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Remember WW1: embracing the spirit of the Home Front

Lest we forget: Remember WW1 pays tribute to the women on the home front who served on the land and in hospitals, as well as the servicemen ...

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In Pictures: Poppies At The Tower Of London | Londonist. Poppies to commemorate the anniversary.

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The donkey born in a First World War trench which became a mascot for British troops

War donkey: Jimmy in the 1920s with one of his keepers after he was 'demobbed'. he was born at the Somme in 1916 and saved countless soldiers' lives

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The dark secrets of the French forest blocked off 100 years after WW1

Battle of Verdun French forest is still littered with WW1 bodies, arsenic and shells | Daily Mail Online

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The second battalion of the Monmouthshire Regiment in the trenches, Le Bizet, April 1915

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Heartbreaking photos of troops on the eve of the Somme 100 years ago

Compared with what was to follow, the weeks leading up to the bloodiest battle in British history were a gentle calm before the storm, as these astonishing 100-year-old photographs show.

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The evolution of British Army equipment through 100 years of conflict; from 1914 to 2014. Since the First World War, the British soldiers' personal kit has continuously improved to meet the new challenges of warfare. To commemorate the centenary of WW1, see how equipment capabilities through through major conflicts compare and take a look at future military technology.

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