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King Charles I’s Shakespeare Second Folio displayed at Windsor Castle

A collection of Shakespeare's plays annotated by King Charles I while he was in captivity awaiting execution is to be displayed at Windsor Castle. The Shakespeare in the Royal Library exhibition features the Second Folio inscribed by the king with the Latin phrase "Dum Spiro Spero". It means "while I breathe, I

Gloucester Docks and The Commemorative March, 23rd – 24th April

Information for The Public On the Roundhead Association Living History 23rd April 2016 at Llanthony Priory, access via Gloucester Docks entrance and The Commemorative March 24th April 2016 Saturday 23 April 2016, 11am - 3pm Living History in the grounds of Llanthony Priory, towards the Docks side 12 am Siege of Gloucester Walk

Free English Civil War lecture hosted by University Centre Shrewsbury

The often overlooked events of the English Civil War in Shropshire will be brought to the fore by a county historian at a free lecture hosted by University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS). The talk, ‘Organising a Civil War: Roundheads in Shropshire, 1642 to 1646’, will be presented by Dr Jonathan Worton at