WWI reminiscence CONVERSATION CAFÉS

mydearbigger2Our free WWI reminiscence CONVERSATION CAFÉS continue this month, taking place on the second Wednesday of every month.

This month’s session is on Wednesday 9th March at Jubilee Library, Brighton from 2.30-4.30pm. All welcome!

 We’ll be looking at the rich history of stoolball from its early origins, via the Victorians and WWI through to the present day, specifically in the rehabilitaton of injured soldiers. This will be presented by Stoolball England officer Anita Broad.

We’ll also be looking at a new WWI themed novel for World Book Day. This book is ‘My Dear, I Wanted to Tell You’ by Louisa Young, kindly loaned to us by Brighton and Hove Libraries Service. ‘A letter, two lovers, a terrible lie. In war, truth is only the first casualty….’

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With thanks to the East Sussex in World War I site for these images
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