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The work in progress!

Repairs to the pathway to the top of the Butte

Some treads and foundations had seen better days

15 October 2021

The area outside the gate into the Butte

Final maintenance stint of 2021

All going to plan we will have caught up with all Covid delayed maintenance will

15 October 2021

The newsletter and insert!

Next Butte de Warlencourt Associates Newsletter

Bumper autumn edition now posted to Associates

06 October 2021

The 'first' strimmed area on the left at the front gate

Maintenance progressing very well indeed

One stint in November and we will be where we wanted to be.

30 September 2021

A photo of a previous issue of the high quality Associates newsletter

Latest Butte de Warlencourt Associates Newsletter

Will be posted mid week commencing 4 October 2021

30 September 2021

The chainsaw flashing blade - Charles Crossan

Maintenance has started again

Charles giving the bush at the entrance a hair cut!

03 September 2021

Bruce loading the paint into the car for transportation to the Butte

Paint for the Butte handrails, supports.

Wonderful donation from Butte associate Lee Morgan

15 August 2021

Henry in shock at his £250 animal health cert fee to enter France!

Fingers crossed but looking good - update!

Henry about to bite the vet for charging £250 for a certificate.

09 August 2021

Well worth a visit

Deborah the tank is on display at Flesquieres!

The 1917 Cambrai tank - article in Voix du Nord

28 July 2021

This accompanies the book History of the 8 Durham Light Infantry

The 8 Durham light infantry 50th Division

By popular request - maps covering plan of attacks

27 July 2021

A very proud Bill Bannerman

Happy 100th birthday to Bannermans Paint Studio

Helped with cost of paint used on Butte

19 July 2021

Non slip treads now in place following changes to the pathway

Good news - work has started on the Butte jobs to do list!

Everything was delayed due to covid except routine grass cutting

06 July 2021

The dreaded test results!

Travelling to France - June/July 2021

A plethora of paperwork

29 June 2021

The sign says it all.

Is it getting closer - update of earlier article : June 2021

Entering France - hopefully sooner than later

03 June 2021

by E.W. Short The Durham Light Infantry

Durham Light Infantry - Story of the Regiment

1943 booklet - sold for prisoner of war fund

12 May 2021