One of the most enjoyable ways to experience history first hand is to attend one of the many Living History re-enactments taking place this year. Browse here for details of just some of the excellent events taking place around Britain.
30th June to 2rd July near Salisbury, Wiltshire. The Chalke Valley History Festival is unique, with a literary history festival and living history through the ages, from Romans to the Second World War.
30th June, 1st & 2nd July at Cardiff Castle. Spectacular jousting displays each day and lots of medieval things to do at the castle...
15th & 16th July at Hever Castle, Kent. The Knights of Royal England are back at Hever Castle for more spectacular jousting...
7th, 8th & 9th July at Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Cambridgeshire. Living history, workshops, performances, talks, book signings...
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