A selection of photos from our very successful PLAXTOL AT WAR exhibition held in Plaxtol Memorial Hall on 3 and 4 May 2014

Our logo for Plaxtol at War

Our logo for Plaxtol at War

Visitors' first impression of the exhibition

Visitors' first impression of the exhibition‚ staged in Plaxtol Memorial Hall on 3 and 4 May 2014

Plaxtol Timelines for WW1 and WW2

Timelines for WW1 and WW2 highlighted events affecting Plaxtol in the context of significant national and international events at the time

Moving on to the BOMBS AWAY display

Moving on to the BOMBS AWAY display

Looking down towards the stage

Looking down towards the stage

The BOMBS AWAY display

The BOMBS AWAY display

Left hand side of Plaxtol Memorial Hall

Left hand side of Plaxtol Memorial Hall

The HOME FRONT display and the stage

The HOME FRONT display and the stage

Towards the stage

Towards the stage

KEEPING THE HOME FIRES BURNING

The KEEPING THE HOME FIRES BURNING display

ON ACTIVE SERVICE and War Memorial model

Part of the ON ACTIVE SERVICE display

ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW1

ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW1

1/2 scale model of Plaxtol War Memorial

Don Jones's incredible 1/2 scale model of Plaxtol War Memorial

ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW2

ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW2

The GROWING UP IN THE SHADOW OF WAR display

The GROWING UP IN THE SHADOW OF WAR display

The DIGGING FOR VICTORY display

The DIGGING FOR VICTORY display

One person's weekly rations in WW2

One person's weekly rations in WW2

VAD and Bob Hodges's uniforms

VAD and Bob Hodges's uniforms

WW2 uniforms

WW2 uniforms‚ some worn by Elisabeth Hodges's mother

Some of the PAW team in uniform!

Brian Biggs‚ Carole Howlett‚ Tom Hogg and vanessa Dussek in uniform!

Model aircraft were suspended above the displays

Model aircraft were suspended above the displays

Model WW1 German and British fighter planes

Model WW1 German and British fighter planes

Model WW2 Spitfire suspended above the display

Model WW2 Spitfire suspended above the display

Plaxtol schoolchildren proudly display their model

Plaxtol schoolchildren proudly display their model in the Committee Room

Plaxtol School's amazing finished model display

Plaxtol School's amazing finished model display

Part of Plaxtol School's model

Part of Plaxtol School's model

Opening ceremony - PLHG Chairman and Lady Hodges

Our Chairman‚ Haydn Puleston Jones‚ and Lady Hodges at the opening ceremony

Lady Hodges's posy, presented by Immie Werneke

Immie Werneke of Plaxtol School presented a posy to Lady Hodges

Plaxtol WI's much appreciated refreshment tent

Plaxtol WI's refreshment tent provided a welcome break and a chance for old friends to catch up and reminisce while enjoing delicious home made cakes and lunches produced by WI members

The exhibition shop

Every exhibition needs and Exhibition Shop!

  • Our logo for Plaxtol at War
  • Visitors' first impression of the exhibition
  • Plaxtol Timelines for WW1 and WW2
  • Moving on to the BOMBS AWAY display
  • Looking down towards the stage
  • The BOMBS AWAY display
  • Left hand side of Plaxtol Memorial Hall
  • The HOME FRONT display and the stage
  • Towards the stage
  • KEEPING THE HOME FIRES BURNING
  • ON ACTIVE SERVICE and War Memorial model
  • ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW1
  • 1/2 scale model of Plaxtol War Memorial
  • ON ACTIVE SERVICE - WW2
  • The GROWING UP IN THE SHADOW OF WAR display
  • The DIGGING FOR VICTORY display
  • One person's weekly rations in WW2
  • VAD and Bob Hodges's uniforms
  • WW2 uniforms
  • Some of the PAW team in uniform!
  • Model aircraft were suspended above the displays
  • Model WW1 German and British fighter planes
  • Model WW2 Spitfire suspended above the display
  • Plaxtol schoolchildren proudly display their model
  • Plaxtol School's amazing finished model display
  • Part of Plaxtol School's model
  • Opening ceremony - PLHG Chairman and Lady Hodges
  • Lady Hodges's posy, presented by Immie Werneke
  • Plaxtol WI's much appreciated refreshment tent
  • The exhibition shop
  • Exhibition shop and WW1 and WW2 Timelines