Biddulph & District Genealogy & Historical Society Biddulph Grange

Biddulph and the Great War

On The Home Front


In this chapter we will study the response to the conflict by the local community and hope to consider: fund raising for the war effort, the Queen Mary’s Needlework Guild, Belgian refugees, local tribunals, the role of women, the effects on agriculture, food prices and rationing and the impact on local trade and industry.

Click on the headings to go to the appropriate chapter, as they become available.

Fund Raising

Queen Mary’s Needlework Guild

Belgian Refugees

Local Tribunals

The Rôle of Women

Agriculture, food prices and rationing

Local Trade and Industry


Local and Family History for the Biddulph area

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Last updated: On the 30th of March by DJO