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A Weekend Fit For a King

datePosted on 19:59, November 5th, 2012 by Site admin

Our second annual King Alfred Weekend was a great success. A large turnout for the launch of the ‘Leylines’ exhibition on Friday afternoon was followed by an audience of more than 50 people for Dr Ryan Lavelle’s lecture. Saturday’s Activity Day included a popular guided walk around Hyde led by Alys Blakeway, activities for children provided by the Winchester Museum Service, and the launch of the ‘Hidden in Hyde’ project. On Saturday evening, choirs from the University of Winchester performed ‘A Concert for King Alfred’s Day’ to a packed audience.

The weekend concluded with a very special church service on Sunday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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