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Otley enjoys weekend of English Civil War inspired fun

AN 'AMAZING' weekend of English Civil War action has been staged in Otley. The Road to Marston Moor saw Roundheads and Cavaliers armed with musket, pike and cannon, clashing in town on Saturday, July 2 and Sunday, July 3. English Civil War Society members, in full costume for the two days of

English Civil War Society re-enactors taking over Avoncroft 16th -17th July

AVONCROFT Museum is set to see history spring to life very soon, as Cavalier and Roundhead re-enactors from the English Civil War Society, visit to recreate several battle scenes from the 17th century. The re-enactors will be coming to the Stoke Heath based museum on Saturday July 16 and Sunday, July

18 PICTURES: Musket fire fills air at Otley civil war re-enactment

THE sounds of 17th century battle have echoed across Otley as some 200 English Civil War Society members donned uniforms to recreate a battle, featuring muskets, pikes and cannon. Large crowds were able to cheer on the Roundheads or Cavaliers as battles were re-enacted at Prince Henry’s Grammar School’s sports field