Weekender: Tourist attraction gears up for arrival of Bayeux Tapestry

The Mound at Warwick Castle
Following the announcement by French President Emmanuel Macron that the Bayeux Tapestry is set to be displayed in the UK for the first time in 950 years, one West Midlands tourist attractio is already gearing up for renewed interest in the Norman Conquest. Warwick Castle said it intended to honour the tapestry’s main character, William the Conqueror, with a new heritage exhibition. The exhibition, which will be launched this Easter, is a celebration of the 950th anniversary of the Norman-built motte and bailey castle on the si... For the full story register now for free or login below...