Tickets now on sale…

…for this year’s Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre! We’ll be taking over the stunning Ludlow Castle this year on 26th & 27th November, embracing our inner mulled cider and hurdy-gurdy lover (who’s never that far away, let’s be honest. She’s got her outfit sorted already). I’d love to say winter feels incredibly far away… I’m assuming…

Applications now open for Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre

This year’s Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre takes place on 29th & 30th November. It’s the 16th year of the event, and if you’re interested in applying for a stall at the event, just drop an email to lmcf@dakinevents.com for an application pack.

New event for 2014 – Bodelwyddan Castle Jousting Fair, 3rd August 2014

We’re really pleased to announce that we’re working on a new event for 2014 with the fantastic Knights of the Damned jousting display team. Headed up by stuntman Justin Pearson, they’re a thrill to watch, and we’re looking forward to bringing Medieval action and atmosphere to the stunning setting of Bodelwyddan Castle. If you’re an exhibitor or…

Comedy almost-in-the-castle

Alas, our love of alliteration wasn’t enough to stand up to some of the worst rain and flooding we’ve ever seen in the Castle. So at three hours notice, and thanks to the rather fantastic and accommodating people at the wonderful http://www.ludlowassemblyrooms.co.uk/, we decamped across the street for a fairly raucous and fantastically hilarious evening…

Running shoes and scraped knees

Racing along the length of those long marquees that look like ships pitched in the castle was a heady thrill at the age of 4, when scrambling over the castle with scraped knees and tangled hair was the height of adventure. 21 years later, and the running’s got a bit faster (though perhaps not as…