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What's New:

Updated: 03 May 2016

The gallery for Caerphilly Castle now has all new digital
pictures.

The gallery for Bodiam Castle
now has all new digital
pictures.

The gallery for Warwick Castle
now has all new digital
pictures.

Added a new profile for
Château du Plessis-Bourré.

Castle Events:

Chepstow Castle

William Marshal Tournament
14 - 15 May 2016
10am - 4pm

Prudhoe Castle

Prudhoe Under Siege
21 - 22 May 2016
11am - 5pm

Alnwick Castle

Longbow Demonstrations
28 - 30 May 2016
10am - 5:30pm

Coming Soon:

A new profile for
Dunguaire Castle in Ireland.

A new profile for
Lewes Castle in England.

A new profile for
Sully-sur-Loire in France.

A new gallery for
White Castle in Wales.

A new gallery for
Leeds Castle in England.

A new gallery for
Kenilworth Castle in England.

Caerphilly Castle,
Caerphilly Wales

Caerphilly Castle - Caerphilly Wales

This Week in History:

04 May 1471

The Wars of the Roses – The Battle of Tewkesbury, Edward IV defeats a Lancastrian Army and kills Edward, Prince of Wales.

09 May 1671

Disguised as a clergyman, Thomas Blood attempts to steal the Crown Jewels of England from the Tower of London.

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Visit the Timeline page to see a chronological list of historical events.