There's a whole range of special events, activities, exhibitions and engagement projects, giving you the chance to learn more about the First World War and its impact on the city.

Silence and Poetry to honour Somme fallen

Friday 1 July 2016
Alongside the national commemorations in Manchester Salford will pay its own tributes to the hundreds of brave Salford sons who fell at the Battle of the Somme.

The Somme - Salford will Remember

Friday 1 July - Sunday 3 July 2016
Salford is planning a weekend of events in July to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Salford's most brutal battle.