The Stonyhurst Somme Conference
Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th May, 2016
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To commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, there will be a national two-day conference at Stonyhurst to which all are warmly invited.
The first day, 18th May, will be for schools, with workshops and talks, for Years 6 and 7.
The following day, 19th May will be for adults.
We are pleased to welcome speakers from leading organisations, including the Imperial War Museum, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and the Rugby Football Union.
We have great pleasure to announce that the guest speaker will be Peter Barton, TV Broadcaster and Historian, who is one of the foremost authorities of the battle.
Ticket prices for schools on 18th May will be £5 per head.
Please bring along a packed lunch.
Ticket prices for 19th May will be £55.
Refreshments will be provided, including a lunchtime buffet.
Both days will begin at 10 am and will close at 4.30 pm.
Please follow the link below to reserve your place.