2016 marks the 950th anniversary of the Norman invasion of England and William the Conqueror’s crowning at Westminster. Born and raised in Normandy, William was Duke here before the fateful battle of 1066. To celebrate this occasion, from April to December 2016, fun festivals will take place throughout the region. Medieval street markets, music, dance, theatre, workshops, sound and light shows and special exhibitions will be held in many towns and villages associated with William the Conqueror and his momentous expedition. For further information, please follow this link….