History fair will focus on WW1 this October

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To coincide with the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One, the 2014 Northumberland History Fair, which will be held at Woodhorn on October 26, will have a special a WWI focus.

Local and family history groups, organisations and individuals will once again be taking part but organisers also hope to include re-enactments, a series of lectures and more specific WWI special interest groups.

Event and exhibition officer, Liz Ritson, said: “We are keen to hear from any individual or group who shares the WWI interest.”

To find out more about taking part in the event, contact Paramjit Khaira on (01670) 624481 or email pkhaira@woodhorn.org.uk

Full details of the event will be available at www.experiencewoodhorn.com