History of the Great War comes to life at village display

PUBLISHED: 14:02 18 November 2014 | UPDATED: 14:03 18 November 2014

First World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, Grenville Goodson, with war medals of Henry Clark, who fought in both wars

First World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, Grenville Goodson, with war medals of Henry Clark, who fought in both wars

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Dozens of people enjoyed a display of First World War items and information held in the village hall, in Littleport.

First World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, Neil Bignell, of the Royal Norfolk History Group.First World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, Neil Bignell, of the Royal Norfolk History Group.

The free event ran on Saturday and Sunday, with entertainment provided by Littleport Lyrics and refreshments from Littleport WI.

It was hosted by the village’s 1914-2014 Committee and saw costumed re-enactors, information stands and information on villagers who served in the conflict.

There was also an exhibition of work by pupils of Littleport Community Primary School and a display by the Field Theatre Group in light of their war-inspired recent production, Field of War.

First World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, (l-r) June Bird, Hilary Chapman-Fisher, Diane Palmer, and Pat Ollive, serving the teasFirst World War exhibition, at Littleport Village Hall, (l-r) June Bird, Hilary Chapman-Fisher, Diane Palmer, and Pat Ollive, serving the teas

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