Event: By the Sword 2020

From our HEMA friends up country: an Historical European martial arts event for women, NBs and gender minorities, from newcomers to veterans in…

We’re in Oke Links magazine

West Devon Swords is featured in the January/February edition of Oke Links magazine, the lifestyle/what’s on/general interest publication for the Okehampton area. Turn…

Last session of the decade

Thurs 19th Dec. will be our last session of this year and this decade; it will also be our last session of Saviolo…

Tavistock Area Schools Ability Games

Forty Five children from Princetown, Horrabridge, Lamerton, St Peter’s, Tavistock, Bere Alston and Whitchurch primary schools took part in an Ability Games event,…

Sparring Saviolo

…or at least that was the intention. Some of it looks like the treatise, some of it… not. Note to self, when blocking…

Let the Saviolo flow

This week’s session finished with our first attempt at a Saviolo flow drill that didn’t always,er, flow. Intended to bed in the techniques…

National Safeguarding Adults Week 2019

National Safeguarding Adults Week 2019 takes place 18-24 November.  Ann Craft Trust (ACT) is heading the annual awareness raising campaign which focuses on…