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Events

Talk – ‘Eleanor of Castile: The Shadow Queen’

Thursday 27th September 2018

 

Join the Northamptonshire Battlefields Society (NBS) for a talk by Sara Cockerill, who has written the only full length biography of Edward I’s beloved queen, and the woman after whom the Eleanor Cross is named, at the Marriott Hotel, Eagle Drive, Northampton, NN4 7HW, www.marriott.co.uk/hotels/maps/travel/ormnh-northampton-marriott-hotel.

 

The talk starts at 7.30 p.m. and is free to full NBS members but otherwise £5.00 on the door. For further details contact Mike Ingram at mikeingram2000@yahoo.co.uk or telephone 07738 908808.

 
 

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Study Day – ‘And down goes all before them’ – Gunpowder weapons from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries

Saturday 24th November 2018

Saturday 24th November 2018

A study day at the Royal Gunpowder Mills at Waltham Abbey examining gunpowder weapons from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century

 


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Battle of Naseby 1645

Saturday 24th November 2018

Join the Naseby Battlefield Project for a visit to some often unseen parts of the battlefield and equipment emonstrations from the Sealed Knot


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Battlefields in Yorkshire Conference

Sunday 25th November 2018

Sunday 25th November 2018

POSTPONED UNTIL 2019  Details of a Civil War themed Battlefields of Yorkshire Conference  organised by the Yorkshire Region of the Battlefields Trust. 


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Battle of Tewkesbury 1471

Sunday 2nd December 2018

Sunday 2nd December 2018
Join the Tewkesbury Battlefield Society for a two-hour guided tour of the battlefield. Meet at 2.30 p.m. at The Crescent (GL20 5PD). 
 


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Remembering Civil War Piercebridge 1642

Sunday 2nd December 2018

Sunday 2nd December 2018

Piercebridge Parish Council event supported by the North East (South) region of the Battlefields Trust examining Piercebridge's role in the Civil War  


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Richard III and the Beauforts at Tewkesbury 1471

Saturday 5th January 2019

Saturday 5th January 2019

Tewkesbury Battlefield Society presents talks by authors Mathew Lewis and Nathan Amin on some of the protagonists at the battle of Tewkesbury


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Battle of Tewkesbury 1471

Sunday 6th January 2019

Sunday 6th January 2019

Start the New Year with a battlefield walk! Join The Tewkesbury Battlefield Society for a walk across their local battlefield


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Battle of Tewkesbury 1471

Sunday 3rd February 2019

Sunday 3rd February 2019

Tekesbury Battlefields Society monthly walk over their local battlefield


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Battle of Tewkesbury 1471

Sunday 3rd Marsh 2019

Sunday 3rd March 2019

Join Tewkesbury Battlefield Society for its monthly walk across the local battlefield.


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Proposed visit to de Havilland Aircraft Museum

Sunday 12th March 2019

Sunday 12th March 2019

In March 2017 the Battlefields Trust organised a successful visit to the de Havilland Aircraft Museum at London Colney, Hertfordshire, AL2 1BU. It has been suggested that in 2019 we should pay a return visit.


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Battle of Boroughbridge 1322

Saturday 16th March 2019

Saturday 16th March 2019

Join Louise Whiitaker for a walk across the battlefield at Boroughbridge


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Battle of Stow-on-the-Wold 1646

Sunday 24th March 2019

Sunday 24th March 2019

An opportunity to visit the last battlefield of the first Civil War


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