Doomed Youth - in the Footsteps of the Poets

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  • Follow the stories of Sassoon, Graves and Owen
  • Tailored to large or small groups
Day 1 On the trail of Graves and Sassoon
am Eurotunnel crossing
12noon Lunch in Arras
2.30pm Devonshire Cemetery
3.30pm New Citadel Cemetery
4.30pm Mametz Wood
5.30pm Bazentin
7pm Return to hotel in Arras, with evening at leisure
   
Day 2 On the trail of Wilfred Owen
8am Breakfast, then check out of hotel
9.30am Les Carrieres Wellington
11.30am Redan Ridge
12.30pm Lunch at Auchonvillers
2pm Thiepval
4pm Manchester Hill
5pm Joncourt, the site of Owen's MC
7pm Arrive at hotel Des Digues, Cateau-Cambresis for night
   
Day 3 Owen's last days
8am Breakfast and check out of hotel
9.30am Memorial at Bois d'Eveque
10.30am Sambre Canal at Ors
11.30am Owen's grave
12.30pm Riqueval Bridge
1pm Lunch in Holnon
2.30pm Vimy Ridge
5pm Eurotunnel return crossing, then home

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