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A FREE week-long programme of events based on Barnstaple's civil war history funded by Barnstaple Town Council and Heritage Lottery Fund.  

7th - 13th August 2017  ALL FREE! 

AUG 7th 
Barnstaple Guildhall open house and a weaving workshop in the Main Chamber.  
Interactive scheduled tours of the Guildhall, 
First tour at 11am and the second tour at 2pm. 
Come and see the civil war history of Barnstaple brought to life!  
Mon 10.30am-3.30pm  
The Guildhall, Butchers Row, Barnstaple 
AUG 8th  
Decoupage workshop using civil war extracts and pictures from Barnstaple.  
Tues 10am-1pm  
The Guildhall, Main Chamber, Butchers Row, Barnstaple  
AUG 9th  
Civil war Play in a Day, based on Barnstaple's part in the civil war.  
Childrens Workshop, 7-12yrs  
Booking is essential.:  
Please telephone The Plough Arts Centre on  
01805 624624  
Or visit: www.theploughartscentre.org.uk  
Wed 10am-4pm  
The Guildhall, Butchers Row, Barnstaple 
AUG 10th  
Guildhall open house, Trepanning Through History will be in the Main Chamber running a childrens calligraphy activity and living history based on life during the English Civil War.  
Thurs 11.30am-3.30pm  
The Guildhall, Butchers Row, Barnstaple  
AUG 12th  
The Sealed Knot @ St Anne's, living history displays, come meet some civil war characters and see them in Barnstaples High Street.  
Cafe and childrens workshop on the ground floor.  
Sat 11:00am-3pm  
St Anne's Arts and Community Cente, Paternoster Row, Barnstaple 
AUG 13th 
The Siege of Barnstaple!  
Jam packed day full of things to do for all ages. Come and see battle re-enactments, cannon fire, a falconry display, bouncy castle and soft play, civil war stories and childrens crafts with the Marvellous Even-ures, Devon face-painting and so much more!!  
All activities Free!  
Sun 11am-3pm 
Rock Park, Barnstaple  
To see our programme of other events in the Guildhall thoughout 2017: