Category Archives: Events

Gunner Gilbert Hardy Midgley

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Gunner Gilbert Hardy Midgley has been admitted to the Perpetual Roll of Honour with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. We received the notification from them yesterday January 29, 2018. We submitted his details for consideration just a year ago on January 27, 2017. Gilbert went down to Great…
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“One Street in Parkwood” talk at Keighley Library

On February 14, 2018 I will be giving an illustrated talk entitled "One Street in Parkwood" which follows the fortunes of a number of men from the Parkwood area of Keighley who served during the Great War and will discuss the effects on the area. The talk is hosted by Keighley and District Local History…
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Remembrance Day 2017 – names of the fallen.

We've completed our lists of names of the fallen for 1917, for Keighley, and several villages in the area. they are now available on-line here: https://www.menofworth.org.uk/events/remembrance/the-fallen-of-1917/ https://www.menofworth.org.uk/events/remembrance/the-fallen-of-1917/ Please contact us if you know of a name that you think is missing! We're also very pleased to announce that we have now gained six volunteers who…
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