Tagged: world war one

Andrew Burdett reading at the lectern in Reading Minster.

Reading at WWI Remembrance Service – 6 July 2014

I was honoured to be asked, as a recent Queen’s Scout Award recipient, to read at a service held to commemorate the start of the First World War. It was a real privilege but, more than that, it was enormously humbling. I’m very grateful for having been asked to participate.

War Horse Q&A – 19 August 2010

A great organisation that my Mum’s known about for a long time is ‘Kids’ Week’. Every summer, the event (which is now, ironically, a fortnight long) offers free tickets to children to see some...

Was WWII Hitler’s War? – 29 April 2010

What do we mean ‘Hitler’s War’? In order to answer the question, we must first understand what we mean by ‘Hitler’s War’. In this case, we’ll take it to mean a war which was...