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14

Sep
2017

In WW1 Projects

By Nicola Gauld

Workshop: WW1 project advice session

On 14, Sep 2017 | In WW1 Projects | By Nicola Gauld

WW1 project advice sessions

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14

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 14 September 1917

On 14, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Friday 14 September 1917

THEFT OF COAL

HOW CUSTOMERS ARE DEFRAUDED

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13

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 13 September 1917

On 13, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 13 September 1917

WIFE AND HER HUSBAND’S MONEY

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12

Sep
2017

In Uncategorized

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 12 September 1917

On 12, Sep 2017 | In Uncategorized | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday 12 September 1917

WEDNESDAY FOOTBALL.

A LEAGUE TOURNAMENT IN BIRMINGHAM.

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11

Sep
2017

In Events

By Nicola Gauld

11

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 11 September 1917

On 11, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 11 September 1917

LOCAL SOLDIERS HONOURED

EDGBASTON OFFICERS GALLANTRY

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10

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 10 September 1917

On 10, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 10 September 1917

BOY GAMBLERS

ARE THEY EARNING TOO MUCH MONEY?

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09

Sep
2017

In Events

By Nicola Gauld

Call for Papers: 1918-2018 The End of the War & The Reshaping of a Century

On 09, Sep 2017 | In Events | By Nicola Gauld

The University of Wolverhampton in association with the Western Front Association

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08

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 8 September 1917

On 08, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Evening Despatch

Saturday 8 September

A NATIVE OF BIRMINGHAM

FAMOUS WATER-COLOUR PAINTER’S RETURN FROM THE CONTINENT

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08

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 8 September 1917

On 08, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Saturday 8 September 1917

“NELSON DAY” IN BIRMINGHAM

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07

Sep
2017

In Events

By Nicola Gauld

Conference: North American Women and World War One

On 07, Sep 2017 | In Events | By Nicola Gauld

Saturday, 4 November 2017 10.30am – 3.30pm, CC 004 St. John’s Campus, Henwick Grove, Worcester, WR2 6AJ

Organised by The Women’s History Network, Midlands Region

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07

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 7 September 1917

On 07, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Friday 7 September 1917

SHOPBREAKING CHARGE

A BIRMINGHAM POLICEMAN’S FIND

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06

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 6 September 1917

On 06, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 6 September 1917

CHILDREN CHARGED.

A YOUTHFUL BIRMINGHAM HOUSEBREAKER

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06

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 6 September 1917

On 06, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 6 September 1917

THE SUGAR QUESTION

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05

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 5 September 1917

On 05, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Wednesday 5 September 1917

ILLNESS OF MR. JESSE COLLINGS, M.P.

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04

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 4 September 1917

On 04, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Tuesday 4 September 1917

MOTORS FOR SOLDIERS ON LEAVE

A BIRMINGHAM SCHEME

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04

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 4 September 1917

On 04, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Tuesday 4 September 1917

APPOINTMENT OF FOOD CONTROL OFFICERS

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03

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 3 September 1917

On 03, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 3 September 1917

BIRMINGHAM WOMAN’S REMARKABLE CAREER

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01

Sep
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 1 September 1917

On 01, Sep 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Saturday 1 September 1917

REV. J. WRIGHT WILLSON

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31

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 31 August 1917

On 31, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Friday 31 August 1917

“ONLY A BUTTON”

THROWING AT A BIRMINGHAM TRAM DRIVER

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30

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 30 August 1917

On 30, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Thursday 30 August 1917

GERMAN PRISONER CAPTURED IN BIRMINGHAM

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29

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 29 August 1917

On 29, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Wednesday 29 August 1917

THE EMPIRE MEDAL

HONOUR FOR TWO BIRMINGHAM WORKERS

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28

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 28 August 1917

On 28, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 28 August 1917

WOULD NOT WORK FOR HIS LIVING.

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27

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 27 August 1917

On 27, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 27 August 1917

BRAVE ASTON GIRL

EMPIRE MEDAL FOR MUNITION WORKER

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24

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 24 August 1917

On 24, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Friday 24 August 1917

FOOD COMMISSIONER FOR THE MIDLANDS

APPOINTMENT OF MR. R. J. CURTIS

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23

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 23 August 1917

On 23, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 23 August 1917

VOLUNTEER INSPECTION AT SOLIHULL

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23

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 23 August 1917

On 23, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 23 August 1917

BEQUESTS TO BIRMINGHAM CHARITIES

MOSELEY LADY’S ESTATE

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22

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 22 August 1917

On 22, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday 22 August 1917

SOLIHULL OFFICER’S GOOD WORK

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21

Aug
2017

In Events

By Nicola Gauld

Event: What the War Did…

On 21, Aug 2017 | In Events | By Nicola Gauld

What the War Did…Social Change During World War One
26-27 September 2017
National Memorial Arboretum

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21

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 21 August 1917

On 21, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 21 August 1917

FOURTEEN DAYS FOR BEGGING

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20

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 20 August 1917

On 20, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 20th August 1917

“I’M A POLICEMAN”

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18

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 18 August 1917

On 18, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Saturday 18 August 1917

CHARITY SPORTS

MILE FLAT WON BY A SPARKHILL MAN

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17

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 17 August 1917

On 17, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Friday 17 August 1917

WOMEN’S INGENIOUS FRAUD ON RAILWAY COMPANY

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17

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 17 August 1917

On 17, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Friday 17 August 1917

MAKING USE OF THE CANALS

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16

Aug
2017

In Project Updates

By Nicola Gauld

Project: Brandwood End Cemetery & WW1

On 16, Aug 2017 | In Project Updates | By Nicola Gauld

Swanshurst School recently undertook a WW1 project which involved a trip to Brandwood End Cemetery in Birmingham. The students were tasked with finding the graves of soldiers who had served in the Labour Corps during the War.

A short film capturing their activities can be viewed on YouTube.

 

16

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 16 August 1917

On 16, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 16 August 1917

THEFT FROM ALLOTMENTS

MAGISTRATES’ WARNING

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15

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 15 August 1917

On 15, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday 15 August 1917

TWO BIRMINGHAM BRANCH POST OFFICES TO BE CLOSED

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14

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 14 August 1917

On 14, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Tuesday 14 August 1917

“SPECIALS'” CONFLICT

ASSAULT CHARGES DISMISSED BY CITY MAGISTRATES

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13

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 13 August 1917

On 13, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 13 August 1917

LOST MEMORY RECOVERED

EFFECT OF SISTER-IN-LAW’S VISIT

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13

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 13 August 1917

On 13, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 13 August 1917

POTATO DISEASE

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