The Night Before the Battle – Outreach

It’s the night before the battle. Meet Annie Bodkin, wife of an archer and find out why she is at the battle of Bosworth. Learn about the life of an archer’s wife and explore what Annie’s husband, the archer, would have had in his kit. Finish by singing a camp fire song to keep up morale.

Suitable for KS 1-2

To book the facilitator for the half day session the cost is £4 per pupil and to book the facilitator for the full day session the cost is £8 per pupil (all prices include travel costs)

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