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Events

Waterloo Association Study Day - The Battle of Quatre Bras 1815

Saturday 16th June 2018

Waterloo Association - Midlands Group Study Day

Saturday, 16th June 2018, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm

 

Venue: Coten End Primary School, Coten End, Warwick CV34 4NP.  The school is only a short walk from the railway station and has ample car parking.

 

 

Programme

 

‘Remembering Quatre Bras’

 

Registration 10:00 - 10:30 (tea and coffee available)

 

The Dutch-Belgians at Quatre Bras

Paul F. Brunyee

 

The French at Quatre Bras

Julian Spilsbury

 

Twelve interesting facts about the Battle of Ligny

Ian Binnie

 

12.45-13.45 Lunch in the local area, options  range from a real ale pub to a Portuguese cafe

 

Afternoon - visit to the Fusiliers Museum with two presentations

 

“The 6th Foot in the Napoleonic Wars” and “The Waterloo Medal”

 

Please note - there is no access to the first floor for wheelchair users.

 

Tickets are £5 which can be paid on the door but places must be booked in advance via the contact details below

 

 

 

 

 
 

For further information.

 

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