Date: Saturday 9 September 2023
Time: 11:00am-3.30pm
Venue: Coventry Cathedral, 
Priory St, Coventry CV1 5AB


Do you have any Second World War related stories and objects passed down to you from your parents, grandparents and other family members? Would you like to share and preserve these objects and stories for future generations?

Bring your diaries, letters, photographs, memoirs, objects or stories about your family’s experience in the war to Coventry Cathedral to be recorded and added to our freely-available, online archive.

Volunteers will be on hand from 11am to 3.30pm to welcome you and help record your story and photograph your objects.

For more information and to register your interest, please visit Coventry Cathedral website. For enquiries about this event, please email

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