VIDEO: Besieging Newark-on-Trent to launch the new National Civil War Centre

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What a Bank Holiday weekend! Newark-on-Trent came alive last week as the National Civil War Centre was opened in this historic town, which boasts the best preserved English Civil War defenses in the country.

Here’s some video of what was an intense but incredibly well-attended battle, which took place by The Queen’s Sconse on the edge of town and which the public – nine or ten-deep at some points – seemed to love!

And one of our members, Kevin, spoke to the local paper’s website about being a part of the event…

For more on the history of Newark, check out our post from last week.

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