Why did Britain win the First World War?

Gareth Howell

East Midlands
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Paid: £40, depending on distance from Nottingham, I will work for less for charities
20th July 2018
WW1 | World War 1 | Military History

What factors allowed the British to emerge Victorious in the First World War? How and why did we win? Given the losses, could we in fact be said to have won? A defence of British generalship, and the fighting ability of the BEF.

Duration: Up to one hour

Prices vary depending on distance from Nottingham, I will work for less for charities

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About Gareth Howell

I regularly appear on BBC Radio Nottingham as an historical adviser, most notably as the military historian when Armed Forces Day was hosted at Nottingham. I have also spoken on BBC Notts on topics as diverse as Richard 3rd, the tanks, the home guard and the Easter Rising (for which I also appeared on a programme with BBC Ulster). I am also a regular guest speaker for Abingdon Museum in Oxfordshire, the British Biomedical Institute, Buxton Museum and various Rotary clubs. I have done some TV work for BBC Ulster and for Channel 4. If you have a particular interest for a history talk that's not on the list, feel free to ask if I'd be able to field a talk on the subject, after all the worst I could say is no!

I am a confident and engaging speaker after many years teaching in a Nottingham Secondary school.

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