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ACWS Events Calendar 2017

June 17-18 SEDGEFIELD, Co Durham CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event

Full society event at Frontline Sedgefield held at Hardwick Hall East Park, Sedgefield, Co Durham, TS21 2DN.
Living History and Infantry skirmish on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location Maps: TS21 2DN Google Maps

June 24-25 THE ALAMO CONFIRMED(*) Masonic Lodge Event

MFest 300. The Battle Of The Alamo at Weston Park, Weston-under-Lizard, nr Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire, TF11 8LE.

This is not an ACWS run event; members of the ACWS have been invited to attend this re-enactment by the Masonic Lodge as part of the 300 Year Anniversary Celebration of the Grand Lodge of England. This is only a small part of what is to be a huge weekend of entertainment and celebration.

Glenn Gibson will be commanding the Texan force in the Alamo which will consist mainly of ACWS Confederates.
Tim Davies will command a Mexican Regiment made up of mainly Union soldiers.
This event is open to any society members who wish to attend BUT they need to have registered on the Remember the Alamo Facebook page.

Click here for further information.
Living History and skirmish on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location Maps: TF11 8LE Google Maps

July 8-9 DRAYCOTT, Staffordshire CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event

Full Society Event at St Margaret's Summer Fayre, Highfield Farm, Uttoxeter Road, Draycott-in-the-Moors, ST11 9AE.
Camping from Friday to Sunday.
Parade on the SATURDAY pm, evening local rock group with bar and barbecue.
Infantry drill display, kids drill and short infantry only skirmish on the SUNDAY.

Location: ST11 9AE. Google Maps

July 29-30 HECKINGTON, Lincs CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event


Full Society Event at Heckington Show, Hall Grounds, Heckington, Sleaford, Lincs NG34 9RP.
Their website states that they are "The Largest Village Show in England." We are part of their "Heritage Area" displays.
Camping from Friday to Monday.
On Saturday evening there is a Firework Concert from 7pm-10.30pm with a tribute band Queen II.
Living History, drill and firing displays on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location: NE34 9RP. Google Maps

August 12-13 SPETCHLEY CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event

M5 Multi-period event at Spetchley Park Gardens, Spetchley, Worcester, WR5 1RS, organised by the Worcester Re-enactors.
Members camping from Friday afternoon to Monday morning.
Full society event.
Unfortunately, there are NO DOGS ALLOWED at this event.
Living History and Skirmish on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location: WR5 1RS. Google Maps

August 26-28 OULTON PARK, Cheshire CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event

Living History only Bank Holiday Weekend at Oulton Park Circuit, Little Budworth, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 9BW.
This is a Multi-Period event with Historic Classic Car Racing on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday.
Members camping from Friday afternoon to Tuesday morning.
Unfortunately, there are NO ANIMALS ALLOWED at this event.
Living History on SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY.

Location: CW6 9BW. Google Maps

September 2-3 EARLS BARTON, Northants CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event


Full Society event at The Midlands History Festival 2017, Earls Barton, Northampton.
Living History and Battles on SATURDAY & SUNDAY with infantry & artillery.
Further information to follow.

Location Maps: NN6 0EP Google Maps

September 23-24 KELHAM HALL, Notts CONFIRMED(*) Full Society Event

International event at Kelham Hall & Country Park, Main Road, Kelham, NEWARK, Nottinghamshire, NG23 5QX.
Members camping from Thursday.

For more information please click here.

Location: NG23 5QX Google Maps


The 2017 ACWS Annual General Meeting is to be held provisionally on Saturday 2nd December 2017 at United Services Club, 136 Bridge Street, Gainsborough DN21 1LP.

Location: Google Maps

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June 23-24 BLOXHAM, Oxfordshire POSSIBLE Full Society Event

Possible Full society event at Banbury Steam Fair, held at Smiths Field, Milton Road, Bloxham, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4HD.
Living History and skirmish on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location Maps: OX15 4HD Google Maps

Please note ACWS cannot accept responsibility for any changes to this published program.

CONFIRMED(*) - Confirmed Subject To Contract / No Contract in Place.