Did you see us on The One Show?

Did you see us on BBC’s The One Show last Thursday?

Historian Dan Snow visited Ford Castle to mark the 500th anniversary of the Battle of Flodden. He toured the nearby Battlefield, talked about the weapons and tactics used by both armies, and visited the spot where King James IV was killed by the enemy.

 

Dan Snow tours the grounds at Ford

Dan Snow tours the grounds at Ford

Clive Hallam Baker explains how the infamous battle came to take place at Ford

Clive Hallam Baker explains how the infamous battle came to take place at Ford

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

During the show Dan also spoke to local historian Clive Hallam-Baker;  who has written a book about the Battle of Flodden and he even visited the grand bedroom used by James IV while he stayed in the Castle.
Dan seemed to find our castle and gardens fascinating, but he couldn’t leave without a quick zoom down the zip wire…

Don’t worry if you missed it – you can still watch Thursday’s episode online until the end of the week.

 

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