The usual Pickering Preparation weekend is on again this year to repair, prepare and produce new props etc for the 2014 event. Just to repeat the latest update from the Pickering Event Listing. This year the Battle ground will be in exactly the same place as it was in 2013.
UPDATE!!! HELP NEEDED!!!
NWW2A appeal to as many members as possible to please attend this pre Pickering Showground Weekend at the
Show Ground. Saturday & Sunday with over night camping.
The Association have secured 20-30 8ft Pallets for use as building materials. This means we desperately need
PAINT – think Reddish Brown and white/Grey colors to create Brick & Stonework type effects.
Hammers, Nails, Saws, Screws, Screw drivers, Tape Measures, in fact please bring tools equipment anything you think will help make props to set the stage (or rather battlefield) and help make The Pickering Showground event a top event to wow the public.
One of the NWW2A’s largest events will be held again on the Pickering Showground in 2014 with Living History, Battle Re-enactments, firing displays, Plastic Camping Facilities – After a Site Visit Pickering is now a confirmed event.
Latest updates for Pickering this Year (2014)
The iconic Soviet T-34 tank will be attending Pickering Showground again this year. This is the real thing in running order and will be taking part in the battle.
Section 5 Weapons: for Pickering can be pre booked by NWW2A members from the Section 5 dealer. He
can be contacted by email to confirm prices, availability of weapons and to make bookings. [email protected] Please note you will need to provide Photo ID in order to hire a weapon.
There are two major Battles on both days 13:00 & 15:00 Eastern Front and Western Front. The Battle field has now been confirmed as in THE SAME PLACE as last year and living histories will also be laid out in the same area as last year. Plastic camping again will be as last year in the circle of trees on the right as you enter.