The Siege of Dover Castle – Event Timings

This bank holiday weekend see’s the Companye besieging the mighty Dover Castle – the Guardian of England  – with the Medieval Siege Society. If you’d like to know what’s going on then the timings are below (MSS Activities in bold):

ARENA DISPLAYS

(All activities to take place on the green in front of the Great Tower unless otherwise stated)

10.30am   Medieval merriment with musicians with Blast from the Past 

11.00am  The Siege is Set – Gunners and archers shoot from the battlement

11:30am Kiddies Bil Drill – Recruit the locals

11:30am   Join Zooted for danger, skill and laughs a plenty in their Jester Show (located at Peverell’s Lawn)

12:00pm Skirmish – A messenger is captured! Gunners shoot from the battlements, work on the sap

12.30pm  More musical delight with medieval minstrels, Blast from the Past

1:00pm    Archery duel at the Butts / Champions on the Green

1.30pm    Join Zooted for danger, skill and laughs a plenty in their Jester Show (located at Peverell’s Lawn, no.X on map)

2.00pm    Sappers in Action

2:30pm    Muster for main Battle

3:00         Main battle – gunners, archery, MAA, a battering ram and the burning of the treb

4.30pm    Your last chance to listen to the sweet sounds of Blast from the Past

5:00pm    Event Ends

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