Winstanley Remembers….

Yesterday our whole school took part in an act of Remembrance to commemorate the end of the First World War. Students all created their own tribute to anyone who has lost their life through conflict. Our theme was ‘Everyone Remembered, Everyone Included’ and we asked students to really think about people they might like to…

Everyone Included – Remembrance 2018

Over the next two weeks, in the run up to 11th November, we are going to remember people who are and have been affected by war and conflict Every member of our school community will remember someone who has been affected by conflict We will commemorate them as a school 9th November 2018   Remembrance…

Getting ready for the centenary

Everyone Included. At Winstanley we are currently planning how we will mark the centenary of the end of World War One this November. We will be joining in with the Royal British Legion and aiming to ensure that Everyone is remembered. This project aims to remember the fallen of World War One and everyone can…

November 2017 – Launch of our community WW1 legacy project

A few years ago we held a really successful WW1 day in school.  This Friday, on 10th November 2017 we will be launching a special legacy project across the school as we enter the final year of the WW1 centenary.  On Friday 10th the whole school will pause for two minutes silence and again, we…

NEW PHOTOS PAGE

There are new photos of the June Battlefields Trip on the HOME page of the blog.  Email me your photos on my school email and I will upload them Thanks Mrs R x

An amazing day…

An amazing day at the Somme, we travelled to the Somme region this morning and experienced the battlefields. We started at Sheffield Memorial Park which was a very wet walk up no mans land to the remaining front line trenches.  We looked at the cemeteries and listened to some war poetry. After this we travelled to…

Arrived safe and well

Arrived safe and sound after a long journey.  Off to the somme Valley in the morning

Itinerary of the Tour 20th June – 22nd June

COACH PICK-UP – 7:00am Winstanley Community College.  Please be at school between 6:30 am and 6:45am so that we can leave school at 7:00am. Monday, 20 June, 2016 16:00 IN FLANDERS FIELDS MUSEUM You are plunged into the Great War with original films of the completely destroyed city and the battlefields around it. 17:00 BOARD YOUR…