Events

The Eleanor Cross at Northampton

Battle of Northampton 1460

Sunday 10th July 2022

A Delapre Abbey (NN4 8AW) event.  Join the Northamptonshire Battlefields Society for periodic 60-90 minute guided walks across the battlefield throughout the day on the anniversary of the battle. Tours are free, but donations towards the Society’s work to preserve and explain the battlefield are welcome. There will be the annual wreath laying ceremony at the Eleanor Cross at 2pm to mark the start of the battle followed by an explanation of the battlefield from the Eleanor Cross site. 

Visit the Northamptonshire Battlefields Society stand at the event on the day or contact Graham Evans,  using the details below to find out more. 

 
 

For further information.

 

Tewkesbury Abbey Battle of Tewkesbury 1471
Thursday 7th July 2022
Read More

The Eleanor Cross at Northampton Battle of Northampton 1460
Sunday 10th July 2022
Read More

Battle of North Walsham 1381
Saturday 23rd July 2022
Read More

Battlefield Church Shrewsbury Battle of Shrewsbury 1403 Festival
Saturday and Sunday 23rd-24th July 2022
Read More

Edgcote battlefield Battle of Edgcote 1469
Sunday 24th July 2022
Read More

Deal Castle Deal Castle Visit
Monday 25th July 2022
Read More

John Hampden monument Battle of Chalgrove 1643
Sunday 31st July 2022
Read More

Tewkesbury battlefield information board Battle of Tewkesbury 1471
Thursday 4th August 2022
Read More

Battle of Huntingdon 1645
Saturday 20th August 2022
Read More

The Falkland memorial and interpretation board. First Battle of Newbury 1643
Sunday 2nd October 2022
Read More

The battlefield from Edgehill Battle of Edgehill 1642
Sunday 16th October 2022
Read More

Battle of Lewes 1264
Sunday 23rd October 2022
Read More

Rome is the Light
Saturday 26th November 2022
Read More

The Battlefields Resource Centre