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Swords on Sunday at Okehampton Castle

Swords on Sunday at Okehampton Castle

The weather gods were kind to another, very well attended, Bluebell Sunday at Okehampton Castle on 19th May. West Devon Swords turned out to run a series of talks and demonstrations, our famous 900 Years of Swords in ten minutes or less, this year supplemented with some live sparring. ...
WDS at Oke Castle – May 19th

WDS at Oke Castle – May 19th

West Devon Swords will be back as guests of English Heritage once more for Bluebell Sunday at Okehampton Castle, May 19th. ...
Reminder: Medieval Sword School this Sat. 22 Feb

Reminder: Medieval Sword School this Sat. 22 Feb

“Winter is coming…” No White Walkers, no stage fighting – the real Game of Swords returns to Okehampton this Saturday 22nd Feb. at 2pm. ...
Saviolo, Docciolini, Marozzo, Destreza and more

Saviolo, Docciolini, Marozzo, Destreza and more

We rounded of this half-term in Okehampton with a block of Saviolo side sword; and promptly attended the English Sidesword Open in Oxford for the classes in Docciolini, Marozzo, Verdada destreza, Sidesword and targa and more. ...
Update: Medieval Sword School 9 and 23 Feb

Update: Medieval Sword School 9 and 23 Feb

We have quite a buzz around this coming Saturday’s session, 9th Feb. Really great to see, thanks all. We didn’t set up a booking system this time, so if you can indicate on our Facebook page if you’re planning to attend that will give us an idea of numbers and we will flex the running … Update: Medieval Sword School 9 and 23 Feb Read More » ...