A couple of weeks ago the Shrouds of the Somme were featured in an incredibly sensitive and well-written article for the Sun newspaper. The journalist Mike Ridley and legendary photographer Arthur Edwards were both clearly moved as they talked to Rob about the project and looked around the shed where the Shrouds are created. Arthur has very kindly given us permission to use some of his photographs, shown here.

Hot on the heels of the Sun, came History Guy Dan Snow, filming a piece about the Shrouds and the Trench for the One Show. he declared them “the most remarkable World War One commemoration you will ever see.” We will let you know as soon as the piece is broadcast on BBC One.

You can read the full Sun Article here

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards

 

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards

 

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards

Rob Heard by Arthur Edwards