Tag Archives: Sherborne Pageant

The Greenwood Tree – March 2017

The March 2017 issue of The Greenwood TreeĀ is now being printed, and will be posted to all members of the Society next week. This is the first under the new schedule, where the publication dates will be at the beginning … Continue reading

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The Sherborne Pageant Project on our website

In the August edition of Who Do You Think You Are? magazine respected writer, Alan Crosby, gave the SDFHS a real boost by featuring one of our current projects – The Sherborne Pageant of 1905. How did Alan know we … Continue reading

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The Sherborne Pageant of 1905

In 1905, to mark the 1,200th anniversary of the founding of the town of Sherborne by Bishop St. Aldhelm in 705, the local Church Council decided to mark the event with a historical pageant which, during the planning, grew in … Continue reading

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