Event Type: Talk
Tweeddale Society: Flodden

DATE:
Tues 13 December

TIME:
7.30pm

PRICE:
£6, schoolchildren free

DESCRIPTION:
Lord Joicey of the Ford & Etal Estate discusses the reason for the Battle of Flodden, the result and the consequences.

Presented by the Tweeddale Society, Lord Joicey of the Ford & Etal Estate (which includes Flodden Field) discusses how international political intrigue preceded the battle, the tactics of winners and losers, the immediate and lasting consequences, and how a host of Border’s places used the 500th anniversary of the battle in 2013 to deepen their association with Flodden and develop new research skills above and below ground.

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