Swaffhams 800th Anniversary

Blossom and Yarn festival

Blossom and Yarn festival - Credit: Alan Porter

A weekend of celebrations

See fire-breathing, minstrels, battles and King John himself in Swaffham. The 800th anniversary of Swaffham’s market charter will be celebrated with a weekend of celebrations and re-enactments. As well as activities around the Market Place there will also be a medieval market and historical fun, fire and fighting with Black Knight Historical on the Camping Land. The free celebrations run from 10am Saturday, July 18, to 5pm Sunday, July 19; www.aroundswaffham.co.uk