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 Post subject: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:38 pm 
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Fortress Wales 2015
I have today been to a meeting with Caldicot Castle, we have been given the GREEN light for the planning of the show for 2015

The main show days will 3rd and 4th May 2015.
Set up day will be 2nd of May 2015 BUT you may arrive on site on Friday 1st May 2015 after 2pm.

Please note application forms for re-enactors/living history/walkers, Traders and Military Vehicles will be available for downloading or posting out after the 3rd November 2014.

More information to follow.

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:09 pm 
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yet again another excellent show to kick the season off , really nice people wendy and paul run this show , decent helpful and interesting people to talk to and deal with, excellent venue. best wishes to you in the running of the event. regards mac

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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Tue Oct 07, 2014 8:54 pm 
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Right as you are all aware FW15 is on.
Now to give you some more important information.

Application forms for Re-enactors/Living History Groups/Walkers, Traders and Military Vehicles will be available from the 3rd November 2015 THEY must be back in to us by 14th March 2015.

ANYONE who apllies after the 14th March will be asked to donate a cheque to our charity the RBL.
Our BOOKS will close on the 4th April No booking after this date will be accepted.

Site Meeting at Caldicot Castle will be held on the 14th March 2015 at 11am. Meet up in car park then make your way into castle please.

On Saturday 3rd May we will have the following on the Castle Bridge

6pm- WW2 Briefing

7pm Kit Sale

7.30 Site Meeting for all

The Football Club will be open on Friday/Saturday/ Sunday night.
The Caldicot Castle Banqueting Hall will be open Saturday/Sunday night with entertaiment.
BOTH WILL CLOSE BEFORE 1am times to be confirmed.

On a final NOTE For Fortress Wales 2015 after 6pm from Friday 1st May 2015 on site NO WEAPONS OF ANY KIND are you be CARRIED around eg, apple Knives, swords, bows, boot knives, side arms etc. If i see anyone out on site walking around with any kind of weapon I will remove them OFF site. GROUP leaders please make sure all your members are aware of this ruling.
No weapons on person from 6pm till 6am.


well i think i will leave it there more information to follow.

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Wed Dec 10, 2014 10:17 pm 
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Application forms for Re-enactors, Vehicle Owners and Traders
You can download a form from here http://www.monmouthshire.gov.uk/fortress-wales/.
Applications will not be accepted after the 4th April.
Hope to see you at this years event.
If you have any problems with the link, please email caldicotcastle@monmouthshire.gov.uk

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 11:26 pm 
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I wish you all well in the show and best wishes for 2015 to you all

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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Thu Mar 05, 2015 6:25 pm 
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WW2 groups if you have booked into battle with Paul Sidney of the South Wales Borderers WW2 Re-enactment Group then I have some good news We are bringing a Section 5 onto site for another period battle. Group leaders if someone wish`s to battle and you are happy for them to hire then please pass the following information on

You must contact Dave Main before Sunday 19th April 2015 on 07870646161.

This is for Fortress Wales 2015

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 3:01 pm 
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Just been told we got the Dakota flying over, weather permitting


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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU
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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 10:00 am 
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Applications will not be accepted after the 4th April. So come on people get those Re-enactment/Vehicle/Traders form back in please

application forms here
You can download a form from here http://www.monmouthshire.gov.uk/fortress-wales/.

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:00 am 
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Here is the list dated Tuesday 24th March 2015.
PLEASE do not get upset about the notes about No insureance/risk assesment I have not even done my own.
But we need people to be aware that we do not have their paperwork.
I now some of you are renewing it soon BUT please can you all drop Barbara a line to let her now what is happening PLEASE.

