1066 anniversary: Pictures of the Battle children's parade

Battle was overrun by an army of mini Normans and Saxons yesterday (Friday, October 14) as children from schools across 1066 country took part in a parade through the centre of town to mark the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings.

Saturday, 15th October 2016, 10:03 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 12:08 am
Hastings Week: 1066 march down Battle High Street. Photo by Frank Copper. SUS-161015-061940001

Led by a military band, pupils from Battle Abbey School, Battle and Langton, Catsfield, Claremont, Claverham, Crowhurst, Netherfield, Ninfield, Robertsbridge, Sedlescombe and Vinehall took part in this spectacle.

* For a video of the parade, filmed by Battle Observer reporter Jack Duggan, visit the Rye and Battle Observer Facebook page.

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