Commemorating the many lives lost from the Cheshire regiments throughout WW1.

Created as a trench watch, similar to those worn by many soldiers, this timepiece counts days as they pass by 100 years on and the lives lost by that point 100 years ago. Telegrams are show from the different regiments across the world and at home appearing throughout the four year period.

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Cheshire Archive Photos Etched onto Glass in Stunning Glass Work for Tatton Commemorative Flame

The beautifully designed glass work around the Commemorative Flame at Tatton Park has WW1 archive photographs etched into each panel.

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View and Share WW1 Photos

Share your photographs with the Cheshire East Reflects online community

Visit our gallery for a fantastic selection of World War I photographs from archives and events, along with photographs uploaded by members of the public.

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Cheshire East War Memorials

£100,000 council grant for repairs

Cheshire East Council provided £100,000 to fund repairs and refurbishment of First World War memorials across the Borough in honour of those who gave their lives for their country in the Great War.
Although the funding scheme has now closed you can view the successful recipients via the link below.

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Cheshire East Reflects

Extracts from poem

‘The leaves you sent across the sea, They brought a breath of home to me; I felt that with the three leaved spray, That in each leaf a season lay.’ The Rose of England cannot vie With wattle blooms when our men die.’ So we against the foe must stand, For liberty and our homeland.’ – E.R.H, On a gift of leaves

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