Articles Tagged 'WW1'

The Tower of London

The Tower of London Marks the Anniversary of WWI with Poppies

A beautiful installation is to be officially unveiled at the Tower of London tomorrow (August 5) to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red is an artwork by Paul Cummins for which he created hundreds of thousands of ceramic poppies—the British ceremonial flower of […]


Over There: ‘War Horse’ and World War I

The First World War (1914-1918) is revisited, in all its horror, in War Horse, the new film from director Steven Spielberg. Based on a novel of the same name by English author Michael Morpurgo, War Horse follows the adventures of its four-legged equine hero, Joey, as he is tamed and trained by a Devonshire farm […]