Study Day on Women, Work and the First World War [Inverness]

23 April 2018, Starts: 10:15, Ends: 16:00

Women, Work and the First World War

Highland Archive Centre, Inverness

A free and open study day bringing community and academic audiences together to learn more about current research on Women and Work in the First World War, the archival and digital resources available to those planning to conduct their own research and centenary funding opportunities for community projects.

The event will include:

  • Panel discussions by leading First World War historians on the women's experiences during the First World War
  • A film screening and talk on the MARRI (Medals All Round Research Initiative) Project
  • A monologue from an original First World War play
  • Q&A session
  • Workshops on different elements of research into women and the First World War

For full details and to book your place please visit:

High Life Highland and the University of the Highlands and Islands are co-hosting this open and free study day with the First World War Centenary Partnership, led by Imperial War Museums, Gateways to the First World War, Living Legacies 1914-18 and Reflections on the Centenary of the FWW.

For further information please contact Dr Sam Carroll at

Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), The Goods Shed, The Old Station, Strathpeffer, Ross-Shire, Scotland IV14 9DH
Tel: +44 (0)77888 35466 Email: