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CWGC opens Information Centre in Europe

CWGC opens Information Centre in Europe

05/05/2017

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has opened its first Information Centre in Western Europe, close to one of its most well-known memorials.

CWGC receives funding to enhance visitor experience on former Western Front

CWGC receives funding to enhance visitor experience on former Western Front

04/07/2016

Chancellor George Osborne confirms CWGC to receive £1.3 million grant to enhance visitor experience on former Western Front.

The funding will allow the CWGC to train student guides, to lead tours of the Somme and Ypres battlefields, and to build a visitor centre near Arras in Northern France. The centre will allow visitors to learn about the battlefields, get support in planning their visits and see the CWGC's skilled craftsmen at work.

Their Name Liveth For Evermore

Their Name Liveth For Evermore

02/07/2016

When Rudyard Kipling sought to express our mission, he chose this text from the bible. We strive continually to fulfil that noble vision.

Mark Knopfler plays The Last Post

Mark Knopfler plays The Last Post

30/06/2016

Mark Knopfler played the Last Post to remember all those from the Northumberland Fusiliers who lost their lives in the First World War.

Forthcoming Burial Ceremonies

Forthcoming Burial Ceremonies

22/06/2016

There will be two burial services in the Netherlands next week. Please read the article to find out more details.