CVHF2021 talks by Philip St Lawrence

ALFRED THE GREAT: HIS DARKEST HOUR AND THE LIBERATION OF WESSEX

In the winter of 877, only Wessex remained to be subjugated by the Vikings. Philip St Lawrence will tell the fascinating story of how, with the Viking Army only 29 miles away, Alfred kept his people’s hopes alive and snatched freedom from the jaws of defeat.

 

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