Palm Sunday Archers shoots for 2020

The Palm Sunday Archers meet at the Crooked Billet – Saxton. We welcome non-members to join us and ‘have a go’. If you enjoy your try, we hope that you would like to join the Society. Our shoots start from 09.00am and run through until 13:00. The dates for our shoots in 2020 are as [...]

TBS Programme for 2020

Here is the programme of speakers that we have for 2020. Guests are welcome to attend these talks. We ask for a donation of £4 per guest. All of our talks are held at Saxton Village Hall and start at 19:30. Please contact [email protected] for details or directions. Monday 6th Jan -  1461 Country : [...]

Walks calendar for 2020

We are pleased to announce the dates for the guided public walks around the battlefield trail. They all leave at 10:30 from the barn on Old London Road, just down from the Rockingham Arms. Please park near the barn. We ask for a donation of £4 per adult. The walks will be held on: January [...]

Visitor Information Centre….visit after a walk

The TBS have a free Visitor Information Centre at the Crooked Billet Pub near Saxton. Ideal for more information about the battlefield, the TBS and see some real life replicas of day to day items from the period. If the centre is not open the bar staff are happy to let you in on request. [...]


To help the Crooked Billet with parking at their busiest period during Sunday, we have agreed to adjust the times of the monthly shoot. The meetings will now run from 09:00 until 13:00 from the next meeting onwards

Change to our GDPR statement contact details

As Jill Thorley is no longer our secretary,  contact details have changed and are different to stated in previous blog entries. The email address is unchanged, but for post our new contact is Jo  Berendt,  Membership  Secretary. Contact Details are in the GDPR statement, which can be downloaded from the “what we do” menu at [...]

Welcome to our new Patron – Dr Helen Castor

We are pleased to announce that Dr Helen Castor has accepted our invitation to become the Patron of the Towton Battlefield Society. I am sure that most of you will be aware of her contribution to the understanding of the medieval period, her many books, her TV and Radio work and some may have met [...]

The TBS shop re-opens with new lines and designes

We are pleased to announce that we have opened a new shop at Redbubble has a wide range of products, from mugs to phone cases to T shirts to notebooks, they even do tank tops and babygrows ! (and more). You can choose your Towton logo and select which product you would like it [...]

The TBS on Facebook and Twitter !

This website is a good place to look up information, times and dates. However if you like conversation with like minded Towton Battlefield enthusiasts or have on the fly questions you may like to visit our Facebook  and Twitter sites. Link: TBS on Facebook Link: TBS on Twitter Link: TBS Tapestry Group on Facebook