Among the poets featured are those who were killed on 9th April - the first day of the Battle of Arras – R.E. Vernède, Edward Thomas, William Maunsell Scanlan, Walter Lightowler Wilkinson and Alexander James Mann. Also included are Wirral/Merseyside poets Geoffrey Wall, Leonard Comer Wall, Olaf Stapledon, James Laver and Percy Haselden.
The WOS is run by dedicated volunteers and is open Tuesdays – Fridays from 11 am until 2 p.m. Entry is free. Please check before visiting to make sure there is someone to welcome you: http://wilfredowenstory.com/ or call 07903 337995.
For those unable to visit the exhibition, there will be a commemorative book on sale later this year.The Wilfred Owen Story
34 Argyle Street