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Dan Snow to speak in St Lawrence Church

TV historian Dan Snow Dan Snow – well known TV presenter and writer of history books, will be speaking in St Lawrence Church on Monday September 26th at 7.30 pm. The subject of his talk will be: Confusion of Command – Leadership on the Western Front.

Dan’s great-grandfather, Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas D’Oyly Snow was in the British Infantry and was one of the commanders on the Western Front.  He wrote memoirs during his time at War and Dan will be sharing with you some of the real facts and probably horrors that constituted life on the front line.

This talk has been organised by the Towcester Area World War 1 Commemoration Committee and is also being supported by the Rotary Club of Towcester.

Tickets can be purchased from the Rotary web site:

From Colemans – 193 Watling Street, Towcester

By contacting the Box Office on: 01327 352851

Or by emailing:

So if you’re an Historian, a World War 1 buff – or would simply just like to see Dan Snow live! Then don’t miss this unique opportunity.

Dan has kindly waived his usual fee so the ticket price for this is only £10 and includes a glass of wine or soft drink.  All profits will go to local good causes.

We recommend you book early to avoid disappointment as numbers will be limited.

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