UK Midlands-based group dedicated to exploring Anglo-Saxon and 'Viking-Age' history 449 - 1066 AD. www.thegns.org
Saturday, 27 July 2013
A Mercian Incursion - West Stow, August 2013
3rd - 4th of August - As the army of the feared warlord Penda returns home, a group of Thegns and entourage set up camp at the East-Anglian village of West Stow, bringing treasures of the Staffordshire Hoard.
two-day event at West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village, Suffolk, with displays
of reconstructed Staffordshire Hoard treasures, and demonstrations of
Anglo-Saxon music and verse, smithcraft, woodworking, cooking and more.
Get hands-on with wool-spinning, tabletweaving, or try your hand at
excavating a simulated early Anglo-Saxon grave! www.weststow.org/events/cfm