Newbury I – 375th Anniversary of the First Battle of Newbury

23 June 10:00

Experience the thrill of cavalry in action, musket and artillery fire, and the clash of pikes at a re-enactment of the First Battle of Newbury with the English Civil War Society.

Infantry, cavalry and artillery displays will take place each morning prior to the main battle in the afternoons.  There will also be Living History displays showing active demonstrations of seventeenth century crafts and activities, as well as Parliament’s artillery battery.

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Location: Cope Hall Park on the lower slopes of Round Hill to the West of Newbury
Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June|  11am – 5pm