Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey on entering WW1

Hear a re-enactment of British Foreign Minister, Sir Edward Grey’s address to Parliament on the eve of War, 3rd August 1914. This is an edited version, a full transcript can be found through Hansard.

WW1 source pack

Map of 1914 Europe

Explore the role of Parliament as Britain entered WWI with re-enacted speeches, lesson plan and sources.