On: Saturday 1 December 2018, from 10am to 5.30pm. The Study Day will start promptly at 10am and is expected to finish at 5.30pm
Special convenor: Professor Peter Simkins
Venue: Room MC001, Lecture Theatre, Millenium City Building (MC) Building, City Campus Wulfruna (South), University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton WV1 1LY.
Please note change of venue. Delegates can access the Millennium City Building via the main entrance to the Ambika Paul Building, off St. Peter’s Square – a map is available here.
Cost: £20 per head for external attendees, University of Wolverhampton students £10 per head. Tea and coffee included.
|10.00 - 10.15am||Welcome and Introduction|
|10.15 - 11.30am||
Professor Stephen Badsey (University of Wolverhampton) ‘“The War Must Be Ended”: 1918 on the Western Front’
|11.30 - 12.00noon||Coffee break|
|12.00 - 1.15pm||
Dr Spencer Jones (University of Wolverhampton) ‘British Memoirs of the Great War’
|1.15 - 2.15pm||Lunch break|
|2.15 - 3.30pm||
Colonel Alistair McClusky (Independent Scholar) ‘The Battles of the Hindenburg Line 1918: Haig’s Operational Masterpiece’
|3.30 - 4.00pm||Tea break|
|4.00 - 5.15pm||
Dr Oliver Wilkinson (University of Wolverhampton) ‘Home By Christmas? British Prisoners of War and the End of the War’
|5.15 - 5.30pm||Concluding Remarks|
Places are allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis.
Please note payment can only be made by cheque or through the university website, and a formal University of Wolverhampton receipt can be issued, which you can use to claim expenses if required. Other methods of payment are possible, please ask for details.
If you have any queries please email Jane Buckingham firstname.lastname@example.org
Enterprise Adminstrator (FOSS)
University of Wolverhampton
Tel: 01902 321175
Lunch is not provided, however a range of eating establishments are available near the campus.
Delegates can either access the MH Building (Mary Seacole Building) via the main entrance to the MU Building (Lord Swraj Paul Building), take the lift up to Floor 2 and then exit the back entrance to MU into the courtyard and then into MH or via the gate on the Stafford Road. There will be signposting and helpers to show you the way.
For anyone walking from the railway station, there is a gate leading to the MH Building from Stafford Street.
Details and maps are available here. MC Building is on City Campus Wulfruna map.
Parking will be difficult near the campus.
The railway station is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the venue. The multi-story car park at the railway station has cheap weekend rates.
Please note that University parking is not availlable.
If disabled access is required please contact Jane Buckingham on FossFinance@wlv.ac.uk