorating the First World War

2014 marks 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War. We are commemorating this centenary with a series of events and activities across the Borough.

What's on

Find out what's happening in the Borough and across the country.

VisitRichmond

Visit Richmond

VisitRichmond lists a number of events around the Borough to commemorate the First World War.

View WW1 events

National events

There is a national event calendar on the 1914 website led by the Imperial War Museum (IWM).

View the national event calendar

Plan or register your event

If you are a resident or local business and interested in taking part, you can:

Get funding for your event

There are a number of ways you can get funding to support our four-year programme of remembrance.

Sign up for event updates

Sign up for updates on upcoming events/activities happening in the Borough.

For more information email us on ww1@richmond.gov.uk.

Visit the WW1 Blog

The Village Stories blog serves as an online archive of First World War stories from the fourteen villages of the Borough.

Updated: 16 June 2017