Royal Armouries: Press Releases http://www.armouries.org.uk/ The Royal Armouries is home to the United Kingdom’s national collection of arms and armour, including artillery. en Royal Armouries Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Special Sunday Gun Firings featuring at Fort Nelson - Mon, 15 May 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/special-sunday-gun-firings-featuring-at-fort-nelson-1 The Royal Armouries announces dates for this year’s Commemorative gun firings and special Sunday black powder gun firings at Fort Nelson in Hampshire.

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Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/special-sunday-gun-firings-featuring-at-fort-nelson-1
Spy Academy at Fort Nelson - Mon, 15 May 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/spy-academy-at-fort-nelson The Royal Armouries is calling on all junior spooks to find out if they have got what it takes to become a Second World War Spy at Fort Nelson this May bank holiday.

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Spring into Action at the Royal Armouries this May half term - Fri, 12 May 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/spring-into-action-at-the-royal-armouries-this-may-half-term This May half term the Royal Armouries museum in Leeds will be playing host to a programme of exciting hands-on and have-a-go activities as part of its ‘Spring into Action’ week.

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Iconic weapon from Alien film franchise goes on display at Royal Armouries - Fri, 12 May 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/iconic-weapon-from-alien-film-franchise-goes-on-display-at-royal-armouries In time for theatrical release of the latest instalment in the Alien film franchise, Alien: Covenant, the Royal Armouries museum in Leeds has put a very special item on display.

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Sherlock, Stock and Barrel Bank Holiday Weekend - Wed, 26 April 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/sherlock-stock-and-barrel-bank-holiday-weekend This May Bank Holiday the Royal Armouries will be bringing an intriguing weekend of murder mysteries, concealed weapons and forensic science to its Leeds museum.

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/sherlock-stock-and-barrel-bank-holiday-weekend
Knight’s Apprentice horse shows and Easter Joust in the heart of Leeds - Fri, 17 March 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/knights-apprentice-horse-shows-and-easter-joust For the first time the Royal Armouries will throw down the gauntlet to three knight’s apprentices in a new set of shows which will take place in the lead up to its internationally-renowned jousting competition, the Easter Tournament.

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/knights-apprentice-horse-shows-and-easter-joust
HRH The Earl of Wessex Visits Royal Armouries in Leeds - Fri, 17 March 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/hrh-the-earl-of-wessex-visits-royal-armouries-in-leeds The Royal Armouries welcomed the Earl of Wessex to its flagship museum of arms and armour in Leeds this week.

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Special Sunday Gun Firings featuring at Fort Nelson - Fri, 10 March 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/special-sunday-gun-firings-featuring-at-fort-nelson The Royal Armouries announces dates for its new season of special Sunday black powder gun firings at Fort Nelson in Hampshire.

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/special-sunday-gun-firings-featuring-at-fort-nelson
Eastern Warriors: China - Fri, 20 January 2017 at 00:00 /about-us/press/eastern-warriors-china For February half term the Royal Armouries will welcome the year of the fire rooster and the end of the Chinese new year celebrations with a varied programme of activities for all the family.

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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/eastern-warriors-china
Talk and book signing by General The Lord Dannatt, former Head of the British Army - Thu, 1 December 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/talk-and-book-signing-by-general-the-lord-dannatt-former-head-of-the-british-army The Royal Armouries will welcome its Chair of Trustees General The Lord Dannatt, former Head of the British Army, for a talk and book signing for his latest publication, Boots on the Ground, on 13 December.

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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/talk-and-book-signing-by-general-the-lord-dannatt-former-head-of-the-british-army
Fort Nelson’s Sexton in action - Wed, 30 November -0001 at 00:00 /about-us/press/fort-nelsons-sexton-in-action Visitors to the Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson this Bank holiday weekend (Monday 30 May 2016) will be able to witness the power and might of one of the Royal Armouries’ most spectacular World War II guns – the Sexton.

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Wed, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/fort-nelsons-sexton-in-action
Fort Nelson’s Sexton in action - Wed, 30 November -0001 at 00:00 /about-us/press/ Visitors to the Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson this Bank holiday weekend (Monday 30 May 2016) will be able to witness the power and might of one of the Royal Armouries’ most spectacular World War II guns – the Sexton.

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