Posts From the monthly archives: "July 2019"
Reenactors posed around WWII jeep

Full 2019 Lineup Event title: Children’s Storytime: Wojtek War Hero Bear with author Jennifer Robertson Date: Saturday 3 August Time: At 11am & 12pm Location: Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries (Children’s Library) Description: The tale of a very special bear, told by author Jennifer Robertson. When a tiny orphaned bear cub is adopted…(Read More)

In the run up to Defend Fife this year, the event organisers Forth Pilgrim were asked by a Rosyth group if they could do a talk about Fife during WW2 for the retired ladies who meet there. Forth Pilgrim director, Roger Pickering, said: ”After a very short talk I passed out the different trays from…(Read More)

A Dunfermline history festival was recently recognised in the House of Commons. Defend Fife WWII History Festival was commended in a motion by Dunfermline MP Douglas Chapman, who noted that the event hopes to attract 5000 visitors to the area on the first weekend of August. The festival, now in its third year, is organised…(Read More)