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At Battlefield 1403 we regularly hold seasonal events and organise fun activities for all the family. To be kept updated on all of the exciting things taking place why not follow us on Facebook, subscribe to our Newsletter, or frequently visit our website for details.

Please see below a list of our latest events.


Ice cream & Coffee Kiosk – Summer months only
Opened July 2021!
Situated in the Woodshed, we offer quick service of Snugbury Ice Creams, homemade Cakes & Biscuits, along with Coffee, Tea and Cold Drinks. Seating is available on benches in the courtyard.

Children's play area
Opened Summer 2021

Archie Sparrow's Trail
Coming Soon
We will have interpretation boards in the Farm Shop and at the church end of the footpath, detailing farming and crops in fields. There will be a 'Spot Archie' activity – how many Archies can you find in the hedgerows?

Ride on Tractors in the Barn
Now open.

Battle of Shrewsbury Medieval Weekend Festival 2021
Took place on 24th & 25th July 2021 and was free to attend!
We travelled back in time to medieval Shropshire and saw the sights and sounds of everyday life leading up to the battle. We had over 250 reenactors from all over the country (Scotland to Devon) attending this year's anniversary weekend including horses!

During this great family day out we saw knights in armour and archers preparing for battle, living history including traditional crafts and cookery. We also enjoyed watching terrifying jousting matches, live Battle reenactments and tried our hand at many historical activities.

There was a market area selling all manner of wares, plus local crafts, organisations and much more. Each day ended with the Battle of Shrewsbury itself where you could choose sides of the rebel army or the King himself.
What a fantastic FREE day out for all the family! Battlefield 1403 Farm shop & cafe was open as usual alongside our new play area and ice cream kiosk! 

Have-A-Go-Archery – Summer months only
Come and enjoy Archery, cooking displays, crafts, and see medieval soldiers going about their day. The event will held be behind the Farm Shop, next to the Falconry Centre. The Shrewsbury Levy represent life in the times around the Battle of Shrewsbury in the year 1403. The Shropshire group are now in their 30th year and enjoy recreating history in the times between the Norman conquest and the Wars of the Roses.

Pudding Club 1 – March 2022
Hog Roast – May 2022
Harvest & Heritage 2022 – August 2022
Pudding Club 2 – Sept 2022

Image of Battle of Shrewsbury Medieval Weekend © Charlotte Graham