The Second World War Experience Centre


Our mission: To collect and encourage access to the surviving testimony of men and women who lived through the years of the Second World War and to ensure that different audiences share and learn from the personal recollections preserved in the collection.

Saving personal experiences of wartime in World War Two


The Centre’s leaflets, kindly sponsored by DC Care Property Agency , are now available. To find out more about how we preserve and share wartime memories, CLICK HERE for a general information leaflet. There are many ways you can help us: by donating memories of wartime life, becoming a volunteer or making a financial gift to support our urgent work



You missed it! - The 2014 Lecture Series!!

CLICK HERE for full information.

Don’t miss our BBC Radio 4 appeal!

You can hear Jonathan Dimbleby make an appeal on behalf of the Centre on the Radio 4 Website.

Jonathan Dimbleby

The Centre is a Registered charity. To make a donation to help us secure the future of these valuable memories, please go to

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