Exmouth school marks Norman Conquest

PUPILS at St. Joseph’s School donned helmets, swords and other Norman and Saxon garb to mark the 944th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings.

PUPILS at St. Joseph’s School donned helmets, swords and other Norman and Saxon garb to mark the 944th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings.

Children of class 2 marked the Norman Conquest on Thursday October 14 with a Normans Day.

In class they learnt about King William I, King Harold and the Domesday Book and took part in a variety of Norman activities and finished the day with a Norman feast.