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Story Shuffle

Story Shuffle

Niall Fraser of TinRaven will be working in conjunction with Eastleigh Borough Council’s Culture Unit and The Berry Theatre’s Write Now programme to develop an app to support a trans-media storytelling trail across ten libraries and schools in Southampton and... read more

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Take a look at some of the best bits from our Medieval Weekend, which took place on the 30 & 31 July at Manor Farm and Country Park.

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The University of Southampton’s Director of Maritime Archaeology explains how he and his team will excavate the wreck of King Henry V’s greatest ship, the Grace Dieu, buried in the mud of the River Hamble.

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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The Waymarkers Have Arrived

The Waymarkers Have Arrived

Here, at the Road To Agincourt office, we are very excited because our brand new waymarkers for the King’s Great Ships Trail have arrived! The official waymarkers were designed by The Sorting Office’s resident, Mariska Parent, and feature embedded Augmented Reality... read more
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