BBC3 drama Our World War

Our World War: a fitting swansong for doomed BBC3

Fri 15 Aug, AT 09:21 Holden Frith

Drama of a young man's refusal to join a British deserter's firing squad makes memorable TV

Crispin Black

Germany should have given up a province for the Jewish people

Thu 7 Aug, AT 08:59 Crispin Black

The Jews should have been offered a homeland in Franconia, with Jerusalem a place of pilgrimage

British soldiers, newly arrived in France ready themselves for the front line

Ten great First World War poems

Summary Mon 4 Aug, AT 14:02

First World War poetry described the terror of the trenches and the futility of war. Here are ten of the best

The silhouette of WWI troops as they march towards the front line

First World War: 'the violent birth of the modern world'

First Reaction Mon 4 Aug, AT 11:02

Britain's newspapers reflect on World War One and the legacy of one of the bloodiest wars in history

888,246 ceramic poppies commemorate WWI at the Tower of London

How did the First World War start?

Talking Point Mon 4 Aug, AT 10:49

The causes of the First World War are murky and much disputed, but the passing of time has led to some clarity

Graves from the First World War in Belgium

War graves: First World War archive goes online

Briefing Tue 8 Jul, AT 12:29

Families will now find it easier to find details of relatives who died in the two world wars

WW1 drama The Silver Tassie

The Silver Tassie – reviews of 'astonishing' WWI drama

Hot Ticket Mon 28 Apr, AT 08:00

Critics praise National Theatre's 'remarkable revival' of Sean O'Casey's experimental anti-war drama

Crispin Black

100 years on... Let's not forget our achievement in the Great War

Thu 17 Jan, AT 13:57 Crispin Black

As the August 1914 anniversary approaches, there is already a row over how it should be marked

Crispin Black

David Petraeus: a personality cult with a zipper problem

Thu 15 Nov, AT 10:30 Crispin Black

Many saw Petraeus as a future president. But the truth is he was overrated – and not just by Paula Broadwell

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