Drachenwald Crown Tourney XXVIII

The Kingdom must have heirs! Their Majesties wish that all of their interested subjects submit their letters of intent to become the Crown Prince and Princess. Ready your armor, skills, and pageantries for the next Drachenwald Crown list.

Come one and all witness our Kingdom's next Prince and Princess. After enjoying the list, there will be more heavy fighting, light fighting, archery, and educational classes. We will be honoured by the Society Seneschal who will discuses and guide the Principality of ID on to its future for and that of the SCA's. Please join in this open discussion. After such a stimulating day and a bountiful feast, honor all Queens of present and past by attending in the Rose ball sponsored by the Shire of Flintheath. .

Date: 12th October to 14th October 2007

Site: Whitwell Hall, Raepham, Norwich, Suffolk, NR10 4RE. Useful photos and links (not SCA-affiliated) click here. The site is discreetly wet.

How to get there:
Road Info: Make your best way to the A1067 toward Bawdeswell. Turn East on the B1145 towards Reepham. Turn right on first road (not signed). Follow SCA signs to Whitwell Hall which sits off the road on your right.

Train Station Info: Norwich Rail station is located in central Norwich just 16 miles from site. 'one' operate Intercity trains to Norwich from London's Liverpool St Station, every 30 minutes during the day. The journey time is approximately 1 hour 50 minutes. A direct service also links Cambridge to Norwich, with an approximate journey time of 1hr 10mins. Central Trains offer connecting services from the Midlands, north of England and Scotland via Peterborough.

Bus Station Info: Norwich's new state-of-the-art Bus Station located in the city centre at Surrey Street is just 14.5 miles from site. National Express coaches travel to Norwich from London and other major cities several times daily. The London to Norwich journey time is around 3 hours. National Express Airport links the main London airports to Norwich with a regular direct service - up to 10 times a day from Stansted, Heathrow and Gatwick airports. For fares and times, tel: 08705808080 www.nationalexpress.com.

Airport Info: Norwich is home to a major regional airport, Norwich International, which is just 11.5 miles from site. Domestic services provide a link to Norwich from Aberdeen, Bristol, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow, Guernsey, and Jersey while scheduled flights to Amsterdam, Manchester and Paris connect Norwich to around 650 worldwide destinations. Airlines serving Norwich include Flybe, Eastern Airways, KLM, and Air Southwest with direct international flights from Alicante, Dublin, Bordeaux, Chambery, Faro, Geneva, Malaga, and Murcia. Norwich International Airport: Tel. 01603411923 or visit www.norwichinternational.com London Stansted Airport is just 85 miles away, with many direct international and domestic routes. Tel. 08700000303 or visit www.stanstedairport.com

Ferry Info: Harwich car and passenger ferry port is about 88 miles from site. Services are operated daily between the Hook of Holland and Harwich - the journey time is approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes. There are also routes to Cuxhaven (17 hours and 45 minutes) and Esbjerg (22 hours). Contact: Stena Line: 08705707070 www.stenaline.co.uk or DFDS Seaways: 08705333000 www.dfdsseaways.co.uk

Accommodation and food: Sleeping accommodations include 48 bunks and additional crash space. Unlimited tenting is also available. There is unlimited room for tenting. Beds will be available on a first paid first serve basis. There are sleeping bags and duvets that can be provided for a charge of £3. A simple travelers fare will be available on Friday evening. Saturday breakfast and lunch will be available and included in the site fees Animals are not allowed on site.

The village of Reepham is approximately a mile walk from the site and has access to petrol, pubs, and other food outlets. There are a number of Hotels and B&B's near site.

Event Cost:
Event Fee w/ Bunk: £15
Event Fee for Tenting: £10
Daytrip Fee: £8
Children under 6 without Bed: Free
Feast (cap is 63): £7

If paying by cheque, make either Sterling checks or US dollar checks payable to: SCA/Shire of Flintheath and send to the Reservation Steward. Reservations must include mundane name, SCA name, address, phone number, e-mail, shire/canton. There will be people able to collect travellers from the train station, bus station, and the airport at no charge to the traveller. ARRANGEMENTS MUST BE MADE BY OCTOBER 1st.

Event Staff
Event Steward:
Ursula Sturlasdatter(Deborah Faichild)
clancyanddeb.fairchild "at" ntlworld.com

Reservations Steward:
Katerina von Danzig(Dawn Tiger)
E-Mail: dtigerx2 "at" btinternet.com

http://www.flintheath.com/crown1007.html Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Norwich, England)