Let Battle Commence

Horseback demos and other activites

Roman horse


Saturday 17 August

Visitor information

12.00pm-12.30pm - weapons and combat demos

1pm-1.30pm - three horse cavalry display (training techniques/skills/meet the horses)

2pm-2.30pm - children’s cavalry challenge (limited capacity)

Donations welcome, free 


A free family event for all generations here in South Shields.  

A day of Roman history is bought to life through demonstrations, displays, 'have-a-go's and lot of hands on activities. 

Get up close to cavalry horses and see their displays.