A history of Christchurch in seven strolls - Stroll 6: Memorial Bench

Discover historic gems in the town of Christchurch, Dorset

Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, the team at Red House Museum have created seven short films that reveal the fascinating stories behind some unique historical points of interest in Christchurch.

Fortnightly, we will share one of these films on Culture on Call and invite you to explore the ‘Still Strolling’ app to find out more and locate these unique and quirky town features on the map.

Stroll 6: Memorial Bench

This week we visit the Memorial Bench, which was installed in 2014 to commemorate 100 years since the start of World War I.

To download the app for IOS click here or Android click here.


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