Living History (The Company of Chivalry)
Experience 14th Century Life
12th August - 13th August
A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.
They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!!!
Schedule (please be aware that times might change):
10.30 Soldiers Drill
11.00 Dressing a lady talk
11.30 From sling to crossbow talk
12.15 Soldiers training demo
14.00 Crime and punishment in the 14th century
14.45 Dressing a Knight talk
15.30 Knight’s Tournament
16.15 Battle between soldiers and children
This event is included in castle admission, and does not need to be booked.