The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

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The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby Simon Atford » Thu May 15, 2014 7:51 pm

The Company of Chivalry is a reenactment and living history society portraying a military company in the service of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster in circa. 1370. The society was formed in 1988 by a group of people from all walks of life with a shared passion for medieval England.

We are based in the West Country (Bristol, Somerset and Wiltshire) and do most of events in Somerset and Wales.

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The Company Chivalry Camp at Pembroke Castle


We are currently seeking new members to swell our ranks. We seek both combatants interested in becoming bill men, archers or squires and non combatants interested in portraying tradesmen and women, merchants and even priests.

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The Company of Chivalry Drill Display at Caerphilly Castle.


A list of our events for the rest of the 2014 Season is as follows:

Caerphilly Castle. 25th/26th May

Winterbourne Barn. 14th June

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival. 12th/13th July

Big Cheese, Caerphilly. 26th/27th July

Pembroke Castle. 2nd/3rd August

Caerphilly Castle. 24th/25th August

There maybe other events in addition to the above but these are yet to be confirmed.

If you are interested in joining the Company of Chivalry please email: cocmembership@hotmail.co.uk

We also have a Facebook page for any social media users who wish to 'Like' us.



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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby Simon Atford » Fri May 16, 2014 9:44 am

Some more photos to give an idea of what we do:

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Master Little our Vintenar.
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Lord Hungerford


email: cocmembership@hotmail.co.uk
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Lords Hungerford and Beuchamp



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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby CH1LLYD0GG » Fri May 30, 2014 10:16 pm

messaged you guys on facebook recently. Just waiting to hear what address of the barn 16th june, time & what I should bring?

I know Lord Hungerford when he was a skinny lad at secondary school. He's "grown" a bit since then :silent:


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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby Simon Atford » Sat May 31, 2014 10:19 am

CH1LLYD0GG wrote:messaged you guys on facebook recently. Just waiting to hear what address of the barn 16th june, time & what I should bring?

I know Lord Hungerford when he was a skinny lad at secondary school. He's "grown" a bit since then :silent:


The address of the barn is:

Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Winterbourne, Bristol, South Gloucestershire BS36 1SD. The event is on Saturday 14th June. The 16th is a Monday :wink:

I imagine someone will sort you out some spare kit but bring a sleeping bag if you're staying over.



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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby CH1LLYD0GG » Sat May 31, 2014 1:01 pm

:D Yeah thanks. I did try to amend the date, but being a new member the posts had to wait clearance before I could see them.

Sleep over :o that wasn't mentioned. Sounds like more than just a training session.

If your able to provide some additional Newbie info or ask Martin very nicely to respond to Facebook messages for the CoC, that would be great.


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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby Simon Atford » Sat May 31, 2014 5:56 pm

Don't worry you don't have to sleep over if you don't to but many of us will be. It is a full event rather than a training session. We will setting up on the Friday and packing down on the Sunday but if you just want to come along on the Saturday that's cool.

If you are not getting any replies on FB try this email address: cocmembership@hotmail.co.uk

I'll post this thread up in the CoC group though as well.

All the best Simon Atford.



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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby CH1LLYD0GG » Sun Sep 07, 2014 12:14 am

Just wanted to update this site on my progress on joining a re - enactment group.

The company of chivalry has been great. I've kitted up and done a few events and I love it. I invited some family and friends who also enjoy it.

Fully recommend anyone who might be interested to check them out.


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Re: The Company of Chivalry - Seeking New Members

Postby CH1LLYD0GG » Wed Dec 31, 2014 6:06 am

Wanted to bump this up and try and promote this great group.


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