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History in 360: Lewes Castle

A team weekend away can only mean one thing: museums! We visited Eastbourne Redoubt Fortress and Lewes Castle on this little mini adventure in East Sussex! Here’s our review of Lewes Castle! Lewes Town While returning from a trip to the Wyntercon the team decided to stop off at the picturesque town […]


Herstmonceux: England’s Medieval Festival – Event Review 1

We’ve finally arrived back from Herstmonceux Castle and rejoined reality (collective sigh!). A fantastic three day event with a real laid back festival guide! The Hovel has entertained crowds with juggling, games, and Paul’s own live version of Fruit Ninja! We’ve met some of our awesome fans and thrilled kids and […]


History in 360: Hampton Court Palace 3

  Here at The Hovel we’re very into our history innovations. We strongly believe that history is a really interesting subject, and everyone can find something to delve into! Our History in 360 blogs will take you through some of the most interesting historical sites we find, giving you the chance […]