Archive - Jun 29, 2010

Official London ale taster named

In a ceremony that dates back to the Middle Ages, 48-year-old chartered accountant Steve Williams was named London's official ale taster.

Artisans' Row photos from AEthelmearc War Practice

Master Broom reports that he has created an album of photos from the Artisan's Row at the recent AEthelmearc War Practice. The photos are available to view on PicasaWeb.

Titus Scipio Germanicus new Crown Prince of the West

Megan reports that Titus Scipio Germanicus was the victor of the June 2010 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. His Highness was inspired by Arianwen ferch Morgan.

University of California recipient of large donation of medieval books

An anonymous donor has given to the University of California, Riverside, a book and manuscript collection oriented toward medieval history and valued at almost US$100K.