‘Castleton Remembers’: The Opening of the World War 1 Exhibition

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‘Castleton Remembers’ Display in the Visitors Centre

The CHS Exhibition featuring the memories & photos of the people of Castleton during World War 1 was opened on August 1st by Mary Bagley of PDNPA & Peter Harrison of the CHS.  This project was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and gathered together a varied collection of material about the village during the war.  The exhibition is on display at Castleton Visitor Centre in the Darnbrough Room until 31 August during normal Centre opening times. Admission is free.

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Peter Harrison (CHS) & Mary Bagley (PDNPA)

 

The opportunity was also taken to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the partnership between CHS and PDNPA at the Visitors Centre where CHS houses its accredited museum.

A full report of the project and this event is available here:- WW1 exhibition report

WW1 cake

Maria’s delicious celebration cake

 

WW1 Kay etc

 

Poems & Paintings by the children of Castleton Primary School
Poems & Paintings by the children of Castleton Primary School

 

Children's work on the theme 'Poppies'

Children’s work on the theme ‘Poppies’

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