Doors open for all our indoor meetings at 1.30pm and meetings start at 2.00 pm unless otherwise stated.
Indoor meetings cost 3 (or 5 if it's a speaker from outside the branch) which includes tea or coffee and a biscuit (or two!)

See also Calendar of Events for 2017, which includes events organised by the Richard III Society, and other branches and groups.

See also the Medieval Calendar

Programme for 2017 for the Worcestershire Branch of the Richard III Society


22 August 2017
The Middleham Standard will fly at half mast at Middleham Castle to commemorate the death of King Richard III at Bosworth in 1485.

Saturday 9 September 2017
Visit to Broughton Castle near Banbury. OX15 5EB. Meet in the car park (only toilets in car park) at 1.45pm prompt for a 2pm private tour. If you are delayed go straight to the castle from the car park as we cannot wait for latecomers.
Entrance fees will be collected in the car park. 5 for paid up members of the branch and 9 for guests.
Tea can be paid for at the same time - 4.50 each. Please have cash ready or a cheque made out to the Richard III Society Worcestershire Branch.
A private tour just for us will last about 90 minutes.
Tea which will be cakes and tea or coffee will be provided at 4.50 per person in the cafe at 3.30pm. I believe the toilets are near the cafe.

2 October 2017
The Middleham Standard will fly at Middleham Castle to commemorate the birth of Richard in 1452.

Saturday 14 October 2017
A day in Tewkesbury visiting sites connected to the 1471 battle.

Saturday 11 November 2017
Jack Cade's Rebellion 1450, a talk by Ashley Mantle. Holy Innocents Hall Kidderminster DY11 7BD.

Saturday 9 December 2017
Christmas Lunch - Bring and Share. Upton Snodsbury 12 - 3pm. WR7 4NH.


Saturday 12 May 2018
Worcestershire Branch Study Day at Chaddesley Corbett Village Hall - reserve the date in your diary! Details to follow.
Matthew Lewis will be one of the speakers. He was hugely successful when talking to the branch about Richard, Duke of York, King by Right.

Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 July 2018
Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and Battle Re-enactment.


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