Across Britain, events are commemorating the centenary of the First World War (1914 to 1918). In Herefordshire, the official programme is organised by the First World War Commemoration Committee, led by the Lord-Lieutenant. To find out more, email lieutenancy@herefordshire.gov.uk or write to Herefordshire Lieutenancy Office, c/o Herefordshire Council, Plough Lane Offices, Plough Lane, Hereford HR4 0LE.

Herefordshire events for 2018 to 2019

Visit the events page for more World War 1 centenary events across the county.

Year Details
2019  
29 June Centenary of the return of Herefordshire Light Infantry Colours: events in Leominster, Queenswood, Hereford Station and High Town. Linked with Armed Forces Day and the Rifles exercising their Freedom of Hereford and performing a Sounding of Retreat.