Leics & Rutland Western Front Association talk

30 March 2015

7.00 pm for a 7.30 pm start – Monday 30 March 2015

Talk 1: Leicester Goes to War

by Philip French, Curator of Newarke Houses Museum

Talk 2: Moncel – The final ‘Lance on Lance’ Charge

by Col. Phil Watson

The story of the 9th Lancers engaging the Prussian Dragoon Guards, which saw the last “lance on lance” charge of WW1 on 4th September 1914.

The Elms Social and Ex-Services Club (formerly Royal British Legion), Bushloe End (entrance on Launceston Road), Wigston, Leicester, LE18 2BA

Meetings are held in the main concert room on the left at the top of the main corridor.

The venue is disabled access friendly.

Free car parking is available via Launceston Road.