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24th to the 26th March, The Reiver Festival Hawick

In  2002 a group of individuals came together under the guidance of The Hawick Partnership – an organisation which had been set up to support regeneration in the town – to look at the possibility of holding a festival based on the themes of Fire and Steel & Border Reivers

Great Chalfield Manor – 5th & 6th August 2017

Background to Civil War Activity. Great Chalfield Manor was the property of the prominent Royalist Sir Richard Gurney, Lord Mayor of London.  He had bought a mortgage on it in 1631 as an investment subject to Anne, widow of Sir William Eyre, living there for the rest of her life. 

Corfe Castle 9th & 10th September

Corfe Castle once again hosts Lord Hopton's Regiment of Foote together with other Regiments from the English Civil War Society and portray a civilian and military living history inside the walls of Corfe Castle. Each day will also see a march to the castle, two drill displays adapted from William

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