1.00 pm & 3.00 pm: Words of WWI
Film screening featuring 10 powerful poems. The film-makers will be on hand to explain how they turned each poem into a gripping visual piece that matches intensive imagery to the rhythm of the words.
2.00 pm: ‘Time, Gentlemen, Please’ – Armistice Tales from the Trenches
Dr Simon Walker of the University of Strathclyde walks us through the trenches as we explore how soldiers responded to news of the Armistice – from disbelief and detachment to shock and jubilation.
All Day: Ask a WWI Soldier
Living history experts occupy the trenches and answer your questions about life as a soldier serving in the First World War.
All Day: Make a Poppy
Make a poppy (of any colour) to commemorate those who were affected by WWI.
2060 Pollokshaws Rd
Glasgow, G43 1AT