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Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 with the Festival Players

Friday 28th August 2015

A spirited adaptation taken from HENRY IV Parts 1 and 2 and focussing on Shakespeare's lovable, larger than life rogue, Sir John Falstaff, and his adventures with Prince Hal, the future King Henry V. This historical drama brings to life the humanity, the politics, the battles, and the humour of this period in mediaeval Britain. A colourful two-hour production, performed by this skilled and energetic all-male company.

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Night at the abbey

Friday 11th September 2015

The annual spectacle of light, music and colour in the abbey grounds.

This event gives you the chance to see the stunning ruins as you've never seen them before - spectacularly illuminated with coloured lights. The even brings together a fantastic line-up of local musicians to perform in areas across the site

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We are committed to making the abbey and events held at the abbey accessible to everyone. We may provide disabled ticket holders (who would be unable to attend without a PA - personal assistant / carer / essential companion) with a ticket at no additional cost for their PA, if they are in receipt of one of the following:

  • Middle or Higher rate DLA for care and/or mobility
  • Receipt of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • Evidence of being severely sight impaired
  • CredAbility Access Card (+1 category requirement), see
  • A recognised Assistance Dog ID Card

If you do not have any of the above evidence but are unable to attend the abbey without a PA you are welcome to post or email copies of any additional evidence that supports your application. Applications are judged on a case-by-case basis. Tickets for events are sold on a first come, first served basis.

If the event is organised by an external organisation, the above will not necessarily apply and you will need to liaise directly with the organisers. If you wish to contact the organisers please contact and we will put you in touch.

How to apply

Please call our shop on 01458 831631 and arrange to either show the relevant documents in person or to email or post copies.