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Battlefield up for sale

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The only undeveloped area where the battle of Tewkesbuy was fought, the Gaston field, has been put up for sale. The Battlefield Society, a number of individuals and local organisations  fear that it may be bought for future building development and … Continue reading

We are now on Facebook

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In an attempt to move with the times and to keep in contact with as many people as possible the Tewkesbury Battlefield Society has now set up a Face Book page. On this we can let all those that ‘like’ … Continue reading

The Commemorative Sculptures

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The Arrivall has Arrived The Battle of Tewkesbury, and in particular those who fought and died in it, are now commemorated by a spectacular oak sculpture named ‘The Arrivall’. After many formalities over many years it has now been installed … Continue reading

The Street Banners Book

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The Battlefield Society’s book ‘The Street Banners of Tewkesbury’  is now in its third edition and was compiled in response to public interest in the banners and the people they represent. Over 160 coats of arms attributed to notable people involved … Continue reading

Tewkesbury Battlefield Society Patron

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We are very pleased to be able to report that Ruth Goodman has been offered, and accepted, the role of patron of the Society. Ruth is very well known for her enthusiasm for history, and particularly living history. She’s survived the … Continue reading