BarbaraLamb@monmouthshire.gov.uk

01633 64 (4850)


24th Foot 2nd Battalian South Wales Borderers WW2 Re-enactment Group- no insurance/risk assessment

3rd New York Regiment (walking display)

4th Somerset Light Infantry Display

4th US Marine Corps – no insurance/risk assessment

8th Infantry Division LHG- no insurance/risk assessment

16 Parachute Field Ambulance- no risk assessment

116 Panzar Grenaders- no risk assessment

AFRA HQ- no insurance

Age of Chivalry

ANA Opps

Blitz Buddies

Blitz Buddies part 2

BOARS Brotherhood of Amman- no risk assessment/insurance

Bunderswehr NATO 1990's

College of Chivalry

Combined Operators NATO Armed Forces- no insurance

Companions of the Longbow

Company of the Black Serpent- no insurance/risk assessment

Companions of the Forest

Company of Chivalry

Cosmeston Manor Archers

Darren Woolven

Defenders of the Motherland

Dog Company 29th MP

Dudleys

Falcon History

FJR 2

FJR-5

Fox & Sparrow

Freeman of Gwent

Great War Society

Kampfgruppe Stahlkrieger- no risk assessment

Kampfgruppe WH3945

Kernow Levy -no insurance/risk assessment

Kompanie1

Lexington Minute Men

Lovat Scouts

Many Fronts Living History

Monmouthsihre Branch MLAGB- no insurance/risk assessment

Meibion Y Ddraig

Native-American & Pioneer Showteam -no insurance/risk assessment

Oskorei- no risk assessment

Plymouth Medieval Society

Pony Express- no insurance/risk assessment

Ragged Victorians

Reserve Force Royal Ulster Constabulary

Regiment 409

Rolling Thunder

Royal Flying Corps

Scallywags (Walking Display)

St Cenydd Guard -no insurance/risk assessment

South Wales Screaming Eagles -no insurance/risk assessment

Southern Skirmish Association- no risk assessment

Staffordshire Knots

The Erpyngham Retinue- no insurance/risk assessment

The Free Company of Aquitaine

The Warwicks 14-18

Volksstrum V-3

Walking History

Wyoming Wild Bunch

Yeoman

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:24 am 
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Here is the list dated the 11/4/15
We still have PLI and Risk documents missing. Come on people contact Barbara please
BarbaraLamb@monmouthshire.gov.uk
01633 64 (4850)

Here are the groups coming:
The South Borderers WW2 Re-enactment Group
1914-1918 Anzacs
3rd New York Regiment (walking display)
4th Somerset Light Infantry Display
4th US Marine Corps
4th Wiltshires LHG
8th Infantry Division LHG
16 Parachute Field Ambulance
116 Panzar Grenaders
AFRA HQ
Age of Chivalry
ANA Opps
Blitz Buddies
Blitz Buddies part 2
BOARS Brotherhood of Amman
Bunderswehr NATO 1990's
College of Chivalry
Combined Operators NATO Armed Forces
Companions of the Longbow
Company of the Black Serpent
Companions of the Forest
Company of Chivalry
Cosmeston Manor Archers
Darren Woolven
Defenders of the Motherland
Dog Company 29th MP
Dudleys
Falcon History
FJR 2
FJR-5
Fox & Sparrow
Freeman of Gwent
Great War Society
Kampfgruppe Stahlkrieger
Kampfgruppe WH3945
Kernow Levy
Kevin Price
Kompanie1
Lexington Minute Men
Lovat Scouts
Many Fronts Living History
Monmouthsihre Branch MLAGB
Meibion Y Ddraig
Native-American & Pioneer Showteam
Oskorei
Plymouth Medieval Society
Pony Express
Preventive Service Re-enactment Society
Ragged Victorians
Reserve Force Royal Ulster Constabulary
Regiment 409
Rolling Thunder
Royal Flying Corps
Scallywags (Walking Display)
St Cenydd Guard
South Wales Screaming Eagles
Southern Skirmish Association
Staffordshire Knots
The Erpyngham Retinue
The Free Company of Aquitaine
The Warwicks 14-18
Volksstrum V-3
Walking History
WW2 in Colour
Wyoming Wild Bunch
Yeoman

