744th Anniversary of the Battle of Evesham

August 1st 10.30am
Every year, on the nearest Saturday to August 4th, a wreath is laid in memory of Simon de Montfort. Simon died on August 4th 1265 at the battle of Evesham.

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 Rev Andrew Spurr leading the service

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Anna Lord, Secretary of the west Mercia Battlefield Trust, laid the wreath.

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The Simon de Montfort Memorial is in Abbey Park, Evesham

A very simple but important service, followed by refreshements at nearby Church House.

http://www.simondemontfort.org/

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