Newark Town Hall - Newark - Nottinghamshire - NG24 1DU - tel: 01636 680333
World War 1 Events 2014-2018
Poppy Trail - WW1 trail commemorating 1914-18
WW1 Poppy Trail designed for families and linking into the Town Council's permanent collection of paintings and artefacts from WWI. There are separate activities for children which include designing a poppy for the Poppy Wall.
World War 1 Paintings (from private collection)
This painting by Michael Lees shows the 8th Battalion of the Sherwood Foresters leaving for War on 10 August 1914. The original painting can be seen on the first floor of the Town Hall.
Temporary Collection of Peter Brannan's work
This display of oil paintings from a private collection will be on view until December 2016, and it includes some drawings.
Peter Brannan (1926-1994) - for further biographical information please see our drop down menu on the Art Collection page.