A map will be displayed here shortly.
Defendamus: A Pageant of Taunton
The Taunton Pageant was a medium-sized event, much in the mould of the Parkerian style of pageant, performed times in one week in the summer of 1928. Its other title was ‘Defendamus’—the town’s (at...
‘For years, it had been the dream of those interested in the town’s past to have a pageant, and this has at last materialised’: so declared the Weston Gazette in witnessing the town’s triumph. T...
Combe was one of a number of pageants held in the West Country during the interwar period. The Rev. G. de Y. Aldridge, who played St Nicholas and wrote the book of words, employed the services of t...