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Join BBC History Magazine for a weekend of talks from leading historians and authors in the ancient hilltop town of Malmesbury
Tickets are available now. You can buy tickets for individual lectures, or buy day passes for Saturday and Sunday. If you’re a BBC History Magazine subscriber, you’ll get a discount on the price.
It is the oldest borough in England, with a charter given by Alfred the Great in 880. It’s also the burial place of Æthelstan, grandson of Alfred and the first king of all England, and the abbey that houses his tomb is Malmesbury’s crowning glory. It’s a great place for us to stage our first history weekend.
BBC History Magazine is Britain’s bestselling history magazine. We cover all aspects of the past, and all periods and places, but with a focus on Britain’s story. Inside you’ll find leading historians giving an approachable take on the latest research, and new angles on subjects you thought you knew.