Future Events

The Siege of Gloucester – some background

The last of this year's English Civil War Society major events is based around the siege of Gloucester in 1643 and takes place over the

Hylton Castle – ECWS Major event for the August Bank Holiday 2018

Hylton Castle was built by Sir William Hylton as his principal residence in about 1400. The rich Hylton family had estates in Yorkshire, Durham and


1st Battle of Newbury – Feedback

Dear Ian and members of the ECWS. Please accept warmest congratulations on the superb event over the weekend. I heard nothing but positive feedback from all those

English civil war History

The siege of Lynn

Report in the local newspaper of a project to investigate the Civil War siege at King's Lynn.  

What happened in Huddersfield in the English Civil War?

Last week a reader asked: What happened in Huddersfield during the English Civil War? This question drew the most online votes in our #AskExaminer feature which