The inaugural day school of the First World War research group was held on Saturday 16 November 2013 and focused on the theme: 'Aspects of the History of the First World War'.
The following talks were given on the day:
Professor Gary Sheffield - University of Wolverhampton
'Not Sleepwalking: The Origins of the First World War Revisited'
Professor Stephen Badsey - University of Wolverhampton
'Outlasting the Enemy: Home Fronts and Fighting Fronts 1914-18'
Professor John Buckley - University of Wolverhampton
'A 1917-18? Defence Trade and Power Air Menace: U-boat the Defeating'
Dr Spencer Jones - University of Wolverhampton
'The artillery must willingly sacrifice itself": Royal Artillery Tactics 1902-1914'