Kensington Gardens Trench – 2017

A WW1 Trench in Kensington Gardens We had the opportunity to design and construct a trench system in the centre of London in September 2017. The idea was do create an interactive display highlighting the role of the Camouflage School that was constructed in Kensington Gardens in 1916. Our designer, James Gage, come up with

Dorset Steam Fair – 2017

The Great Dorset Steam Fair Once againg the Dorset Steam Fair was fantastic. For those that haven’t been the site is absolutely huge with bars, music and every food stall you can imagine. The trench was immaculate and the 10th Essex shared duties with our good friends the Royal West Kents. The Garrison fired two

Batemans 2017

The New Recruit at Batemans Early August saw the group return to one of our favourite places, Batemans WW1 event in East Sussex. Set in the grounds of Rudyard Kipling’s house, the 10th Essex along with our friends from The Rifles LHG, the WFA and 14-21, once again delighted the crowds in this idyllic location.

Thiepval to Tyne Cot 100 miles (22 – 25 July 2017)

100 Mile Charity Walk The 31st July 2017 will mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the 3rd Battle of Ypres more commonly known as Passchendaele.  We intend to mark this occasion and remember all those who took part in the battles by marching 100 miles from the Thiepval Memorial along the battlefields eventually