Partners

The success to date of Never Such Innocence would not be possible without the support and engagement of our partners:

Countries

Never Such Innocence works with High Commissions and Embassies to highlight the global nature of the First World War. In doing this we hope to encourage young people to actively learn about their shared history and heritage. AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSION: Australia House is the oldest Australia...

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CapeUK

CapeUK is a creative learning, training and development agency which works in partnership with organisations to inspire, nurture and develop creative potential. We are delighted to be supporting Never Such Innocence through our Arts Council England Bridge role in Yorkshire and the Humber, which...

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Founded by Royal Charter in 1917, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) commemorates the 1.7 million men and women of the commonwealth forces who died in the two world wars. CWGC cemeteries, burial plots and memorials are a lasting tribute to those who died and can be found at almost 23,00...

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FWW Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme

The government is funding a National Centenary Education Programme which allows two students and one teacher from every state maintained school in England teaching Key Stage 3,4 and/or 5 to travel for free to the battlefields of Ypres and the Somme, and take part in a post tour community project. ...

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Esprit Tour Services

Esprit Tour Services specialise in the organisation, construction and delivery of high quality, personalised tour packages for schools and groups across the UK and Europe.  We turn a field into a battlefield, a gravestone into a story and History into a passion for life! Visit www....

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Mappin & Webb

Mappin & Webb has been a cornerstone of English high society for 240 years, and has an undisputed reputation for excellence in the craftsmanship of silverware and fine jewellery. Granted a Royal Warrant by Her Majesty Queen Victoria in 1897, the Company has held a Royal Warrant to ea...

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13hundred

13hundred has designed, built and hosts the new Never Such Innocence website. They provide us with technical advice and communications assistance and have drastically increased the usability and aesthetics of the website. We would like to thank 13hundred for their continued support. Visit ...

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CH2M

CH2M is a global leader in consulting, design, design-build, operations, and programme management and in 2014 was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the sixth time. As Never Such Innocence's Communication Partner, CH2M are kindly supporting the charity on a pro bono...

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Scoop

Scoop is a new monthly print magazine for 8–12 year-olds. Each month, subscribers receive a magazine that’s packed with over forty pages of original fiction and non-fiction, from science features by the science editor of The Times to short stories by Raymond Briggs and Celia Ress to ...

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TreePress

TreePress is a digital marketplace where playwrights and publishers can sell playscripts and licences to a world-wide community of teachers and directors. They are honoured to be partnering with Never Such Innocence and we are equally thrilled to be working with such a unique resource in order to ...

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Edson Tiger

Edson Tiger are an international risk management, security training and capacity building company delivering risk management and security services to a range of clients across the globe, including the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. See Edson Tiger's website ...

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Velvet Coalmine

Velvet Coalmine is a festival in Blackwood, Wales, which aims to inject inspiration into the area via the arts. We are thrilled to be working with and launching Never Such Innocence in Wales and have no doubt it will act as a huge inspiration to children across the whole country.  ...

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Cavell Nurses Trust

Cavell Nurses' Trust provides vital support to all UK nurses during very difficult times. They offer to help registered nurses, midwives, healthcare assistants and retired nurses who have given a lifetime of caring and compassion. Formerly known as NurseAid, Cavell Nurses' Trust was originally set...

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Glen Art

Glen Art helps those from a military background return to civilian life. We are delighted to be partnering with Never Such innocence in commemorating the First World War through poetry, music, visual art and performance. Glen Art projects and artistic events bring people together and strengt...

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JCG Foundation

The JCG Foundation has been set up as a charitable trust to support education in Jersey. The Foundation looks for sponsorship for both JCG and Island wide initiatives. Everything we do is self-funded and we are indebted to our Alumni, Corporate Partners and Private Benefactors for their suppo...

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Mosaic

HRH The Prince of Wales founded Mosaic in 2007 to create opportunities for young people of all backgrounds growing up in the most deprived communities. Mosaic aims to bridge the aspirations-attainment gap by linking young people with inspirational role models to help them realise their talents and...

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The Curzon Institute

  The Curzon Institute is delivering a series of lectures across the country to schools and communities showing how the Commonwealth contributed so significantly during the First World War. They have created a website which provides history and facts of the First World War with some...

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Virgin Soldiers

Combining contemporary acoustic rock with a fully-fledged strings section, Virgin Soldiers create a melodic sound that they describe as Strock. James Beeny and Gina Georgio have written the first ever strock opera, 'The Dreamers' - a story set to music, commemorating First World War hero Davi...

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Mike Gunn

Mike Gunn is a multi-genre composer, orchestrator and performer and was commissioned by Never Such Innocence to write a piece of music to commemorate the First World War. Ode to the Empire will be premiered at an event we are hosting this Autumn. Visit Mike Gunn's website. ...

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Who we are

About Us
Trustees
Team
Partners

Projects

Competition Resources
Songs of the Centenary
Poetry & Art Competition
2016-17 Roadshow
Past Competitions
Playscript
Other Resources

Partners

Countries
CapeUK
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
FWW Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme
Esprit Tour Services
Mappin & Webb
13hundred
CH2M
Scoop
TreePress
Edson Tiger
Velvet Coalmine
Cavell Nurses Trust
Glen Art
JCG Foundation
Mosaic
The Curzon Institute
Virgin Soldiers
Mike Gunn

Events

2015-16 Awards Ceremony
Pilot Competition Awards
A Night At The Ivy
Pilot Competition Launch
NSI & Belgium
NSI Launch

Support us

How to Support
Sponsors
Supporters

Press

Youngsters invited to get creative in helping to commemorate 100 years since the First World War
Poetry success for Orkney school pupil
Children to commemorate WW1 onboard ship
'Salonika Remembers' - schools invited to explore CWGC sites in Greece
Brighton student wins international art competition
Rule Britannia with Mappin & Webb's military watches
Island youngsters collect awards at House of Lords
Butt to Barra District News
Broxburn Academy artist celebrating after impressing judges during national competition
Lewis and Harris pupils at House of Lords to receive awards
Around Orkney
St Patrick’s pupil wins poetry award
Josh’s poem about First World War sacrifice makes top five in UK
West Lothian schoolgirl takes top poetry award
Teenager from Overseal chosen to win arts award at House of Lords
Never Such Innocence - Commemorating the Men and Women of the Great War
Aileag: Never Such Innocence
Never forget: Glasgow youngsters remember the First World War
Lest we forget: War charity launches schools competition
Children remember soldiers with poetry
Manx children remember the First World War
Take pride in Great War sacrifice
John Madejski Academy to host launch of nationwide First World War art and poetry competition
Royals attend Never Such Innocence poetry launch
How a new generation remembers - interview with Lady Lucy French, granddaughter of WWI General Sir John French
Charity initiative brings First World War into classroom
Today’s teenage war poets make me proud
Transatlantic Ties to the Special Relationship
Students impress in WWI art contest
Teen poet and University College School student Sam Kaplin wins prestigious national poetry competition
Charity of the week
BBC R4 The World Tonight
The Stage
NSI - House Magazine
A sense of theatre…
Centenary News
How Britain will mark Great War centenary
Town mouse visits Australia House

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