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How Great was Alfred the Great?

Reality, myth and political ‘spin’ in the history of the Viking Wars.

A talk by historian and author Martyn Whittock.

The talk is arranged for Friday 25th November at the Dilton Memorial Hall at 7.30pm.

Admission £4.00 non-members, £2.00 members.

All welcome
Further information on 01373 859770

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