Fighting and Feasting: the typical plot event

The typical plot event begins on a Friday night, when people gather at the venue from across the country – and normally head to a nearby pub for supper and a few pints. People catch up, meet any new members, and get excited about the weekend ahead!

On Saturday , we wake up , eat breakfast, and head to some nearby woods. After warming up, and training any new members, the event organiser briefs us on the plot and the units head off on their own.

Two units meet in the woods, and peaceful negotiations begin...

Two units meet in the woods, and peaceful negotiations begin...


...until treachery erupts!

...until treachery erupts!


Reinforcements arrive

Reinforcements arrive


A hasty call to arms!

A hasty call to arms!


An all out line fight ensues...

An all out line fight ensues...


...with the first casualty

...with the first casualty


A clash at close quarters!

A clash at close quarters!


After the day's fighting we return  to the hall, for crafts and the banquet.

After the day's fighting we return to the hall, for crafts and the banquet.

On Sunday we all slowly wake up. Sometimes there is time for some fight training or Dark Age games, then we tidy the hall and head home. But soon there’ll be another one!

You can read about one such plot event, at Cadbury in 2011, here.

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