Storm Doris Update

Last Updated 22/02/2017

Vikings on a windswept Moor

With Storm Doris on the horizon on Thursday 23rd February we’ve made some changes to JORVIK Viking Festival events, discover all below:

Coppergate Encampment

Unfortunately due to the forecast high winds the encampment in Coppergate will not open on Thursday 23rd February. The Vikings who inhabit the camp will still be available to speak to in and around Coppergate.

Parliament Street Events

At this time there are no plans to close the ‘Have-a-go’ marquee but in the interests of safety the small encampment on Parliament Street will be taken down, however the friendly Vikings will still be there to greet you.

St Sampson’s Square Events

At this time there are no plans to close the information point and Festival Yurt but in the interests of safety the small encampment will be taken down.

Events at  DIG

All events at DIG, including ‘Little Diggers’ and the Animal Steading are not affected at this time.

Meet the Experts at Barley Hall

No Events affected at this time

Events at Jorvik: Home and Abroad

No Events affected at this time

Justin Hill Events at Central Methodists Church

No Events affected at this time

1066! The End of History at St Helen’s Church

No Events affected at this time

 

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