Skipton Armed Forces Day 2012


Yesterday was Father’s Day. And I must say Happy Father’s Day to Dad! Hope you enjoyed it even if the laminator did break… ūüėČ

But other than Father’s Day, it was also the village of Skipton’s¬†Armed Forces Day.

“The Armed Forces Day is an opportunity for the nation to show its support for our Service men and women, whether veteran or still serving. It is a time celebrate the work that they do or have done in support of our country.” Continue reading


Demonstration from the 33rd Regiment of Foot.


Demonstration from the 33rd Regiment of Foot.

At the ‘Britain’s Soldiers, 1750-1815’ Conference (July 2011), hosted by Kevin Linch and Matthew McCormack, we were treated to a demonstration of the Redcoat from the 33rd Regiment of Foot.

Here is the link to the video!