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Knights clash at Dover Castle

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Explore our range of spectacular events happening across the country.

From chivalrous knights clashing in combat, to exclusive behind the scenes tours and hands on fun and games, our events are a great way to get stuck into England's history.

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1066 Events

Join us in commemorating the 950th anniversary of the 1066 – the most famous battle in English history.

Throughout 2016 we’re putting on events across England where you can find out what life was like in 1066, and learn to fight like a Norman or Saxon.

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Jousting Knights

Sir Henry Sewell trains with his magnificent destrier and demonstrates the skills needed to win a joust.

You can see the real deal this summer as brave knights compete in real jousting tournaments across the country.

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Getting hands on at Dover Castle

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