History society to mark WWI centenary

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The Conisbrough and Denaby Main Local History Group is planning a week of events to commemorate the centenary of the Great War.

The week of activities will take place from March 15-22 at Conisbrough library.

There will be over 200 stories with accompanying photographs on display, telling the story of the many acts of heroism and sacrifice of people from the area.

A range of posters demonstrating the atmosphere and nationalism of the time will also be on display, as well as a selection of memorabilia including documents and medals from the time that will be shown during the week.