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Bradford on Avon’s civil war event the “biggest in its history”

THOUSANDS of spectators are expected to descend upon Bradford on Avon as part of the English Civil War Society’s civil war re-enactment on July 30-31, when they will re-enact a famous battle across the Town Bridge. Nearly 500 society members will take up arms to recreate the 1643 skirmish on the


The Royal Armouries holds the most extensive collection of Civil War arms and armour in the country, as well as a number of military manuals, paintings and prints from the period. The museum is also home to the finest surviving Civil-War-era armoury from Littlecote House. Our Study Day coincides with the