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Programme 2017

Date Theme Location Weblink
13 January 2017 Bures Primary School, Suffolk Bures Primary School
8-9 April 2017 International Living History Fair Cressing Temple Barns near Braintree, Essex Cressing Temple
15-17 April 2017 Anglo-Saxon Games & Viking Pastimes West Stow
Anglo Saxon Village
Icklingham Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 6HG
West Stow
20 April 2017 Schools day
(with the ship Sae Wylfing)
Trinity Park
Felixstowe Road, Ipswch, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
Woodbridge Riverside Trust
13/14 May 2017 Weird and Wonderful Wood
(with the ship Sae Wylfing)
Haughley Park, Wetherden, near Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 3JY Weird & Wonderful Wood
31 May, 1 June 2017 Suffolk Show
(with the ship Sae Wylfing)
Trinity Park
Felixstowe Road, Ipswch, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
The Suffolk Show
4 July 2017 School Visit Monkshouse School, Spalding Monkshouse
11-13 August 2017 COA Gathering Oxfordshire Artemis Gathering
23-24 Sept 2017 Medieval Fayre Stow Cum Quy country park,
5m east of Cambridge,
CB25 9AF
Stow Cum Quy

Programme 2016

Date Theme Location Weblink
21 April 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Trinity Park
Felixstowe Road, Ipswch, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
School’s Day on
The Showground
30 April
1-2 May 2016
Slavery & Law: The Justice of the Saxons
 
Discover the hard justice of the Dark Ages. Learn the origins of many of our laws, discover your weregild (your value in gold), and be careful not to get sold at the slave market!
Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3DJ Sutton Hoo
14-15 May 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Haughley Park, Wetherden, near Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 3JY Weird & Wonderful Wood
28-30 May 2016 The Spoils of War
 
Ealdfaeder have just returned from war! The wounded need treating, the boundaries of kingdoms have shifted, the king is giving out rings to ensure loyalty, and the people are swearing oaths of fealty.
Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3DJ Sutton Hoo
1-2 June 2016
 
* to be confirmed *
Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Trinity Park
Felixstowe Road, Ipswch, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
The Suffolk Show
10-12 June 2016 Homegrown Music Festival
 
It features local bands, food suppliers etc.
Church Farm, Church Rd, Barrow, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. IP29 5AX Homegrown East Anglia
18 June 2016 Oswin of Gippeswic will be appearing solo at the Woolpit Festival to help publicise the new Anglo Saxon exhibit in the museum. Woolpit & District Museum
The Institute, The Street, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9RF
Woolpit Museum
18-19 June 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3DJ Sutton Hoo
Solstice Festival
25-26 June 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
West Stow
Anglo Saxon Village
Icklingham Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 6HG
Dragon Festival
23-24 July 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Jimmy’s Farm
Pannington Hall Lane, Wherstead, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2AR
Beer and Sausage Festival
30-31 July 2016 English National Hnefatafl Championships
 
Are you brave enough to join the national tournament on Sunday?
Anglo-Saxon re-enactors Ealdfaeder will steer you to victory, and will also be running outdoor games for youngsters.
Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3DJ Sutton Hoo
6-7 August 2016 Sae Wylfing appearance
 
This is not an Ealdfaeder event but
some of our members will be appearing
with the ship.
Ipswich Waterfront
Ipswich, Suffolk
Waterfront Celebration

Programme 2015

Date Theme Location Weblink
21-22 March 2015 Crafts Event
Not a specific Ealdfaeder booking but some members will be displaying crafts or manning the Sae Wylfing ship.
Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
2-4 May 2015 Slavery & Law (including coin striking)
Exploring differences between Heathen & Christian laws and practices.
Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
16-17 May 2015 Accompanying the replica Anglo Saxon ship Sae Wylfing. Haughley Park, Wetherden, near Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 3JY. Weird & Wonderful Wood
23-25 May 2015 Sutton Hoo Healing
Leech, verse charms & surgery.
Diet & food
Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
20-21 June 2015 Storytelling Festival + Sae Wylfing ship
Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
4 July 2015 Anglo Saxon day Laxfield Laxfield Museum
11-12 July 2015 Dragon quest Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
1-2 August 2015 Sae Wylfing ship West Stow Anglo Saxon Village and Country Park Anglo Saxon Village
8-9 August 2015 English Hnefatafl Championships + other games Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
29-31 August 2015 Combat + geography of kingdoms, trade routes etc. Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
12 Sept. 2015 Anglo Saxon event Mildenhall Museum, Suffolk Mildenhall Museum

