UK Great War Tour

Tour Introduction

If your school is not able to travel across to France or Belgium, Anglia is delighted to offer a UNIQUE fully-guided, Great War tour, based wholly in the UK. This school tour has been designed specifically to enable your entire year group to benefit from the Anglia experience.

With visits to:

  • a former Great War training camp
  • Commonwealth and German Military cemeteries
  • a reconstructed trench system
  • the National Memorial Arboretum

The tour will cover themes including:

  • recruitment and training of the British Expeditionary Force
  • trench construction and trench warfare
  • illness, injuries and treatment on the Western Front
  • the development and use of gas
  • the impact of the Great War

 

There will also be an opportunity for the group to see period equipment and weaponry.

Tour Information

Destination:

  • UK & Ireland

Key Locations:

  • Cannock Chase
  • Staffordshire Regiment Museum
  • National Memorial Arboretum

Transport Options:

  • Coach


Duration:

  • 1 or 2 days

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Price Includes:

  • Fully guided
  • Dedicated admin support throughout
  • An executive coach for your exclusive use
  • 1 free teacher place for every 10 paying students
  • All entrance fees associated with your visit
  • An education resource booklet for all participants


Topics Supported

These tours support all programmes of study and specifications covering:

War and British Society

Causes and Events of the First World War

Britain, Europe and the Wider World: 1901-Present Day

Britain at War

The Impact and Experience of war in Britain


View Sample Itinerary

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