Exhibition: The Trench Bodmin

'Somme of the boys' from 7 DCLI during the First World War - image credit Cornwall's Regimental Museum

Start date: August 1, 2018

End date: December 1, 2018

As part of Cornwall’s First World War commemorations in 2018, Collective Arts, Cornwall’s Regimental Museum and Bodmin & Wenford Railway presented an intense an immersive theatrical experience: The Trench at Bodmin.

As part of this incredible project, the museum produced hold a very special exhibition, telling the stories of 80 local men who risked everything during the ‘Great War’. This exhibition is now on display in the museum, until the end of 2018.


Richard Trembeth was one of 7 serving brothers from Bodmin during the First World War.
Richard Trembeth was one of 7 serving brothers from Bodmin.

Find out more: What is The Trench Bodmin?


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