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Sunday gun firings

Live firings of historic artillery pieces
19th May - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fort Nelson is one of the few places where you can experience live firings of historic artillery pieces.

These special gun firings will be carried out by uniformed crews of the Portsdown Artillery Volunteers (PAV), and will include gun drills and talks.

Firings will take place at various times throughout the day on the following Sundays.

19 May
23 June
21 July
8 September

These are free events, suitable for all ages. Ear defenders will be available.

More information about the guns to be fired and exact timings will be provided in due course.