Regia Anglorum – The Vikings at Newark Castle

Regia Anglorum – The Vikings at Newark Castle

See history come alive as Regia Anglorum return to recreate The Vikings at Newark Castle. Enjoy the stunning sights of battles and tourneys alongside a fascinating living history camp where you can learn how the Vikings lived day to day. Regia are always keen to get...
Pikes and Plunder

Pikes and Plunder

Over 300 civil war re-enactors will descend on Newark during early May Bank Holiday as the clock is turned back to the turbulent mid-17th century. The 5th Annual Pikes and Plunder Civil War Festival will take place on Sunday 5th & Monday 6th May with over a dozen...
1940s Weekend at Rufford

1940s Weekend at Rufford

It’s back – by popular demand! Experience the sights and sounds of wartime Britain with a fantastic weekend of living history – set in and around the picturesque remains of Rufford Abbey. Take a walk down memory lane, dress up in your vintage finery,...

Newark Air Museum & Rufford Abbey celebrate the 1940s

There are two wonderful events coming up in Newark and Sherwood to celebrate the 1940s in style – expect vintage fashion and entertainment as you go back in time!   Newark Air Museum 1940s weekend, 11&12 August Newark Air Museum (NAM) is holding its 1940s...
Regia Anglorum: First siege of Newark re-enactment

Regia Anglorum: First siege of Newark re-enactment

Regia Anglorum, the early medieval re-enactment and living history society, is coming to Newark Castle for the last weekend in May. There will be a re-enactment of the siege of Newark. Activities take place each day from 10am to 4pm.