Here are the traders:

Daphne Hilsdon Daphne Hilsdon
John Clarey Militaria & Collectables JW Clarey
The Blaenafon Cheddar Co Ltd Susan Fiander-Woodhouse
Civil War Sutler L Lambeth
GBF Militaria J Wright
Bernies Gems B Mills
Friends of the Newport Ship Charles Ferris
Soldier Magazine A Clarkson
Sniper Alley- Soldier Soldier Darren Andrews
Dragonfly Studio Iestyn Ford
Working Wonders J.L. Middleton
That's Retro C W Reed
London Jacks Leather C.Somers
Kelly Accessories Tracey Kelly
Crow Valley Mike Lister
BFR Militaria & Vintage Stanita
Libbys Trading Post Tricia Griffin
TroopAid J N Holden

Here are the vehicles:

Mr Simon Mordboys Landrover
Clive Elliott Armoured Patrol Car
Andrew Sweeting Landrover series 3
Mr Colin Thompson CCKW 352
M.A. Hodgson Series 3 Lightweight GS
M.A. Hodgson Defender 90 FFR
David Waters Austin
David Chambers GMC
Daniel Rees Landrover
Matt Jones Cushman motorcycle
Shaun Wild Landrover
Robert Chambers Willys Jeep
Chris Brooks Matchless Motorcycle
John Edge Landrover
Brian Perry Kubelwagen
Alan Lewis Hotchkiss Jeep
Jack England Can-Am Bombardier Motorbike
Alan McEwan Land Rover 4x4
Adam Cope Jeep

Groups that need to contact Barbara PLEASE

16 Parachute Field Ambulance - NO risk assessment
116 Panzar Grenaders - NO risk assessment
AFRA - NO insurance
Brotherhood of Amman - NO risk assessment or insurance
Company of the Black Serpant - NO risk assessment or insurance
Kernow Levy - NO risk assessment or insurance
Monmouthshire Branch MLAGB - NO risk assessment or insurance
NAPS - NO risk assessment
Oskorei - No risk assessment
Preventive Service Re-enactment Society - No risk assessment
Royal Flying Corps - No insurance
St Cenydd Guard - No risk assessment or insurance
South Wales Screaming Eagles - No risk assessment or insurance
WW2 in Colour - NO risk assessment or insurance

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:40 am 
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List dated 22/4/15
A few more will be added on by Barbara soon
If you are still outstanding with paperwork PLEASE contact Barbara DIRECT.BarbaraLamb@monmouthshire.gov.uk
01633 64 (4850)
...

