Battle of Evesham – 2019 Festival: 3rd August

There are two interesting events happening in Evesham as part of the festival to celebrate the Battle of Evesham.

The Battlefield Walk on Saturday 3rd August will be led by Clive Bostle from the Simon de Montfort Society and Anthony Rich from the Battlefields Trust.

Dr Sophie Theresa Ambler is the Deputy Director of the Centre for War and Diplomacy and Lecturer  in Later Medieval British and Modern History at the University of Lancaster. She is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society and the Secretary of the Pipe Roll Society. Her biography of Simon de Montfort,  The Song of Simon de Montfort: England’s First Revolutionary and the Death of Chivalry has attracted excellent reviews. She will be talking about her book and taking part in a question and answer session on Saturday 3rd August.

You can read more about both events here.