Events in and around Weardale

'To Serve King and Country': Exploring the role of Teesdale in WWI

Date: Saturday 20 October 2018 until Sunday 03 March 2019
Location: Barnard Castle - The Bowes Museum
Postcode: DL12 8NP
Starts: 10.00 Finishes: 17.00
Cost: Included in admission charge to Museum. Free to passholders.
Contact: The Bowes Museum Tel: 01833 690606 Email:

This exhibition commemorates Teesdale's response to the call to arms during the First World War and marks the culmination of a five-year First World War Commemoration project supported by the National Lottery. The response of local people, the home front and heroism in the face of war will unfold through memorabilia, stories and accounts, as you explore this poignant exhibition.

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