An immersive experience celebrating the Royal Welch Fusiliers at Wrexham Hightown Barracks will be held this October.

The Royal Welch Fusiliers Museum has announced the much-anticipated RWF FEST, which is an immersive in-person event where visitors will discover the rich history and heritage of the Royal Welch Fusiliers.

Scheduled for Saturday, October 7 from 9.30 am until 4pm, RWF FEST offers a unique opportunity for history enthusiasts, military aficionados, and curious minds to delve into the fascinating world of the Royal Welch Fusiliers.

Event highlights include:

  • The Adventurous Life of Lt.Col. Charles Doughty-Wylie, VC with Anne Pedley
  • The RWF and Wrexham with Col. Nick Lock
  • Percy: A Story of 1918 with Prof. Peter Doyle
  • Evolution of RWF Uniforms with Richard Marren
  • An exploration of RWF Collections from the Archives and Georgian military medical equipment from a private collector.

To reserve your spot and learn more about the event, please visit:

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You can also explore the exclusive auction item generously donated by sculptor Nick Elphick. Bidding closes at the event. Preview the item and place your bid at:

RWF FEST is made possible with the generous support of the event sponsors, Wrexham County Borough Council and artist Nick Elphick.

RWF FEST promise to captivate, educate, and inspire, whether you are a passionate history buff, an eager student, or simply seeking a day of interactive exploration.