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IWM Forward Communications. Western Front. Trenches

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At what point does a walk through exhibit become a science-fiction flight through time to expeience the moment as it was. Distinctly lacking in this trench: flies, rats, the smell of death, urine, unwashed bodies, gas, explosions and burning wood and flesh. Distinctly absent the mud underfoot, of course, as a museum exhibit children and tourists in flip-flops and high heels have to be catered for.

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