Monthly Archives: September 2013

500 years ago this morning

Re-enactment Image, from iFlodden. 500 years ago, right now as I sit with an Earl Grey a few miles from Twyzell Bridge, Tom Fleck crossed this bridge in the rain. The bridge was just two years old in 1513. The … Continue reading

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Four days from September 9th.

From: Status Update By Flodden On this date 500 years ago ( F -4) The English army is now complete at Bolton near Powburn, some 18 miles from Flodden Hill . Surrey take stock of the situation and calls … Continue reading

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Six Days

Six days from the 500th anniversary of Flodden, Amazon world sales of ‘Tom Fleck’ are quickening. Four in three days. Will there be a call from MGM?

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The sky is empty Grey wind off the green North Sea The swallows have fled

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