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First World War Centenary

One of William Hutchings' First World War sketches entitled 'Before the Battle – Somme 1916'.

Northwich artist's first hand sketches from the First World War

The painting decorated with poppies and butterflies

Primary school pupils create poppies for World War tribute

The choir sings songs from 100 years ago.

Poignant First World War performance at Northwich Station

Galaxy ridden by Capt Nick Watson of the Kings Troop, Royal Horse Artillery receives the Honorary PDSA Dickin Medal on behalf of WWI war horse Warrior. Picture courtesy of Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

World War horse to get 'animal VC' for gallantry

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Winsford care home marks First World War centenary

Winsford care home marks First World War centenary

First World War commemorative candle stolen from Winsford garden during centenary

First World War commemorative candle stolen from Winsford garden during centenary

George Osborne plants the poppy he was given at a ceremony in Glasgow earlier in the day

VIDEO: Tatton MP George Osborne lights ‘Flame of Remembrance’ to commemorate Cheshire East's fallen

Northwich to host county remembrance service

Northwich to host county remembrance service

The Houses of Parliament were plunged in to darkness. Picture courtesy of Press Association.

VIDEO: Lights out for WW1 anniversary

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will join Prince Harry at the Tower of London today

Royals plant ceramic poppies to mark lives lost in First World War

Winsford U3A were in fine voice for moving renditions of Great War songs and reflective poems

Winsford U3A mark Great War centenary with library exhibition

Prince William was joined by wife Kate at the Allies' Memorial at Cointe.

VIDEO: Duke and Duchess attend WWI memorial service in Belgium

Prime Minister David Cameron reads a passage during a service for the Commonwealth to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One. Photo courtesy of Russell Cheyne/PA Wire

Dignitaries gather to mark anniversary of the start of the First World War

The dove of peace design

Sculptures planned for village memorial wall

Tatton Park head gardener Simon Tetlow in the trench of his WW1-inspired garden

Poignant World War 1-themed display earns Tatton Park Gardens RHS award

Take a trip to war museum to mark 100 years

Take a trip to war museum to mark 100 years

Town commemorates World War 1 heroes

Town commemorates World War 1 heroes

Town mayor unveils garden of remembrance in Crewe

Town mayor unveils garden of remembrance in Crewe

DAN has organised a visit to Duxford Air Museum.

Duxford visit to mark First World War centenary

WW1 historian launches ‘The Knutsford Lads Who Never Came Home’ at heritage centre

WW1 historian launches ‘The Knutsford Lads Who Never Came Home’ at heritage centre

Ralph Ellis takes aim with the Mark III rifle – the trusty sidearm of a British Tommy during the Great War

Winsford U3A take aim for special Great War library exhibition

Residents encouraged to attend Crewe Great War commemoration

Residents encouraged to attend Crewe Great War commemoration

Great War symposium attracts experts to Crewe

Great War symposium attracts experts to Crewe

Winsford Great War service to mark 100 years since conflict began

Winsford Great War service to mark 100 years since conflict began

D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

left-right: Margaret Harvey from the U3A, Zoe Hankin, nine, Daniel Holloway, 10 and Janet Thilwind of the U3A

Wharton kids join U3A for First World War project

The Guardian reports troop departures in August 1914

Items sought for Winsford First World War roadshow

The Royal British Legion will collaborate with Winsford Town Council to amass of body of information about local soldiers who fought in the Great War.

Legion launches First World War appeal

First World War roadshow comes to Northwich

First World War roadshow comes to Northwich

Archives of a Winsford WWI Tommy included in Antiques Roadshow book

Archives of a Winsford WWI Tommy included in Antiques Roadshow book

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