Events 

 

 

Events 2017

Ramsey Heritage Festival 2nd April

Our Viking Heritage 14th May

University of Nottingham Museum Viking Festival 8th July

Ipswich Waterfront 19-20th August

Skylarks Archaeology 24th August

Rockingham Castle 27-28th August

Midland History Festival 2-3rd September

Viking Craft Day 16th September

Skylarks Archaeology 16th December

Events 2018

Framlingham Country Show 7-8th April TBC

Our Viking Heritage Sunday 13th May

Stradsett Country Show 2-3rd June TBC

Elveden Country Show 7-8th July TBC

Private Event August 4th

Rockingham Castle 26-27th August

Viking Craft Day Saturday 15th September

 

Bookings

We do two basic events that involve different aspects of the group

Outdoor Public Events

We offer a range of Living history that includes weaving, dyeing, basic foodstuffs and cooking, herbs and basic surgery and a weaponry display. And various scenarios involving combat between our members that is as realistic as possible within our strict safety rules.

School Shows

With these events we concentrate on the Living History where we offer a number of different displays.

History - A basic history of the Viking Era including the period that Wodens Hearth is set and the area it is set in.

Food - Raw ingredients, cooked food, wild and cultivated vegetables, berries and meat.

Household - A variety of items used within the Viking age for weaving, sewing, healing etc

Textiles - Tablet, Heddle, Lucet and Trollen Wheel with dyes and how they were used

Viking Runes and Mythology - A discussion of their use and origins and relationship to modern day English. The mythology of the Norse gods and their relationship to the runes, and the telling of a related saga.

Herbs and Surgery - An overview of what herbs were used and surgical tools were needed.

Weapon Display - showing a variety of weapons and armour and their use, and associated battle tactics

 

If you are interested in booking us for Living History or Combat Event etc, please call or email Paul Sykes or Tel:01733 768799 or contact us at enquires@wodenshearth.co.uk    or see our follow me on facebook page

 

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Last updated 14/06/17