Edith Cavell: 'Patriotism is not enough.'

The story of Edith Cavell, a nurse remembered for helping soldiers of all nationalities.

First World War hero Jutland Jack

The story of the World War One navy hero, Jack Cornwell, also known as Jutland Jack.

Lord Kitchener: 'Your country needs you.'

Follow the story of the World War One secretary of state for war, Lord Horatio Kitchener.

Sir Douglas Haig - founder of the British Legion

The story of World War One commander-in-chief General Douglas Haig.

What toys did children play with during World War One?

Tommy goes on a mission to find new toys when he discovers his sister's bear is German.

What were air raids like during World War One?

Listen to one boy’s account of a London air raid in 1916 during World War One.

Why were some animals so important during World War One?

Learn about how animals worked and helped soldiers during World War One.

Why were streets quieter during World War One?

This animation shows us which methods of transport ruled our streets before cars.

Woman engineer Dame Caroline Haslett

The story of Caroline Haslett, the lady who opened up the world of engineering to women.

World War One canine hero Sergeant Stubby

The story of a World War One hero and courageous canine who was truly man's best friend.