On this day: 5 April 1264

On this day in 1264 King Henry III and Prince Edward lay siege to Northampton. The Second Barons War had begun.

Northampton 1264

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From Matthew Ryan’s “Battle of Evesham”

Next Talk: 27 April 2017 – 7:30pm

It is the welcome return of Mike Brown. This time talking about the medieval pilgrim. Mike has walked all the pilgrim routes of Europe dressed as a medieval pilgrim and will tell their story and play some of tunes of the time on authentic instruments.

Free to full Northampton Battlefields Society members otherwise £5.00 on the door.

Location: Marriott Hotel, Northampton  https://www.marriott.co.uk/hotels/maps/travel/ormnh-northampton-marriott-hotel/

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