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Middle of Nowhere...

After much to-ing and fro-ing of furniture…

We had finally embarked upon our pre-tour of Wales and were approaching the border of our eventual destination although it would be some time before our actual arrival there… 490 more words

The Silent Eye

Living the Middle Ages

There are many re-enactment groups up and down the Borderlands, with enthusiasts participating in living history from a range of different periods. Cwmwd Iâl bring to life an important period of our history: the years between 850 to 1199: the “Anglo-Saxon” period – the time of the Kingdom of Mercia. 478 more words

Comics

Inter Regional Qualifiers - Round 1

Round one of the Mercia inter regional qualifiers was held at Chesterfield Petanque Club yesterday. Thankfully the weather was kind and a great day’s petanque was enjoyed by all the teams. 50 more words

Mercia

Free day #5

… “Free Day!”

“Free Day!” sang the town criers throughout the Kingdom. They were, all of them, very happy for they liked nothing better than to bring glad tidings to the people of Morphlance. 647 more words

Books

Essay On The Life And Institutions Of Offa, King Of Mercia TXT

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Please support our book restoration project by becoming a Forgotten Books member. 110480 de 51484 Paulo 49074 São 46318 do 40723 Brasil 38043 da 37922 Da 35214 US$ 33367 Folha 29049 Rio 19810 Local 19724 Reportagem 17909 Eua 16250 José 15364 One from her old editor at the merc asking if she was available for comment about “the news.” Æthelstan presenting a book to St Cuthbert, the earliest surviving portrait of an English king. 268 more words

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Æthelflæd in 2018

This year sees the 1100th anniversary of the death of Æthelflæd, the Lady of the Mercians, who died at Tamworth in Staffordshire on 12 June 918. 468 more words

Vikings

The Last Kingdom Season1 / Anglo-Saxon England

Plot

England, 872. A Saxon man, raised by Danes, must choose a side and play his part in the birth of a nation, alongside the man who would become known as King Alfred the Great. 161 more words

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