First World War Research Group Study Day - The War Against the Ottoman Empire 1914-1918
The First World War Research Group invites you to attend a First World War Study Day.
On: Saturday 14 March 2020, from 10am to 5.30pm.
The Study Day will start promptly at 10am and is expected to finish at 5.30pm. The MC Entrance area will be staffed all day, please register upon arrival at MC001.
Venue: Room MC001, Lecture Theatre, Millenium City Building (MC) Building, City Campus Wulfruna (South), University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton WV1 1LY.
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||
Dr James Kitchen (Royal Military Academy Sandhurst)
‘Corps Command in the Middle Eastern Theatre: XX Corps and the Third Battle of Gaza’
|11.30 - 12.00noon||Coffee break|
|12.00 - 1.15pm||
James Halstead (Brunel University)
‘Airpower and Allenby’s Army: Combined Arms in Palestine 1917-1918’
|1.15 - 2.15pm||Lunch break|
|2.15 - 3.30pm||
Dr Phylomena Badsey (University of Wolverhampton)
‘Medical Evacuation at Gallipoli’
|3.30 - 4.00pm||Tea break|
|4.00 - 5.15pm||
Professor Gary Sheffield (University of Wolverhampton)
‘VIII Corps at Gallipoli: Morale, Leadership and Learning’
|5.15 - 5.30pm||Concluding Remarks|
Book and pay for your place
Places are allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis.
Please note payment can only be made by Eventbrite using the link above, or cheque/cash on the day 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.
Students - Booking for students via Eventbrite here
If you have any queries please email Jane Maclaren at J.Maclaren@wlv.ac.uk (Tel: 01902 321175).
Finance and Enterprise Assistant (FOSS)
University of Wolverhampton
Tel: 01902 321175
Lunch is not provided, however a range of eating establishments are available near the campus.
Access to the 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.
Transport and parking
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 MacLaren on J.Maclaren@wlv.ac.uk