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Lords of Dudley and a Licence to Crenellate

Lords of Dudley and a Licence to Crenellate

Location: Weoley Castle

14th June 2014 - 14th June 2014

Historical Day School celebrating the 750th anniversary of the Battle of Lewes 10am 4pm 15 per person (includes light refreshments*) Pre-booking essential - please phone 0121 464 2193 for tickets. (PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 4TH OCTOBER) *Please bring a packed lunch with you


10.00   Registration and Refreshments

10.30   Welcome and background to the Development Project – Kirsty Nichol (Deputy Property Manager, Weoley Castle Ruins)

10.45   The Lords and Ladies of Dudley – John Hemingway

11.45   Battle Royal: Lewes 1264 – Martin Brown

12.45   Q&A for morning session


13.00   Lunch and a chance to explore the Castle


13.45   Cloak and Dagger – military style in the 14th Century – Chris King

14.30   Moats, Metal and Mud: The story of Birmingham in the 13th century – Stephanie Ratkai

15.30   Plenary Q&A


16.00   Close