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ACWS Events Calendar 2019

March 30-31 WHITTINGTON, Shropshire CONFIRMED(*)

Season Preparation Event at Whittington Castle, Whittington, Oswestry, SY11 4DF.

A chance to brush of the cobwebs.
Members will need to bring their own firewood.
A blanket sale will be held on the Saturday.

Members camping from Friday afternoon to Sunday.
Public will be in attendance to see Living History on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.
More details to follow

Location: SY11 4DF. Google Maps

May 25-27 WATFORD, Herts POSSIBLE

Full Society event as guests of SoSkAn at Great Westwood Equestrian Park, Old House Lane, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, WD4 8RS. The site is less than 5 minutes from J19 or J20 of the M25 north of Watford.
Arrival is from Friday 2pm, and departure by Monday 6pm.
This a campaign event on private land which includes woodland and no public are allowed on site. Not suitable for families.

Members' authentic, campaign and modern camping available.
Activities on SATURDAY, SUNDAY AND MONDAY, finishing probably early Monday. NO Cavalry to attend.
Further details to follow

Location Maps: WD4 8RS Google Maps

June 8-9 SKEGNESS, Lincs POSSIBLE

The theme of the event is "the opening of the west"

Members camping from Friday afternoon to Monday morning.

Living History, Firing Display and possible Skirmish (TBC) on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

More details to follow

Approx Location: PE24 4UF. Google Maps

August 10-11 SPETCHLEY, WORCS CONFIRMED(*)

Full society event at 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, shared family camp.
Unfortunately, there are NO DOGS ALLOWED at this event.
Infantry, Artillery & (self-funding) Cavalry. SoSkAn have been invited to join us.

Living History and Skirmish on SATURDAY & SUNDAY.

Location: WR5 1RS. Google Maps

August 18 IBSTOCK, LEICS CONFIRMED(*)

Full Society one day event at Ibstock Country Show, Ibstock Show Ground, Pretoria Road, Ibstock, LE67 6LN.
A one day show on the Sunday, but members may camp from Friday afternoon to Monday morning.
On Saturday, Living History only, but in the afternoon/evening there is a music festival for us to enjoy. Maybe the Drum Corps could do a turn?
Living History and Infantry Firing Display on SUNDAY.
More details to follow.

Location: LE67 6LN. Google Maps

August 24-25 TILSTON, CHESHIRE CONFIRMED(*)

Full Society event at Tilston Wakes Country Fair The Playing Field, Church Road, Tilston, Malpass, Cheshire, SY14 7HB.
Members camping from Friday afternoon to Monday morning.
On SATURDAY, a parade followed by a firing display of infantry and artillery on the event field & Living History.
On SUNDAY, the show will open with a cannon round, during the afternoon a firing display, kids drill finishing with a short skirmish in the arena.
Note the event is only on SATURDAY & SUNDAY of this Bank Holiday.

Location: SY14 7HB. Google Maps

Aug 31 - Sep 1 SHACKERSTONE, LEICS STRONG POSSIBLE

Full Society event at the Shackerstone Family Festival, Barton Lane, Shackerstone, Leics, CV13 6NE.
ACWS have been here before. It is a lovely show set in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside. As well as the Show there is the battlefield line steam railway and the historic canal boat festival.
Hopefully will include Infantry, Artillery and Cavalry.
More details to follow.

Location: CV13 6NB. Google Maps

December 7th ACWS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The 2019 ACWS Annual General Meeting is to be held at a venue To Be Advised

Other possible events for 2019

We are currently in discussion with several other possible event sites in April, June, and July with details and dates to be confirmed.

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

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