Magna Carta Barons Association

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On 28 May 2013, at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds, representatives of the towns and villages of the 25 rebel barons jointly agreed to celebrate in their communities the occasion of the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Great Charter by John, King of and villages England, in June 2015. To achieve this objective, the Magna Carta Barons Association was created by 18 of these towns and villages at Wygston’s House, Leicester, on 27th September 2013.

To advance the education and awareness of the public in the history of the Magna Carta barons and their towns and villages

(1) To work with local organisations in each town and village to celebrate the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta in June 2015
(2) To focus and support projects and activities under the key themes of heritage, education and community
(3) To ensure that projects and activities promote a better understanding of Magna Carta and the role of the local baron
(4) To jointly publicise the common theme of the Magna Carta barons
(5) To share expertise and experience between the towns and villages
(6) To foster and support links between towns and villages and their projects and activities
(7) To establish each town and village’s association with Magna Carta and its rebel baron as a legacy


Magna Carta Barons Association meeting. Leicester, 27 September 2013

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Charles S. Miller April 11, 2015 at 8:02 pm

How may I contact Mr. Sinclair by e-mail? I am in the United States


Peter Sinclair April 15, 2015 at 10:37 am

Hallo, he can be emailed from Contacts on this website.


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