Now Strike Archery Ltd attends International Living History Fair

Now Strike Archery Ltd will once again be attending this year’s International Living History Fair at Bruntingthorpe Proving Grounds, Nr Lutterworth, Leicestershire from the 10th -12th April.

It’s the 3rd year that Now Strike Archery has attended this prestigious event which exists to provide a market place, meeting place and fabulous opportunity for all, visitors and re-enactors alike, to meet and discuss all periods of our historical past. Many of Europe’s best artisans, craftsmen and traders are on hand, happy to advise and provide a huge array of items and replicas of historical heritage. Staged twice a year, the International Living History Fair has become the primary multi-period market place for re-enactors, historical interpreters and historical enthusiasts across Europe.

Now Strike Archery Ltd offers historical interpretation and demonstration centred on the hundred year’s war period with demonstrations of living history and use of the traditional weapons. In addition we offer hands on experiences in traditional crafts and archery offering bow and arrow making courses followed by a Masterclass in the use of traditional bows and arrows.

This year we will be showcasing on stand handmade traditional crafts in both bow and arrow making and also offering the general public the chance to shoot with a traditional Long Bow at our “Have a go with a Long Bow” sessions. Giving people the opportunity of trying our hand crafted bows and arrows if they are looking at buying one.
For those visitors coming to the fair who would like to book a course or have a bow commissioned will receive a discount secured by a deposit on the day.

Tom Mareschall – Co-Director of Now Strike Archery Ltd says “anyone is welcome to come along to this event it is a great opportunity for you to find out more about this fascinating period of history and if you are really up for a challenge why not have a go with one of our traditional Long Bows”.

For further information about Now Strike Archery Ltd contact lindsay.hurrell@nowstrikearchery.com or call 01245 248130 or visit www.nowstrikearchery.com

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Notes to Editor:

Now Strike Archery Ltd is a small company based in Essex we provide historical interpretation and demonstration centred on the hundred year’s war period with demonstrations of living history and use of the traditional weapons. In addition we offer hands on experiences in traditional crafts and archery offering courses in bow and arrow making and Master Classes in the use of traditional bows and arrows. We also attend various events around the country offering “Have a go with a longbow” and provide corporate days, experience days as well as talks and demonstrations.

Now Strike Archery Ltd, Unit 9, Ashtree Farm, Boyton Cross, Chelmsford, Essex T 01245 248130