‘Your Country Needs You!’ Experience at Trowbridge Library, 12th April 2017

“Your Country Needs You!” Experience – FREE EVENT

Trowbridge Library, County Hall

April 12th 2017 @ 1030am – 1pm


Your Country Needs You! … at Trowbridge Library for a fascinating, fun and FREE look at the First World War. Discover what happened when men volunteered for King and Country then have your photograph taken in uniform – the perfect memento for your sweetheart back home –  or try on a nurse’s outfit and experience life as a Voluntary Aid Detachment nurse – only for those with a strong constitution! The recruitment office is open to all ages and you can drop-in from 10.30 to 1pm.

County Hall will also be displaying the WW1 themed exhibition ‘A Call to Arms’ until Thursday 20th April, as part of the HLF funded ‘Wiltshire at War’ project. Do pop in over this time to see it.

Corsham Hospital
Staff and patients at Corsham Red Cross Hospital, c.1915


Venue Details:

Ground Floor, County Hall, Bythesea Rd, Trowbridge BA14 8JNX. Telephone: 01225 716700

Standard Opening Hours: 

830am – 7pm Monday to Friday

9am – 5pm Saturday

Note that opening hours over Easter may differ – please check the library’s website for more information.

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