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At Evesham on 4 August 1265 they found themselves cut off by the River Avon and Edward's advancing troops.

04/08/2015 13:11

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Edward had learnt of his plans and rapidly closed in on Montfort's forces.

04/08/2015 13:05

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Simon de Montfort arrived in Evesham at dawn on 4th August 1265.

04/08/2015 13:03

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One day until our event about S.O Davies' life and career with @GlamArchives on 5th August - tickets are available http://t.co/OFv1mFX0Dn

04/08/2015 10:50

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He now intended to join his son as he advanced from Kenilworth, and headed towards Evesham as a first step in this journey.

02/08/2015 13:15

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On 2nd August 1265, Montfort's forces left Hereford and crossed the Severn at Kempsey, where he learnt of the disaster at Kenilworth.

02/08/2015 13:10

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Simon escaped back to the castle with some of his forces, but a large amount of leading Montfortians were killed.

01/08/2015 13:05

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Young Simon and his followers were attacked by Edward in Kenilworth on 1st August 1265.

01/08/2015 13:02

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Even though Simon had failed to reach his father, Montfort managed to extricate himself from his position at Hereford.

31/07/2015 13:16

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He retreated to Worcester in order to defend the crossings over the Severn and the two forces joining together.

31/07/2015 13:10

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It was imperative that Edward's forces preventing the two Montfortian forces joining up.

31/07/2015 13:05

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Young Simon's forces arrived in Kenilworth on 31st July 1265.

31/07/2015 13:03

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One week until our event with @GlamArchives about S.O. Davies' life and career on 5th August - tickets available http://t.co/nwiZvJ21UX

29/07/2015 10:50

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Hearing of his father's failure to reach Bristol, Simon began to march North slowly.

18/07/2015 13:05

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Young Simon's forces marched from London to Winchester, arriving on 18th July 1265.

18/07/2015 13:02

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