Groups

2nd Battalion 24th Foot South Wales Borderers WW2 Re-enactment Group

3rd New York Regiment (walking display) American war of Independence

4th Somerset Light Infantry Display WW2

4th US Marine Corps WW2

4th Wiltshires LHG WW2 8

8th Infantry Division LHG WW2

16 Parachute Field Ambulance WW2

116 Panzar Grenaders WW2 German

AFRA HQ PyroTeam for Battle

Age of Chivalry 14th Century

ANA Opps WW2

Anzacs 1914-1918 Great War 1914-1918 = Paperwork needed PLEASE

Blitz Buddies 1940's

Blitz Buddies part 2

BOARS Brotherhood of Amman 12/13th Century

Bunderswehr NATO 1990's 1990

Cheryl & Simon Ludgate WW2

College of Chivalry 14th Century

Combined Operators NATO Armed Forces Boar 1980's

Companions of the Longbow Medieval

Company of the Black Serpent 14/15th century Paperwork needed Please

Companions of the Forest Medeival

Company of Chivalry 13th Century

Cosmeston Manor Archers 100 Year war

Darren Woolven WW1/WW2

Defenders of the Motherland WW2

Dog Company 29th MP WW2

Dudleys War of the Roses

Falcon History WW2

FJR 2 WW2

FJR-5 WW2 German

Fox & Sparrow WW2

Freeman of Gwent 1350-1420

Great War Society WW1

Grossdeutschland Aufklarungs Era WW2 paperwork needed PLEASE

Kampfgruppe Stahlkrieger WW2

Kampfgruppe WH3945 WW2


Kernow Levy Early Medieval

Kevin Price WW2

Kompanie1 Late WW2

Lexington Minute Men 1775

Lovat Scouts WW2

Many Fronts Living History WW2

Monmouthsihre Branch MLAGB 1700-1900's

Meibion Y Ddraig 100 Year War

Native-American & Pioneer Showteam 1650-1840

Oskorei Saxon/Viking

Plymouth Medieval Society Medieval

Pony Express 1860-1865

Preventive Service Re-enactment Society 1714-1760 Paperwork is needed please

Ragged Victorians 1840/50's

Reserve Force Royal Ulster Constabulary 1950-60's

Regiment 409 1942/43

Rolling Thunder Vietnam

Royal Flying Corps 1914-18 WW1

Scallywags (Walking Display) 1940-1944

St Cenydd Guard 1400-1500

South Wales Screaming Eagles WW2

Southern Skirmish Association 1861-1865

Staffordshire Knots WW2

The Erpyngham Retinue 1380-1420

The Free Company of Aquitaine late 14th century

The Warwicks 14-18 WW1

Volksstrum V-3 1944/45

Walking History WW2

WW2 in Colour WW2 10 Paperwork is needed please

Wyoming Wild Bunch 1800's

Yeoman WW1


Vehicles
Mr Simon Mordboys Landrover
Clive Elliott Armoured Patrol Car
Andrew Sweeting Landrover series 3
Mr Colin Thompson CCKW 352
M.A. Hodgson Series 3 Lightweight GS
M.A. Hodgson Defender 90 FFR
David Waters Austin
David Chambers GMC
Daniel Rees Landrover
Matt Jones Cushman motorcycle
Shaun Wild Landrover
Robert Chambers Willys Jeep
Chris Brooks Matchless Motorcycle
John Edge Landrover
Brian Perry Kubelwagen
Alan Lewis Hotchkiss Jeep
Jack England Can-Am Bombardier Motorbike
Alan McEwan Land Rover 4x4
Adam Cope Jeep

Traders
Daphne Hilsdon
John Clarey Militaria & Collectables
The Blaenafon Cheddar Co Ltd
Civil War Sutler
GBF Militaria
Bernies Gems
Friends of the Newport Ship
Soldier Magazine
Sniper Alley- Soldier Soldier
Dragonfly Studio
Working Wonders
That's Retro
London Jacks Leather
Kelly Accessories
Crow Valley
BFR Militaria & Vintage
Libbys Trading Post
Time Warrior
TroopAid
Toloja Orchards

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Fri Apr 24, 2015 11:56 am 
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Copies of the Risk Assesment and proof of PLI for GD Aufklärung have now been sent.

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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Fri Apr 24, 2015 12:11 pm 
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thank you

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Mon May 25, 2015 8:20 am 
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A big thank you to all those who attended and help raise this amount for the Royal British Legion


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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU
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 Post subject: Re: Fortress Wales 2015
PostPosted: Sun Jun 28, 2015 8:39 pm 
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Well its only the end of June 2015 and on Friday I had a meeting with Caldicot Castle and they wish for me to THANK you all for attending this year. WE HAVE THE GREEN LIGHT for planning ahead for 2016. Well done to everyone who attended this year and put on a wonderful show.
Fortress Wales 2016 is on

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Is it true i can retire when i die.

FORTRESS WALES 2014
1st and 2nd May
take a step back in time…..multi-period living history and military vehicle weekend.

Set in the wonderful grounds of CALDICOT CASTLE COUNTRY PARK
Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HU


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