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Celebrating the Charter of the Forest 1217

Summary: At St Mary's Church Alvediston

Date: Nov 25, 2017 18:00:00

St Mary's Church Alvediston is playing host to a celebration of the 800th anniversary of the Charter of the Forest 1217 with Tim Lacock, a Thomas Hardy expert and singer, and Colin Thompson, a Lutanist and violin player. There will be prose and poetry with traditional fiddle music and folksong in the candlelit church.Tim will read passages from Nicholas Robinson's book on the Charter during the first half of the proceedings. 

The AONB's Project Development Officer David Blake will be exhibiting his wildlife photogrphas from 2pm.

Tickets cost £10 each and include mulled cider in the interval. They can be obtained in advance from Pen Milburn, Elcombe Farm, Alvediston SP5 5LY; email: pm@elcombefarm.co.uk; tel: 01722 780263.