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Introducing the Longbow Course

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Mar 29, 2020 13:00 - Oct 09, 2022 13:00
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This course at West Stow provides an introduction into the fascinating history of the English longbow along with an opportunity to use these iconic items.

Description
Description

Longbow – history, theory and practiceThis course at West Stow provides an introduction into the fascinating history of the English longbow along with an opportunity to use these iconic items.

The course is delivered by an Archery instructor, based at West Stow.

You can learn about the medieval longbow and how it was used in a mix of classroom and range activities. There is all equipment provided, personal tuition, a range of bow weights and plenty of shooting time.

* This is partly an outdoor event so please wear sensible clothing.
* The event is suitable for adults and/or accompanied young people 15 years and over; all must be paying participants.
* Please meet at the West Stow Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.
* This event will go ahead in most weather conditions apart from extreme wind and/or rain (introduction inside).
* Normal parking fees apply.
Times: 1pm-4pm
Tickets: £45 per person
Booking: Essential – use the ‘Book now’ buttons or call 01284 758000
Venue: West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

This event is promoted by Arnor Archery.

West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village
Icklingham Road
West Stow
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk
IP28 6HG
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