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We can offer to your site the following living history:


Military: Knight, bill man, arquebus man , pike man, artillery, archer, caliver man, sailor, trayned band, Border Reivers.


Civilian everyday life and living: cooking, homes & lighting, pastimes, toys and childhood, perfume & cosmetics, writing.


Fashion: Clothes, accessories, hair & make up to presentations including: “what a load of pants”- a historical look at underpants and “It kills to look this good” - a look at the dangerous things used to look beautiful


Practical sessions: have a go archery, cannon loading, bill drill, sword fighting, musket drill and craft activities


Presentations: The Horrid History of Food.


Recycle & sustainability: a look at how our ancestors never wasted anything


Crafts: Dyeing, weaving, braiding, spinning, fuller, Wattle & Daub, illuminated lettering, brick making painting or gargoyle making demonstrations


Trades: brewer, farming,  fishing, trader, monk, nun, teacher, cloth merchant, servant, inn keeping, explorer, gardeners, gong farming, grave digging, rat catching, builder, baker, chandler, parish clerk, church warden, overseer of the poor, surveyor of highways, parish constable, groom of the stool.


Events: Mary Rose, the Spanish Armada, Banqueting, Christmas.


Medical: wise woman, apothecary, physician, barber surgeon, midwifery.


 Worst Jobs: in children's history


Crime & Punishment: smuggling, pirates, gaoler, executioner, torturer, witch finder.


Famous Character: William Shakespeare.


 Strolling Characters: Roam your attraction chatting to visitors
Thank you so much for all your hard work yesterday. We were delighted with the turn out event if it did mean a very hectic day! Your contribution in running  the Granary added a whole new dimension to the visit and generated much praise! Please work with us again!

Worcestershire Wildlife Trust