On the weekend of the 13th and 14th June there will be a Medieval Fair at Windsor Racecourse. The Fair will feature a variety of events including an archery contest, a mobile Shakespeare play, a river pageant, a medieval joust and many more. There will be over 50 retail tents selling the latest items from gifts […]
Saturday 14th March 2015 Ascot Berkshire The launch event for the Magna Carta celebrations in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead at the stunning Coworth Park Hotel in Ascot (part of the Dorchester Collection). Tickets cost £75 per head and are available at (insert the above website link). The Magna Carta is the foundation […]
11th – 30th March Maidenhead Berskhire To celebrate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta, we are delighted to be hosting the touring Magna Carta Women Exhibition by Tracy Satchwill. She describes her work as “a playful collage of women and men who have had an impact on British women and their […]
Tuesday 17th March 2015 Maidenhead Berkshire To celebrate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta, we are delighted to not only be hosting the touring Magna Carta Women Exhibition by Tracy Satchwill, but also having Tracy join us to talk about her fascinating work. She describes her exhibition as “a playful collage […]
On Sunday 14th June, thanks to the generosity of Glyn Larcombe and his wife we intend to hold a ‘Liber Tea’ at the Grange followed by a ‘Songs of Praise’. This will mirror a Liber Tea to celebrate Magna Carta to be held in the Victoria Gardens next to the Houses of Commons and Lords […]
On Saturday 13th June 2015, the village fair will become a Medieval fair – with a Medieval pageant held down Wraysbury High St.
Thursday 11th June 2015 in Wraysbury Village Hall It is intended that the Wraysbury Players will give an entertainment based on Magna Carta to include readings and music. For more information, click here.
There will be a flower festival on 6th and 7th June 2015, organised by Lucy Foster in St Andrew’s Church (which would have been over one hundred years’ old in 1215). For more information, please click here
Professor Saul from Royal Holloway College, University of London, will tell us about the history and significance of the Magna Carta – a document which is one of the foundations of our liberties. 6th January, 2015 For more information on the lecture, and to contact the Bray Society, click here.
In celebration of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, the 22nd British Legal History Conference will be concerned with the theme ‘Law: Challenges to Authority and the Recognition of Rights’. The conference will be held from the 8th to the 11th of July 2015 at the University of Reading. A conference website will be forthcoming but, in […]