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News

Next newsletter out soon

Butte de Warlencourt Associates Newsletter

Next issue will be posted week commencing 15 February

12 February 2021

A section of the home page viewed from a laptop.

Mobile version of Butte Website

Works starts to improve appearance on mobile devices

29 January 2021

Seven pages now in Gallery

The attack on the Butte of 5 November 1916 by the 9 Durham Light Infantry

Copies of war diary entries now in Gallery section

31 December 2020

Now and then on the Butte pathway

Lockdown or versions of life as at Christmas Eve!

It seems to be getting worse than better.

24 December 2020

Access made easier

The top sections of the walkway to the top of the Butte - improvements now completed.

Major work now finished!

18 November 2020

Bapaume in WW1.The rue d'Albert (D929) showing the area of the current day Carrefour.

Addition to History section of website - WW1 arrives at Bapaume!

Check out the History Overview section!

08 October 2020

The wood ready to go!

The pathway to the summit - wood now bought!

Pathway flattening work planned to start shortly!

05 October 2020

A must buy!

New pieces added to Post 1914 section of the website

Covering the attacks on the Butte and the weather conditions late in 1916.

23 September 2020

autumn 2020 newsletter

Latest Butte de Warlencourt Associates Newsletter

Went in post today - 3 September 2020

03 September 2020

The top sections of the path.

Good news in very unusual times!

The top sections of the pathway

15 May 2020

The COVID mist clouds over the Butte

COVID 19 - working weekend etc. Mid May update.

We will meet again ... but when?

14 May 2020

A view of the page.

The site's History pre 1914 section

Good news - now up and running

12 February 2020

The Butte from the track leading to it from the main road.

Butte Working Weekend dates for 2020

Plus the chance to come to the Morval BBQ!

16 November 2019

First board inside entrance.

WFA information boards erected in June. Feedback very positive.

Big thank you to the WFA branches and members who sponsored the cost of the boards

01 November 2019

The association's logo

Hawthorne Ridge Crater Association

HRCA logo

27 August 2019