Journey's End is the most famous play about the Great War and its author, 
R C Sherriff, saw all his frontline service with the 9th Battalion East Surrey Regiment. Michael Lucas will tell how he came to write the book, for which he drew on the records of the East Surrey Regiment and Sherriff's own papers held at Surrey History Centre. The talk will be copiously illustrated to show the experience on both sides of no man's land. Click for details.... Celebrating the bicentenary ofthe birth of one of the greatest authors in the English Language - Charles Dickens - Elmbridge Borough Council and The RC Sherriff Trust are looking for short stories and poems that celebrate one of his favourite subjects, Christmas. Whether a tale of youthful delusions, a ghostly visitation or a memory of a fireside and a quiet home, here is your opportunity to become a storyteller of the  21st century. Click for details....

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