The Advance to Victory – 1 Day Tour

Tour Introduction

This coming year will mark the centenary of Imperial Germany’s last throw of the dice, the Spring Offensive known as the Kaiserschlacht, the Allied advance which followed and finally after more than four years and the over 16 million civilian and military deaths, the moment the guns finally fell silent.

With visits to Villers-Brentonneux, the Riqueval Bridge and the American Cemetery at Bony, this fascinating 1-day fully-guided tour follows the events of 1918 from the German advance through to the breaking of the Hindenburg Line. Topics covered include the development of All Arms Warfare, the entry of the United States into the Great War, the Treaty of Versailles much more.

Each member of the group will also receive a copy of Anglia’s unique, high quality aide memoire to The Great War on the Western Front. See a selection of images below:

Tour Information


  • France

Key Locations:

  • Villers - Brettonneux Australian Memorial
  • Heath CWGC Cemetery
  • Maissemy German Cemetery
  • Riqueval Bridge
  • Bony ABMC Cemetery

Transport Options:

  • Coach


  • 1-day

Very knowledgeable, personable and engaging for the students.

Headington School, WW1 Battlefields

Price Includes:

  • Fully guided
  • An executive coach for your exclusive use
  • 1 free teacher place for every 10 paying students
  • Tailor-made itinerary
  • Return crossings with ferry or Eurotunnel
  • All entrance fees associated with your visit

Topics Supported

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

The Changing Nature of Warfare

Warfare Through Time

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