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Medieval Weekend
Manor Farm & Country Park

July 30 & 31 from 11am to 4pm

The team behind the Road To Agincourt invites you to join them for a free* weekend of Medieval entertainment for all the family, to celebrate the official opening of its new digital interactive walkway: The King’s Great Ships Trail.

This exciting weekend event will see the medieval past brought to life with re-enactments, demonstrations, workshops, theatre and storytelling as we step back in time to remember our region’s
historical past.

Be the first to explore our new interactive walkway, The King’s Great Ships Trail, a picturesque woodland path that reveals the history of the ‘great ships’ used by Henry V during the famous Battle of Agincourt; using a soundscape filled with medieval music, facts and tales.

Watch our trailer below to get a taste of what you will see on the weekend.

You Are Invited

The team behind the Road To Agincourt invites you to join them in the celebration of the official opening of its new digital interactive walkway: THE KING'S GREAT SHIPS TRAIL

Latest Videos

Peter and Jen Hood from Medieval Free Company explain about their historical re-enactment group and what kind of activities they’ll get up to at Road To Agincourt’s Medieval Weekend.

How to use Harry’s Hampshire

Curious as to how our innovative, interactive map works? Watch the ‘how-to ‘ guide to see how it’s done. You can now own your very own Harry’s Hampshire Interactive Map by clicking here.

Agincourt 600: What’s on and Where in Hampshire

Interactive Map of locations and activities for 2016

Medieval Weekend

30 – 31 July – an exciting family friendly weekend of medieval entertainment, celebrating the launch of The King’s Great Ships Trail

Bluebells and Treason

1 May – a guided walk in rural Otterboune recalls the story of those who plotted against King Henry V in the summer of 1415 before he sailed for France and, eventually, the Battle of Agincourt

Patriots and Traitors

30 June – a guided walk to explore how the village of Hamble became embroiled in a plot to sabotage Henry V’s expedition to France in 1415 by burning his boats!

Explore Bursledon

3 July – a guided walk in Old Bursledon, next to the Hamble River which was once a centre for shipbuilding supplying fine boats for the Navy, as far back as 600 years ago – including the 1415 campaign that led to the Battle of Agincourt.

Hamble Valley's Festival of Food

23 April – The Road to Agincourt team will be in attendance at Hamble Valley’s Festival of Food with their newly launched interactive map of Hampshire


Amazing Agincourt Facts

It is believed that around 500 Frenchmen lost their lives during the Battle of Agincourt, while English deaths amounted to a fraction of that number.

Number of Arrows Fired in the Battle every second

The year the War started

Longbow Range (Yards)

Video: The Southampton Plot

Dr Cheryl Butler, gives an insight into one of the events that lead up to the Battle of Agincourt. Dr Butler visits St. Julian’s Chapel to discuss the leader of the ‘Southampton Plot’, Richard Earl
of Cambridge.

Running Time: 2.26 minutes

 

St. Julien’s Chapel

St. Julien's Chapel

SoundCloud Feed

Music and Programmes relating to Agincourt on SoundCloud

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What’s Going On At The Medieval Weekend?

What’s Going On At The Medieval Weekend?

With just a week to go before the Medieval Weekend, the Road To Agincourt Team can announce the schedule of activities that you will see over the course of the weekend. There are many exciting activities in store, along with our special Authors Panel available on... read more
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