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Fake News: 7 Myths About Medieval Life Everyone Thinks Are True

There is a saying: “Never let the truth get the in the way of a good story” (Mark Twain)*. With all the focus recently on Fake News, it seems like a good time to start dispelling some medieval myths most people still think are true. So, in true Cracked style, […]


5 Foolproof Clothing Tips For a Medieval Winter 2

Cold, isn’t it? Winter really is settling in and we’re feeling the nip of Jack Frost at our fingers and toes! Jumpers and coats have been got out of the loft, and new pairs of gloves purchased with silly hats! This got us thinking, what clothing would our medieval ancestors […]


New to Reenactment? Here’s What You Need to Know 2

Reenactment is a wonderful hobby. It allows you to see amazing sights and meet new people. It can, however, come with an expensive price tag and some serious pitfalls if you don’t plan. To reduce the risk of wasting money on a hobby you find that you don’t enjoy, we suggest […]