Programme 2014

Date Theme Location Weblink
20 April 2014 Warrior Workshop Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
3-5 May 2014 Dragon Quest children’s activities (games, quiz, dragon racing) Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
24-26 May 2014 Food – milling flour, baking bread Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
28-29 May 2014 Beads & Pots with Ælflaed Ipswich Museum, Suffolk Ipswich Museum
21-22 June 2014 Æcerbot + speardance Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
25 June 2014 Young People’s Event Oakington Anglo Saxon Archaeological Dig, near Huntingdon Manchester Metropolitan University
5-6 July 2014 Military Multi Period Show Colchester Garrison, Essex Event Plan
2-3 August 2014 Æcerbot & Speardance West Stow Anglo Saxon Village and Country Park Anglo Saxon Village
9-10 August 2014 Hnefatafl Championships + Scop competitions (story, riddle, poetry) Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
12 August 2014 Hand over of Sae Wylfing ship Whisstocks Quay, Woodbridge n/a
15 August 2014 Crafts Mildenhall Museum, Suffolk Mildenhall Museum
23-25 August 2014 Combat weekend including archery, spear & axe Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
11-19 Sept. 2014 Assisting theatrical production Ragnarok Hush Building, Bentwaters, Rendlesham Eastern Angles
13-14 Sept. 2014 Appearing with Sae Wylfing ship, Woodbridge Maritime Festival Whisstocks Quay, Woodbridge Maritime Woodbridge
22 Sept. 2014 Members filming BBC TV Hollow Crown 2nd series Various n/a
10 Oct. 2014 Members filming BBC TV Hollow Crown 2nd series Various n/a
21 Oct. 2014 Anglo Saxon Learning Day Longthorpe Primary School, Bradwell Road Longthorpe Primary School
30 October 2014 Anglo Saxons Mildenhall Museum, Suffolk Mildenhall Museum

Programme 2013

Date Theme Location Weblink
30 March 2013 Warriors filming for Japan National TV Otford Battle Site, Kent NHK World
7 April 2013 Warrior Workshop Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
19 April 2013 SciFi filming Leicestershire SleepyDog
28 April 2013 Leather Workshop Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
4-6 May 2013 Bread, Ale, Mead Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
11 May 2013, 1pm Fulbourn May Fair Cambridge Steiner School Steiner School Events Calendar
18 May 2013 Billericay Museum Mini Show The Cater Museum
25-27 May 2013 Storytelling Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
22-23 June 2013 Solstice Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
18-22 July 2013 Latitude Festival Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk Latitude Festval 2013
27-28 July 2013 A Trader Visits Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
3 August 2013 Anglo Saxon Jewellery & Potmaking (Free) Mildenhall Museum, King St., Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EX, Tel 01638 716970 Mildenhall Museum
17-18 August 2013 English Hnefatafl Championship Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
24-26 August 2013 Warriors + Beer Festival Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
31 August 2013 Terrific Textiles (Free), spinning, weaving Mildenhall Museum, King St., Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EX, Tel. 01638 716970 Mildenhall Museum
21 September 2013 Anglo Saxon Leather Workshop (Adults only, £8) 11am–1pm & 2-4pm rebecca@cultural-learning.co, Tel 07429 528524 Mildenhall Museum
25 October 2013 Discover the Anglo Saxons & Vikings (Free) Mildenhall Museum, King St., Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EX, Tel. 01638 716970 Mildenhall Museum

Programme 2012

Date Theme Location Weblink
28 April 2012 Warrior Workshop Sutton Hoo
Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 3DJ, 01394 389700
Sutton Hoo
5 May 2012 Storytelling (Pete only) Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
6-7 May 2012 Slaves theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
26-27 May 2012 Textiles theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
9-10 June 2012 Justice theme West Stow Anglo Saxon Village and Country Park
The Visitor Centre, Icklingham Road, West Stow, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 6HG, 01284 728718
Anglo-Saxon Village
23-24 June 2012 National Trust 10th Anniversary, performing with other groups Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
22 July 2012, 11am-5pm Medieval Fayre Old St. Margarets, Hopton on Sea, Norfolk Old St. Margarets
28-29 July 2012 Spear Dance theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
4-5 Aug 2012 Justice theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
25-27 Aug 2012 Runes theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
8-9 Sept 2012 Heritage Weekend Show Saffron Walden Museum
Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1JL, 01799 510333
Saffron Walden Museum

Programme 2011

Date Theme Location Weblink
27 February 2011 Jewellery & Pot making Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
3 April 2011 Anglo Saxon Mothers Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
9 April 2011 Storytelling & Talk Cambridge Young Archaeologists Club Young Archaeologists Club
16-17 April 2011 Re-enactors Bring & Buy Wimpole Hall, Cambridgeshire Event Plan
30 April 2011 Combat Workshop Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
1-2 May 2011 Show with Textiles Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
28-30 May 2011 Show With Food Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
4-5 June 2011 Show With Slavery Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
25-26 June 2011 Show - Rune Theme West Stow Anglo Saxon Village, Suffolk Anglo-Saxon Village
23-24 July 2011 Military Multi Period Show Colchester Garrison, Essex Event Plan
30-31 July 2011 Show - Runes Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
6-7 Aug 2011 Show - Spear Dance Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
20-21 Aug 2011 Show - Hunting & Fighting Theme Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
17-18 Sep 2011 Show Brandeston Hall, near Framlingham, Suffolk Brandston Hall

Programme 2010

Date Theme Location Weblink
13-16 April 2010   Ipswich Museum, Suffolk Ipswich Museum
29-31 May 2010   West Stow Anglo Saxon Village, Suffolk Anglo-Saxon Village
5-6 June 2010   Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
7 July 2010   St Martins School, Hereford, Worcs St. Martins Primary
17-18 July 2010   Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
31 July/1 August, 2010   Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
14-15 August 2010   Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk Sutton Hoo
18-19 September 2010   Brandeston Hall School, near Framlingham, Suffolk Brandston Hall