Black and white image of Swan and Edgar department store, Piccadilly, London, September 1914, with a patriotic banner saying "National emergency, join today - make victory swift & sure".
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Swan and Edgar department store, Piccadilly, London, September 1914 with patriotic banner.
Swan and Edgar department store, Piccadilly, London, September 1914 with patriotic banner.

Help Research the Home Front

Help us to research and tell the story of the Home Front during the First World War (World War One, WW1 or WWI).

Despite there being many traces and memories of how England was transformed by the war, most are unrecognised, neglected, or derelict, and many are still to be re-discovered.

There are opportunities for history groups, schools and individual people to get involved. You can research and record sites and even do some scuba diving!  

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