Heart of Conflict – reactions from visitors

‘Fascinating, and deeply moving, exhibition – so many brave men, so many lost’

‘Very interesting and moving. Wonderful to read real stories of those who lived through the war. Poems are wonderful andboard Exhibition Open a credit to all.’

‘What a great piece of work and clearly a joint labour of love. thank you.’

‘So many interesting stories on our doorstep.’

‘Thank you for asking Camborne Guides to be part of this show.’

‘Memories of 100 years ago, which have been carefully saved to that we can better understand how it felt to be in Cornwall in WW1. I hadn’t realised how people were starving and the dangerous work that was done here in Cornwall. As for the Redruth School poems – how could the children know how soldiers felt? Wonderful imagination and feeling.’

‘An excellent exhibition… a tribute to the heroes of WW1.’

‘A very moving exhibition. The personal stories really brought it to life. Excellent research!’

‘So nice to see young children getting involved. Very moving, especially the poems. Well done to you all.’

‘Excellent exhibition. Very important we don’t forget.’

‘Moving stories and artefacts. Especially liked the audio records. Well done to all involved, especially the young people!’

‘An incredible insight in to the lives of all groups involved in WW1. Very well done.’

‘Wonderful to learn more about my ancestors.’

‘The poems of the Redruth School pupils were amazing. Very moving.’

‘A bit of my family history –  good to share with others. Excellent work by everyone, including Camborne Guides.’