Ypres / Somme

27 April 2020 (4 days). A comprehensive tour of the main sites of the Salient – including laying a wreath at the Menin Gate ceremony – and sites on the Somme associated with the disastrous attack of July 1 1916. Travel via Eurostar and mini-bus. TYNE COT CEMETERY, HILL 62 (museum and preserved trenches), ESSEX FARM CEMETERY, VANCOUVER CORNER, HILL 60. And on the Somme – Devonshire Cemetery (Mansell Copse), Wing Corner, Fricourt, Bois Français, Crucifix Corner, Delville Wood, High Wood, Sunken Road / Hawthorn Ridge Mine, Serre Cemetery No 2, Wilfred Owen’s Dugout, Beaumont Hamel and the Newfoundland Memorial Park, Ulster Tower, Thiepval Memorial, La Boisselle mine crater; Vimy Ridge.

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