PROGRAMME - 2023
Meetings are held in Stafford during the winter months and Wistaston in summer.
Lunch followed by our AGM and a review of David Baldwin's book The Lost Prince (Richard of Eastwell)
To celebrate the beginning of our second decade as a Group - Foundation Day Lunch at the Dog and Doublet Sandon Staffs
Continuing our discussions from last year on Medieval Medicine. At Stafford
'Walk to the Paradise Garden' Overview of the history, importance and place of Monastic Gardens in the medieval community. At Wistaston
'Sugar and Spice' - Papers and discussion of the history and uses of sugar and spices in the medieval world with special reference to ..... food! At Wistaston
Visit to Chester Cathedral's performance of its Medieval Mystery Play
Annual visit to Chester to the 'The Midsummer Watch - Giants Parade'
Visit Chester to see Chester cathedral's contemporary copy of Ranulph Higden's Polychronicon and other precious books in the cathedral library.
The following months programmes are still to be arranged.
Annual visit to the Abbott's Bromley Horn Dance
Christmas theme, festivities and traditions our usual festive fun!