Left foot forward (a journey into reenactment)
Tuesday, 1 October 2019
To the Netherlands in a big hat.
Wuustwezel! (Vurst-veezel) just up the road from Hoogstraaten In deepest Belgium. Promised another fantastic event from Ron Van Dyck. ...
Monday, 16 September 2019
A lighter shade of bleu...
Way back in the spring of 2018 Quatra Bras was my first event of the year after a winter where my shoulder had 'frozen'. The muscle...
Thursday, 12 September 2019
Crisis! This blog has somewhat fallen aside this year, I was writing up every event because I liked to keep a record, a diary, of every eve...
Wednesday, 5 June 2019
our man abroad..
MASSACHUSETTS GAZETTE Our correspondent, Wilbur Schlager, has returned from the old world with correspondence and illustrations from ...
Monday, 20 May 2019
Battle of Lewes!
Lewes is probably the nearest place to me that has a semi-regular reenactment event, but I've never managed to get along and indeed in ...
My third Ickworth, always a good kick off for the season and always cold or wet or cold and wet, or wet and cold. l did have a slight...
Monday, 12 November 2018
Night in the Trenches.
The weekend of 10/11 November 2018 of course marked 100 years since the end of World war one and saw commemoration events all over the wo...
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