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First World War Centenary

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Poppy appeal needs volunteer collectors

Life in wartime at IWMN exhibition

Life in wartime at IWMN exhibition

Captain Edward Bradbury VC born in Bowdon

Bowdon remembers its courageous son

Lieutenant Walton

Trafford artefacts on display at Imperial War Museum North exhibition

Galaxy ridden by Capt Nick Watson of the Kings Troop, Royal Horse Artillery receives the Honorary PDSA Dickin Medal on behalf of WWI war horse Warrior. Picture courtesy of Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

World War horse to get 'animal VC' for gallantry

Urmston choir marks First World War centenary

Urmston choir marks First World War centenary

Choir evening of  high emotion and music to commemorate First World War

Choir evening of high emotion and music to commemorate First World War

Sandwiches, cakes, hot dogs, beef burgers and tea, cream soda, Dandelion and Burdoch will be provided.

First World War picnic in Woodstock Park

Captain Edward Kinder Bradbury VC

First World War exhibition remembers Trafford war heroes

Share your First World War stories with Messenger

Share your First World War stories with Messenger

Trafford pays tribute to First World War sacrifice

Trafford pays tribute to First World War sacrifice

The Houses of Parliament were plunged in to darkness. Picture courtesy of Press Association.

VIDEO: Lights out for WW1 anniversary

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will join Prince Harry at the Tower of London today

Royals plant ceramic poppies to mark lives lost in First World War

Prince William was joined by wife Kate at the Allies' Memorial at Cointe.

VIDEO: Duke and Duchess attend WWI memorial service in Belgium

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Scouts to play Last Post at Trafford war memorials

Scouts to play Last Post at Trafford war memorials

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Cascade of one million poppy petals marks First World War centenary at Trafford Centre

Turn lights out to honour First World War dead

Turn lights out to honour First World War dead

Find out more about the First World War at IWMN

Find out more about the First World War at IWMN

Residents asked to honour war dead by  turning off lights

Residents asked to honour war dead by turning off lights

The Friends of Halecroft Park group is holding an event to commemorate the outbreak of the First World War.

Friends of Halecroft Park to hold First World War commemorative event

A closer look at D-Day

A closer look at D-Day

Soldiers playing the piano in the soldiers' Rec Room at the Stamford Military Hospital Dunham Massey

Stamford Military Hospital at Dunham Massey to stage live BBC broadcast

D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

SV Inveramsay;

Hale sailors commemorated - after nearly 100 years

Edgar Duerr

Remembering a device that saved lives - invented in Trafford

Internationally renowned sound artist Bill Fontana

Sounds of the First World War at IWM North

Cllr Anstee and Staff Sgt Matt Spruce of the 207 Field Regiment with the Stretford book of remembrance

Trafford Council plans to mark First World War anniversary

Trafford Council and IWM North launch 'Serving Stories' project

Trafford Council and IWM North launch 'Serving Stories' project

The Imperial War Museum North launches First World War centenary programme

The Imperial War Museum North launches First World War centenary programme

Do you have any First World War photographs?

Do you have any First World War photographs?

Kate Adie in the reconstructed main ward of the hospital

Former BBC war reporter launches Dunham Massey exhibition

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