In Pictures: Poppies At The Tower Of London | Londonist. Poppies to commemorate the anniversary.

Ceramic Poppies Flow Like Blood from the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI Artist Paul Cummins, stage designer Tom Piper

"Portrait of a soldier," Eric Kennington (1888-1960)

"Portrait of a soldier," Eric Kennington He served in the Artists Rifles as a young man.

Tribute: This sculpture of a World War One soldier reflecting on the war just a minute aft...

Tribute: This sculpture of a World War One soldier reflecting on the war just a minute after peace was declared will be in place for three months on Seaham seafront in County Durham

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Remarque. Few novels have described the reality of the First World War with such honesty and raw eloquence as All Quiet on the Western Front. The most famous German anti-war novel, it was based on Remarque’s own experiences in the trenches. Over a million copies were sold in the year after its first publication in 1929, and an award-winning film adaptation followed in 1930. The book was later banned by the Nazis, who also revoked Remarque’s…

All Quiet on the Western Front book by Erich Maria Remarque - the Folio Society.

The Shot at Dawn Memorial is situated at the National Memorial Arboretum and commemorates 306 soldiers who were executed in the First World War. The statue was funded by the artist and gifted to the nation on behalf of the relatives of the executed men.

The Shot at Dawn Memorial is situated at the National Memorial Arboretum and commemorates 306 soldiers who were executed in the First World War. The statue was funded by the artist and gifted to the nation on behalf of the relatives of the executed men.

Journey's End by R. C. Sherriff.  Classic drama about British soldiers involved in trench warfare during the First World War.  (822 SHE)

A play set in the trenches of the First World War showing the emotional journey some of the men went through. Although Act 1 seems quite slow, stick with it, as it is a fantastic play.loved the production when it toured!

A moving story about a horse in World War 1 - the POV is unusually the horse, but it works.  Now a successful film and stage play too

A moving story about a horse in World War 1 - the POV is unusually the horse, but it works. Now a successful film and stage play too

Birdsong - The Novel of the First World War

May and June 2014 Doncaster Read. Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

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