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Hay History Weekend |Hay castle| |September 11-13|

Hay History Weekend 2015 will take place on Sep 11th, 12th & 13th Sep at Hay Castle.

Our theme this year are Agincourt and we have a packed programme of events including talks, film, theatre, workshops, pop up museum and guided tours.
We start with a guided tour of medieval Hay on Friday at 11am, followed by a screening of Henry V at Booth’s Cinema at 5pm and then a talk by Armourer specialist Bob Woosnam-Savage in the Castle at 8pm.

Saturday sees medieval crafts, calligraphy, theatre workshops and a performance of Henry V by Hay Theatre Company in the Castle grounds. In the evening we have a talk by Prof Anne Curry about Agincourt.

Sunday is centered around our annual Pop-Up Museum where local historian Eric Pugh will be displaying some of his extensive photograph collection of historical Hay. We will also be asking people to bring in any items they would like to show and discuss and also bring along some memories of the Castle through the years. Continue reading