In the Autumn of 1914, only months after the outbreak of World WarOne, construction began on two large camps on Cannock Chase. An entire town wascreated where the soldiers would live and train. It would often become thefinal stop before travelling to Europe to face an uncertain future. TheBrocton and Rugeley Camps provide stories of heroism, desperation, hopeand humour. To mark 100 years since the end of World War One, SGYT presenta devised piece using letters, postcards and photographs taken at thetime to recreate life inside the "Town the Great War Built"
Performed by Stafford Gatehouse Theatre Youth Group