Children to commemorate WW1 onboard ship

Portsmouth based HMS Iron Duke is holding a roadshow onboard today to encourage children to get involved with the First World War centenary.

It has been organised by commemoration charity Never Such Innocence.

Children will read poetry and get involved with an art and music competition, open to young people aged nine to 16.

Pupils from The Portsmouth Grammar School, Mayfield School, St John's College, Gomer Junior School and The Harbour School will perform songs and poems for guests. …more