Friday 9th October 2015 - The Vision of Piers Plowman: readings from an exciting new translation of this epic poem inspired by the Malvern Hills and written 650 years ago. At 7.30pm in the Lion Ballroom, Leominster. Click here for more details
Saturday 10th October 2015 - The Fatal Quarrel - Simon de Montfort and Roger Mortimer This year is the 750th anniversary of the Battle of Evesham where Simon de Montfort met a bloody end. John Grove will look at the fatal quarrel that developed between Simon de Montfort on the one hand, and the King, Prince Edward and Roger Mortimer on the other. This is part of the Usk Castle Friends Autumn Conference 10.00 - 12.30 in the Centenary Hall, Maryport, Usk. Tickets £6 on the door.
Thursday 22th October 2015 - The Mortimer History Trail: John Grove will be looking at all ten villages and towns with historic Mortimer links and outlining the latest state of the Trail's development. Richard's Castle Village Hall 7.30.
Monday 26th October 2015 - Medieval Pilgrims: a Window on their World: an illustrated lecture by Tim Porter at 7.30pm in Leominster Priory. Retiring Collection.
Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th April 2016 - The Castles of the Hereford and South Shropshire Marches: the Annual Conference of the Castles Studies Group. Click here for more details