Posted on 28th January 2011
Move over Russell Crowe, as History Squad brings the Gladiators to life! After numerous requests over the past year, we’ve decided to extend our existing Roman package by offering a choice of not only a Roman Soldier, but a Gladiator too.
Posted by Julie Hicks on 24th January 2011
If you haven’t seen this amazing series of films that highlight Herefordshire at war, then you should, they’re just brilliant!
Posted by Kevin Hicks on 24th November 2010
History Squad have been working with students for many years, providing inspiration for their creative writing as well as improving their understanding of history. Proof that our presentations and workshops really do help youngsters came recently when one young student won the Publishing House Me GTX Award for her superb poem entitled The Bowman. Rebecca (11) from Sandwell was inspired to write the poem following our guided tour and archery display at Goodrich Castle, which was organised by the West Midlands Gifted and...
Posted by Kevin Hicks on 20th November 2010
A big thank you to everyone who attended the History Squad’s Have-A-Go Archery event back in October, we raised £111.89 for Help for Heroes. In addition to fundraising to support our wounded soldiers, we had a great time showing people how to shoot with a medieval longbow.