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Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:30 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: International Napoleonic Fair 200th Anniversary 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 945

International Napoleonic Fair 200th Anniversary 2015

Calling all those Napoleonic Groups who have attended the International Napoleonic Fairs and Events around the World in the past. Pike And Shot Events are hosting the next UK based International Napoleonic Fair at Bruntingthorpe Exhibition Centre on April 10th - 12th 2015. We have a large outdoor ca...
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Tue Sep 16, 2014 12:26 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: October 2014 ILHF
Replies: 0
Views: 733

October 2014 ILHF

Hi Folks, Just a reminder that the International Living History Fair is on from October 3rd to 5th 2014, in just over 2 weeks time. There is still a few trading spaces left, thanks to the removal of the "Tornado Aircraft" from the Exhibition Hall, and the now extended front foyer to the bu...
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Fri Oct 25, 2013 1:08 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: accepting card payments at markets
Replies: 6
Views: 1534

Re: accepting card payments at markets

Hi,
Come and have a chat in the ILHF office and i'll let you have cdetails on my supplier - pretty good - Firstdata!
Regards
Dave A (Pike And Shot Events Limited)
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Sat May 11, 2013 8:51 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 49
Views: 20593

Re: Insurance

Hi Folks, If anyone would like to find out about the "ins and outs" of Insurance policys, and have a chance to ask those difficult questions face to face instead of over the telephone, then John Hughes will be at the International Living History Fair at Bruntingthorpe on October 25th - 27t...
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Tue Jan 22, 2013 12:07 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Re-Enactors Markets
Replies: 30
Views: 8676

Re: Re-Enactors Markets

Hi Andy & Helen When you say organise a Market at "the start of School holidays" - do you mean in the Summer, Spring, or Autumn? The ILHF tries to link into the February & October School Half Term holidays, but to hold an Event in the beginning of August or 2 weeks before in July, ...
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Sat Jan 19, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Re-Enactors Markets
Replies: 30
Views: 8676

Re: Re-Enactors Markets

Hi Folks, Pike And Shot Events Limited has recently secured a major outdoor Event, with 7 days of Historical lectures & seminars, 2 days Educational presentations to visiting schools, and a 2 day multiperiod show. The dates are June 24th - 30th, with the main event happening on the weekend 29 - ...
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Sun Dec 09, 2012 10:26 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 49
Views: 20593

Re: Insurance

Hi Folks, John Hughes has now set up a new policy with "Towergate Insurance Ltd" - he brings all his previous experience to the job, and has a very competitive rate and understands re-enactment and its public liability limitations. John gave a fantastic symposium on Re-enactment Insurance ...
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Sun Dec 09, 2012 10:21 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: Licencing - muskets etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 29429

Re: Licencing - muskets etc.

Hi Folks, For collectors and shooters you can also ask advice from the "Muzzle Loaders of Great Britain" - a club that specialises in Black Powder weaponry, either for target shooting or collecting. Well worth joining if you have problems locally getting an appropriate licence to own both ...
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Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: ILHF Feb 22 - 24th 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 840

ILHF Feb 22 - 24th 2013

Hi Folks, Just to let the trading community know we have opened up our books for the February Fair to new and past traders who might want to give the International Living History Fair a go over the 3 days in February 2013. Pitches are available in 3 depths - 3.0m, 2.5m, or 2.0m - details can be foun...
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Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:49 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Re-Enactors Markets
Replies: 30
Views: 8676

Re: Re-Enactors Markets

Hi everyone, I don't normally post on business subjects, but just to enlighten people on the difficulties of running an "out of season" Market - as the organiser of the International Living History Fair at Bruntingthorpe it is a major problem finding larger premises (in excess of 3,000 Sq ...
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Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Dose anyone know this company MASTER OF THE MEWS
Replies: 4
Views: 1499

Re: Dose anyone know this company MASTER OF THE MEWS

Hi,
In answer to the question, back in 2010 I used a "Birds of Prey" display Company who came from Southern Britain. Think the chap sold his birds off, and went back to working at a "proper job" as the L/H business did'nt pay enough to keep him solvent
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Sun Nov 13, 2011 6:43 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: How are you finding trade ?
Replies: 46
Views: 6163

Re: How are you finding trade ?

Hi Everyone, :thumbup: Interesting reading this discussion - good one to start Martin! There are always lots of negatives and positives from over 119 traders which give us feedback for organising the International Living History Fair, as well as the many other shows that Pike And Shot Events organis...
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Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:32 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: ILHF final update before show on 25th Feb
Replies: 1
Views: 636

ILHF final update before show on 25th Feb

Hi everyone, Just a quick note to remind anyone not booked furniture to get in contact by E-Mail ASAP (Before Tuesday 22:00hrs!) as we have to give a final order to our supplier on Wednesday first thing. Cafe will supply breakfast to traders before doors open, make sure you pop up and order your foo...
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Tue May 25, 2010 9:10 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Trade Pitch discounts idea
Replies: 11
Views: 1612

Re: Trade Pitch discounts idea

Hi Everyone, If you've been tracking this post, I am now able to offer an additional trading opportunity at a NEW National Trust site - Bateman's near Burwash in East Sussex. I'm running a small multiperiod event at the site for the first time - only 3/4 Groups (awaiting final confirmation from one)...
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Tue Feb 09, 2010 6:29 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: 17th International Napoleonic Fair September 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 464

17th International Napoleonic Fair September 2010

Hi folks, An early reminder of a trading opportunity at this prestidgous Napoleonic Event. This show is a Pike And Shot Tour & Event Company Event, and is once again taking place at Kingston Maurward House, near Dorchester, Dorset (Postcode DT2 8PY) on September 25th - 26th 2010. There are a ind...
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Tue Feb 09, 2010 6:23 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Trade Pitch discounts idea
Replies: 11
Views: 1612

