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No Swords in the Park 27th Aug

No Swords in the Park 27th Aug

The worst August in some time continues, with a forecast of thundery showers right around our start time tomorrow. I’m going to call it off now so everyone can plan for not travelling to Okehampton. ...
FIE World Fencing Day 2020 – 12 September

FIE World Fencing Day 2020 – 12 September

We’re ahead of the game this year for FIE World Fencing Day 2020.  World governing body the FIE is making this year’s event all about family. ...
News: Swords in the Park 20th August postponed

News: Swords in the Park 20th August postponed

Regrettably, the current unsettled weather doesn’t give me a lot of confidence for Swords in the Park tomorrow evening (20th Aug). The park is already very wet, with more rain forecast today and tomorrow afternoon/evening. Safety being paramount, I’m going to call off the session now so nobody travels for nothing. ...
Swords in the Park Re-start

Swords in the Park Re-start

As you may have seen, we have guidance from BFHS for restart of sessions. I am sticking with the original plan to resume Swords in the Park on Thursdays from 7.30 until around 9pm, bad light and midges allowing. ...
BFHS Guidance for restarting classes

BFHS Guidance for restarting classes

The BFHS Guidance for restarting classes recommends caution in resuming classes in the current COVID-19 pandemic. Wider social distancing restrictions make the resumption of certain practices untenable. The full text of  the Federation recommendations follows. ...