Field of Archives

How Paganel Primary School is playing its part to remember the First World War, 100 years on.


In November, earlier in the year, Paganel Primary School’s Year 5 classes visited Lodge Hill Cemetery as part of a project with the Big Ideas Company to commemorate those who died in the First World War and are buried at Lodge Hill.

We researched a number of soldiers buried at Lodge Hill, and the pupils took part in a number of activities to locate and learn more about these individuals, to help to connect them with the events of 100 years ago.

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Sport and games at Paganel

With Birmingham securing the bid to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022, the Archive After School Club decided to look back on another major national sporting event; the 2012 London Olympics.  This post is written by Tom Jordan. Continue reading