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by Dickie
Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Marcus Woodhouse wrote:I am so much looking forward to fighting with you lot.
With, WITH! WITH!!

I think the word you're looking for is against...
by Dickie
Sat Dec 23, 2006 12:16 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Marcus,

Since we have just had a chimneys swept, we can guarantee you a ver warm welcome if you ever travel east... :twisted:
by Dickie
Tue Dec 19, 2006 9:34 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Mac,

Thanks, there's a couple there I might want...
by Dickie
Mon Dec 11, 2006 9:48 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Ben,

Many thanks matey...

Wilhelm,

You're secrets safe with us, who would guess that you (of all people) like to dress up as a man..?
by Dickie
Mon Dec 11, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Is that you..?
by Dickie
Sat Dec 09, 2006 6:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Much better... :lol:
by Dickie
Sat Dec 09, 2006 6:35 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Sarah Elessar wrote:aah there be pictures of me! :shock:
Fame at last m'deario, Ben has some of you too I believe, I will try and burn them onto discs for peeps for Tuesday...

MJ

you didn't post up the link for the best one of the lot matey, #37...

:lol:
by Dickie
Thu Dec 07, 2006 11:02 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 5488

Pictures please...

...having just got back from our last show of the year, it's time to ask for pictures of this years shows. So any links or piccies you have of the following would be most appreciated... EMA Trainers event Templecombe Twinwoods Tewks Balcombe Berkeley I & II Lulworth Hastings ...plus anything else yo...
by Dickie
Sun Oct 08, 2006 7:15 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Dickie, the thing about that is would the same arms and armour have been in use much later? Given wear and tear (not to mention people dying) how much of the original hoard would have survived? It's also worth noting that those who fought as mercenaries would have their armour bought for them by th...
by Dickie
Fri Sep 22, 2006 3:38 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Re-enactment groups in Warwick Uni Area
Replies: 14
Views: 3287

Please look after Nik fro us and make sure he gets some training, we don't really want him tempted to travel back on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings... :wink: I suggest popping along to Whitney with Carl, Denise, Stan et al and carry on their pole-weapon training... :twisted: As you can tell I'm in a...
by Dickie
Fri Sep 22, 2006 3:26 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Coats of Arms
Replies: 8
Views: 1541

As long as we don'y lose the
RickyH wrote:Dickie, you are a legend,
Part of the thread, in fact we should make this a sticky...
by Dickie
Fri Sep 15, 2006 3:02 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Best medieval re-enactment battle in Britain
Replies: 35
Views: 4971

Nigel wrote:I beleive I owe you a beer
Ah...then I'll definitely track you down...

Not sure when I'll be there yet, prob not til Saturday morning...
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 5:06 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Best medieval re-enactment battle in Britain
Replies: 35
Views: 4971

Nigel,

Are we allowed to roll down the hill..? :twisted:
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 4:23 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Chris, yclept John Barber wrote:Slinks off behind tumbleweed...
Just jump into the trench with the others mate, will fill it in when it's half-full...
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 1:58 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Meg wrote:Have been lurking, but this is far too funny to ignore.

Dickie, I just luuurve it when you go all religious-fanatical on us :lol:
Ok then I'll add that to my seminar on how to ravish women on the field, thinking of adding a "How to fill in trenches" lesson as well... :twisted:
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

In which case, best of luck in job hunting. As for medical costs, we could always claim you were a MoP viewing and then also claim it was an "accident". "Honestly officer he just kinda slipped and fell into the assorted pile of swords, axes, daggers, spears, maces, bills, pole-axes, hammers and flai...
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 11:09 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Well at least you're sticking to your beliefs, now pass me a torch for it is time you die for them! "Cheer up heretic swine. Oh what can it be to bea sad bunch of Hussites driven from your own countreeee!" Come and have a go, papist slave! Many have tried, all have died. Driven from our own country...
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 10:48 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Best medieval re-enactment battle in Britain
Replies: 35
Views: 4971

Or we could build a Castle of our own! I think that...OWWWW!!!

Sorry... :(
by Dickie
Wed Sep 13, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Best medieval re-enactment battle in Britain
Replies: 35
Views: 4971

Allan Harley wrote:Still looking for a good site for a siege?????
What about Tutbury Castle..?
by Dickie
Tue Sep 12, 2006 3:11 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Ah...looks like The Emporers New Gauntlets to me...
by Dickie
Tue Sep 12, 2006 2:57 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Cardinal Beaufort led 3 and 4 I believe, one of these was never engaged in battle. 'Cos it fled before the Hussite forces took the field against them. I also remember reading somewhere, a while ago, that early on in the uprising Zizka captured a supply train carrying arms and armour... Remember also...
by Dickie
Tue Sep 12, 2006 2:40 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 3549

Ok [dons Flak jacket] Being fully prepared to be shot to pieces, IMHO there is very little difference between what a Hussite Mercenary (no mention of Bohemian there you notice) might wear in the Mid C15th in the way of armour, and what any other mercenary/MaA might wear in the same period. I do howe...
by Dickie
Tue Sep 12, 2006 10:45 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Caldicot
Replies: 12
Views: 2409

Sal wrote:I'm scared and disturbed by your expression in the first one of you and Craig :shock: :shock:
Craig1459 wrote:I'm starting to get a little concerned
You wait 'til you see the second one...you look very :o and :shock:
by Dickie
Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Battle of Bannockburn 2007
Replies: 428
Views: 58903

It was this thread itself... My name is Alison Corley and I am the property manager for Bannockburn. The people writing the scripts etc will be Robert Ballantyne and Michael Newcomen. Paul thanks for the information and I will certainly look at the information and balance it with the trust's insuran...
by Dickie
Tue Aug 15, 2006 3:17 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: C17th?
Replies: 19
Views: 4182

Hmmm...from what I understand one of the 2 big groups has a contingent who actively discourage people talking about periods other than their own on their Members Only section. The discussion on other groups attendance at Detling a few years ago was very, ah shall we say ' spirited ' not to say libel...
by Dickie
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Berkeley 2006
Replies: 53
Views: 8724

Brother Tuck,

Best photos of the show so far, got all the chosen ones in... :lol:
by Dickie
Mon Jul 31, 2006 4:41 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Crimes against Authenticity
Replies: 116
Views: 15402

Are we suggesting that long hair is inauthentic or just tying it back? The image below is not secialy selected, it is genuinely the last image contemporanious with tewkesbury that I looked at - I posted it on the thread about drums the other day. It is interesting to note that the black bulls head ...
by Dickie
Mon Jul 31, 2006 12:44 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: More pics from Tewkesbury 06
Replies: 7
Views: 2530

some great pics, you got most Gods Company in there...
by Dickie
Tue Jul 25, 2006 9:35 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Portable Wooden Forge
Replies: 23
Views: 4198

Skev,

If you're at BII this weekend, trip on over to the Woodville encampment and ask for Michael, he may just have what you want...
by Dickie
Thu Jul 20, 2006 1:49 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Coats of Arms
Replies: 8
Views: 1541

http://www.crwflags.com/fotw/flags/be-brab.html

You could try here young man...