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Campaign for Officer and Marshal Medallions

Wed, 2014/05/07 - 2:47pm

SCA officers and marshals who would like durable medallions with the badge of their office might be interested in a Kickstarter campaign being run by Combat Medallions.

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ACCEPS is available for Lilies

Mon, 2014/05/05 - 3:57pm

Issabell, Contesse de Pontmerci, reports that ACCEPS is now available for registration for te upcoming Lilies War 28.

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Duke Garick von Köpke to sit vigil in the Outlands

Mon, 2014/05/05 - 12:02pm

All good gentles are cordially invited to come and provide counsel to His Grace Garick von Köpke, as he sits vigil to contemplate the offer from Their Majesties of the Outlands to be admitted into the Order of the Laurel.

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Bread oven and sewing kit found in Northampton dig

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 7:35pm

An archaeological excavation in Northampton, England, has thus far revealed the remains of a bread oven, a 13th century well, a 15th century sewing kit and trading tokens, leading experts to believe that there was a settlement in the area. (photos)

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Letters of Wallace and Robert the Bruce on display at Stirling Castle

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 4:09pm

700 years ago the fate of Scotland was being decided. Now, history buffs will be able to read the words of those concerned in the historic events at an exhibit of letters of Robert the Bruce, William Wallace, and others, at Stirling Castle. The exhibition runs until June 2014. (photo)

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Rendlesham exhibit marks 75th anniversary of Sutton Hoo discovery

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 5:50pm

Four miles northest of the Sutton Hoo ship burials lie what archaeologists believe are the remains of the royal settlement of Rendlesham, mentioned in the 8th century by the Venerable Bede. Finds from recent archaeological excavations will be on display during the 75th anniversary celebration of the Sutton Hoo finds in 2014.

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Winter storms reveal leg bones of monk

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 1:50pm

Alas, poor monk, whose eternal rest was disturbed by the discovery of his leg bones protruding from a cliff along the sea shore of Monknash, South Wales. The remains are believed to be from a young Cistercian monk who lived at the nearby 12 century abbey. (photo)

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Saving Winchester Roman wall "not possible"

Fri, 2014/05/02 - 2:25pm

Local historians in Winchester, England are outraged at the proposal that a Roman wall, unearthed in 2013 during construction of 14 new houses, may be destroyed and used as filler for foundations.

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Mudthaw 2014 photos online

Fri, 2014/05/02 - 9:19am

Brita reports that she has created an album of photos from Mudthaw 2014, which took place in March in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available to view on Shutterfly.

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Tournaments Illuminated Quest Request April 2014

Thu, 2014/05/01 - 4:40pm

Magister Riordan MacGregor, editor of Tournaments Illuminated, has announced the latest Quest Request.

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Announcement re Bullying & Harassment Policy

Thu, 2014/05/01 - 1:55pm

Tiffany Brown and Melissa Muckart of SCA Ltd Australia and SCANZ Inc New Zealand report that a joint bullying and harassment policy for participating SCA, Inc members is now available online.

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SCA Ltd Social Media Policy (Draft)

Thu, 2014/05/01 - 11:50am

Sorle Maknicoll, SCA Ltd Webwright, reports that a draft of the Social Media Policy for SCA Ltd. (Australia only) is now available online. Comments are encouraged.

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