Trade Pitch discounts idea

Hi folks, Having taken over the ownership of the International Living History Fair last November (2009), I have been working hard going through the Traders feedback forms. A large number of you mentioned that you might be interested in additional trading opportunities with the Pike And Shot Tour &am...
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Fri Oct 09, 2009 5:30 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: 16th International Napoleonic Fair October 3rd - 4th 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 857

Re: 16th International Napoleonic Fair October 3rd - 4th 2009

Hi Dave, Event was a success, but very hard work! Will take a number of years to develop to where it needs to be for 2012, but hope that the support will grow in this fantastic Georgian House and park. Next year is booked for September 24th (Ticketed Lectures & Seminars during the day, and Dinne...
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Wed Sep 30, 2009 8:57 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: International Living History Fair 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 484

International Living History Fair 2010

Hi everyone, Just to confirm the news, yes I have been successful in my tender for the International Living History Fair, and am currently talking directly to the Directors of WWHF Ltd to ensure a smooth handover after the October 2009 show. The dates for 2010 will remain as Feb 26th - 28th and Octo...
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Mon Sep 21, 2009 8:28 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: 16th International Napoleonic Fair October 3rd - 4th 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 857

16th International Napoleonic Fair October 3rd - 4th 2009

Hi folks, A last reminder of a trading opportunity at this prestigous Napoleonic Event. This show is now under the Pike And Shot Tour & Event Company banner, and is taking place in Dorchester, Dorset (Postcode DT2 8PY) on October 3rd - 4th. There are a few indoor pitches available, and some outd...
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Mon Jun 01, 2009 8:04 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Lulworth Pirate Pictures
Replies: 22
Views: 2578

pictures of Lulworth pirate festival

More on the way - but try www.barryjameswilson.co.uk
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Mon May 18, 2009 9:55 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Lulworth Pirate Festival 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1319

For all those coming to the Pirate Festival - check out the weather forecast on www.metcheck.com for Event postcode BH20 5QS
For the weekend - good
For the week - brilliant!
Bring our sun cream!
8)
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Fri Apr 17, 2009 3:20 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Lulworth Pirate Festival 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1319

Lulworth Pirate Festival

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Hi Folks, just to let everyone know we have 200 participants booked in, so there's NO MORE FREE food.
Black Powder is also booked out too.
If you still want to come along, please contact us through the Website (www.pikeandshot.com) and we'll try and accomodate you.
Regards,
Dave
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Wed Apr 01, 2009 5:25 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Lulworth Pirate Festival 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1319

Lulworth Pirate Festival 2009

Hi All, We are up to 150+ participants for this Pirate Festival, May 23rd - 29th 2009 First 200 people to register get FREE camping, black powder (if certified & qualified), breakfast & lunch (Sun - Fri), Insurance cover, firewood, ect. Please check out http://www.pikeandshot.com for registr...
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Thu Apr 03, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Windsor Medieval Trading June 28 - 29th at WoTR Fed Event
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Windsor WoTR Show Trading opportunity

Hi Cat,
When I was approached by Martyn Smith (WoTR Fed Horse), he told me it was a full Fed Event.
Best check this detail out with him, but I'm working on the information that was past onto me by Martyn, in that this was a full Fed turnout Event.
Regards,
PASTE
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Wed Apr 02, 2008 1:33 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Windsor Medieval Trading June 28 - 29th at WoTR Fed Event
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Windsor Medieval Trading June 28 - 29th at WoTR Fed Event

Hi everyone,
I have just updated my website (www.pikeandshot.com) with news of a mid summer Trading opportunity at the Wars of the Roses Federation Event at Fifield near Windsor on June 28/29th.
PLease check out the details, or E-Mail or call me for more information,
Best Wishes,
PASTE
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Mon Feb 19, 2007 10:25 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Lulworth Medieval Festival 2007 update
Replies: 0
Views: 315

Lulworth Medieval Festival 2007 update

:D More fantastic news for 2007. Lulworth Castle will once again be the venue for our second Medieval Festival of 2007. The participants booked are confirmed as Destrier for Jousting, Paladins are coming, Master of the Mews is providing our Falconry, the Star Gun Company are bringing their heavy gun...
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Mon Feb 19, 2007 10:14 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Loseley Medieval Festival 2007 update
Replies: 1
Views: 425

Loseley Medieval Festival 2007 update

:D Great news - thankyou to all those people who dropped in to see us at the NLHF. We now have some confirmation on participants. Destrier are Jousting, Paladins are coming, the Company of St Barbara with the Bombard, Falconry with Master of the Mews, Laurie with the Bar! We have a selection of Cate...
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Sat Feb 10, 2007 7:00 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Loseley Park & Lulworth Castle Medieval Festival News
Replies: 2
Views: 659

:D Hi Dave :D
Didn't want to confuse everyone with a second event just yet at Lulworth.

Will have lots of information at the NLHF for anyone who's interested in any of our Events this year.

Drop in at the Pike And Shot Stand and say hello

:D
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Tue Jan 30, 2007 10:44 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Loseley Park & Lulworth Castle Medieval Festival News
Replies: 2
Views: 659

Loseley Park & Lulworth Castle Medieval Festival News

:D :D Breaking News :D :D The 2007 Medieval Festival at Loseley Park, near Guildford, Surrey has now been confirmed as June 23rd - 24th. The 2007 Medieval Festival at Lulworth Castle, near Wareham, Dorset has also been confirmed as September 8th - 9th. This Event is to be run by the team that bought...

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