The Women's Land Army was first formed in 1917.
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Thousands of WW1 stories retold by BBC for centenary

More than a thousand stories from WW1 will be told in a series launched by the BBC.

The project is designed to link to the centenary of the Great War and uncover the role of communities during in the conflict.

Land girl Agnes Greatorex tells her story about swapping domestic service for life outdoors at Green Farm, Ely in Cardiff.

The farm, now a hostel for the homeless, had a dairy herd supplying milk to a nearby hospital.

Also, historian Dr Gethin Matthews spoke to Felicity Evans.

WI started in Wales during Great War

  • 24 Feb 2014
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