New Course: The Family at War: family history and the Home Front 1914-18

Family and social history on the WW1 home front, each session reflects on how your family might have been affected. We consider the politics, home economics and sheer terror of the period.  A course for those with an interest in the history of your own family, local community or wider social history.

Course Content 

  • Your family at home

  • Researching the period

  • WW1 military and non-military records

  • Conscience and dissent

  • Aspects of the home front

  • Ethics and economics of war

Start Date: 28 April 2017

Day: Fridays

Times: 9.30 – 11.30 am

Weeks: 7

Tutor:  Kevin Brown

Venue:  Newarke Houses Museum, The Newarke, Leicester, LE2 7BY


Please ring to book a place on (0116) 255 6614 or email us with your name and expression of interest at

Alternatively enrol online at: or call 0113 245 3304 to book with a credit or debit card.

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