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NEWS & EVENTS

Welcome to our news and events with all the latest at Bamburgh Castle.

 

UP COMING EVENTS

 

March

Saturday 31st Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

April

Sunday 1st Beastly Egg Hunt

To protect her golden eggs the Bamburgh Beast has hidden them round the castle, can you her help her find them. (Included in admission)

Create your own ‘Faberge’ egg

Come and create a beautiful decorated egg to take home. (Included in admission)

 

1st & 2nd Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

1st, 2nd, & 3rd Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

MAY

Friday 5th, 6th & 7th Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

Saturday 6th & 7th Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

Sunday 27th & 28th The Vikings are coming 

The Northumbria Herred of the Vikings invades the castle to show us what life was like with a tented camp, talks and demonstrations. (Included in admission)

 

29th & 30th Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

JUNE

5th & 6th Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

JULY

1st Rust to Rome

Over 40 rally cars stopping at Bamburgh Castle on their way from Edinburgh on their journey to Rome via the French Alps.

 

2nd- 4th, 9th-11th, 16th-18th, Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

28th & 29th Living History with St Cuthbert’s Land

Bringing the archaeology to life with a living encampment and demonstrations including cooking and warfare.

 

22nd & 23rd Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

23rd - 25th , 30th - 31st Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

AUGUST

1st , 6th- 8th, 11th – 13th Small Axe Woodcraft

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)

 

4th & 5th Erksine Regiment

The Erskine Regiment interpret and re-enact the life of soldiers of the 1640's - the bishops wars. Montrose's war and the English Civil War. (Included in admission

12th, 13th & 14th Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer 

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

25th The Handlebards – Romeo and Juliet

Join the HandleBards’ all-female troupe at the beautiful Allt y Bela for Romeo and Juliet as you’ve never seen it before (ticketed event)


25th, 26th & 27th The Clarence Household

The fantastic Clarence Household return for three days of living history, talks and superb demonstrations. (Included in admission)

 

OCTOBER

21st & 22nd Rusty Bodkins – Medieval Archer 

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)

 

28th Spooky Tiles Paint your own spooky tile to take away.

 

 

DECEMBER

Saturday 15th Christmas Concert

An evening of festive music in the glorious setting of the King’s Hall with The Berwick Concert Band. Mulled Wine & Mince Pies served in the Medieval Kitchen during the interval. Adults £14, Children £5

Sunday 23rd Make a Christmas Decoration

Come along and make a Christmas decoration to take home and hang on your tree. Suitable for adults and children. (Included in admission) 

For times & costs please call 01668 214 208 or Visit www.bamburghcastle.com



 


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