Events Diary

Welcome to Historic UK’s Living History Events Diary! 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. Simply scroll down for details of just some of the excellent events taking place around Britain.

Beyond the Deepening Shadow

4th to 11th November at the Tower of London. A stunning light and sound display at the Tower of London to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War…

Armistice Day Beacon Lighting

11th November at various locations. To mark 100 years to the day since the guns fell silent at the end of the First World War, across the country over 1200 beacons will be lit…

Polish 307 Squadron Exhibition

14th – 16th November 2018 at The Guildhall, Exeter, Devon. This free exhibition looks at the role the Polish 307 Squadron of the RAF played during World War Two…

Axis-Allied Weekend

17th and 18th November at Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6RT. Join us for a World War Two themed weekend…

Christmas in the Home

24th and 25th November at Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley West Midlands DY1 4SQ. Discover a Victorian Christmas and then experience the festive season during World War Two…

Stir-Up Sunday

25th November 12am-4pm in Iris’s Tea Room (the old kitchen), Upton House and Gardens, near Banbury, Warwickshire. Help ‘stir-up’ the Christmas pudding and take a piece home with you…

Christmas on the Home Front

24th and 25th November 2018 at Kent Life, Lock Lane, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent. Join us at Kent Life as we celebrate the festive season 1940s-style…