Office changeover: Fionnabhair ingheain ui Mheadhra, Arts & Sciences; Matilda de Romilly, Reeve (BH)
Irregular August 2005, AS40
August 5 7 – Brown Event – Kuitpo Forest. Steward: Colette de Harcourt.
August 13 – Archery Championship. Organised by William Forester de Blacwode.
August 21 – Unchivalric Tourney – Hazelwood Park. Steward: Dhugal of Landewdnak.
August 21 – Counted Blows Tourney – Hazelwood Park. Steward: William Forester de Blacwode.
The Baron and Baroness, in order to encourage closer ties with neighbouring groups, suggest we hold an Stormhold / Innilgard War based in Carin fell (Ballarat).
Part 1 of the awards given in Innilgard is included in the Herald's report.
The Device Banner project is now in the hands of the Arts & Sciences Minister and banner 3 is being worked on.
The winner of the Casa Viola Arts & Sciences competition was Tostig atte Scelga with his wooden bed.
An article on the “Enchanted Ground” by Laufey is included.
The Baron's Team won the Sheep Stealing Tourney.
The Arts & Sciences Champion tokens will be miniature candle holders sourced by Katerina da Brescia.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, July 13, 2005 are included.
Irregular September 2005, AS40
September 3 – A&S Day.
September 4 – Marshals Meeting. Organised by Yevan de Leeds.
September 11 – Blessed Herman Rapier Championship – Training Grounds, War Memorial Drive. Steward: Aldwin Seguin.
September 17 – Gifted and Talented Children Demo, Annesley College.
September 24 – Feast of Blessed Herman – St. Theodore's Anglican Church Hall. Steward: James McIver. Cost $17.00. Competition: Presentation of a relic of Blessed Herman the Cripple.
A report from the Seneschal on the SCA BOD youth combat rules and indemnities and other items of interest is included.
A project to make a new embroidered sectioned tapestry to celebrate 20th Year in 2006 was suggested by the Baroness similar to the Bayeux banners coordinated by Lucrezia Lorenz.
Part 2 of the awards given in Innilgard is included in the Herald's report.
The Achilles Tourney in May was won by Alessandro di Falco from Gregory Tortouse de Sloleye.
The Midwinter Rapier tourney resulted in a three way tie between Alwyin Greymane, Owain Cantor ap Hugh and Fionghuine MacCoinnich so a round robin style final was used to decide the overall winner who was Fionghuine MacCoinnich and he was declared the Queens Rapier Champion, while Owain Cantor ap Hugh was proclaimed the Queens Fencing Master.
Rules for two period games are included – El Tablero de Jesus and Merels (or Nine Mens Morris).
Minutes of the Council Meeting, July 13, 2005 are included. (Not included in the Calendar. These are actually for the August 10 meeting)
Irregular October 2005, AS40
October 8 – A&S Day.
October 8 – IKAC competition. Organised by William Forester de Blacwode.
October 16 – Baroness' Championship – Hazelwood Park. Steward: Yevan de Leeds. Competition: Period favours.
October 22 – First Mates Auction Tourney – Hazelwood Park. Autocrat: Dafydd Wallraven. Competition: An item used while on a ship. A list of auction items is included.
October 23 – Sunnybrae Farm Demo – Enfield Heritage Museum, Regency Park.. Organised by Linet of Falcon's Rest.
October 30 – Foundation Day Picnic – Botanic Park. Organised by Toirdhealbhach Ó Corráin.
A list of Royal Taxes projects is included.
The results of the August and September archery shoots are included. The new Archery Champion is Delamar, In addition there are two new authorised light combat fighters, Delamar and Colette de Harcourt.
The winner of the Blessed Herman Rapier Championship was Gregory Tortouse de Sloleye but Tostig atte Scelga is the new champion.
Lord Tostig achieved his Authorising Marshal, Lord Fionghuine his marshallate, and Marc, William, Henri Francois also upgraded with RBG.
Part 3 of the awards given in Innilgard is included in the Herald's report.
Pedro Fernandez and Fionghuine MacCoinnich have had their names passed by the Laurel Queen of Arms.
A recipe for Mongolian Barbecue Pork redacted by Drake Morgan is include.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, September 7, 2005 are included. (Not dated)
Office changeover: Emoni Wintl, Seneschal (BH)
Irregular November 2005, AS40
November 5 – Spring Collegium – Girl Guides Hall, Beulah Park. Cost $5.00. Steward: Katerina da Brescia. A Timetable and class explanation are included.
November 20 – Rapier Melee Tourney – Training Grounds, War Memorial Drive. Steward: William Forester de Blacwode.
November 20 – Tourney in Honour of Consorts – Training Grounds, War Memorial Drive. Steward: Alycie of Stirling.
November 26 – Hat Workshop – Girl Guide Hall, Beulah Park. Organised by Letitia de Harfleur to raise funds for Blessed Herman.
The winner of the Baroness' Championship was Eric Alard but the new champion is Rhodri the Ferret (Felix Arnett von Danzig). Two new fighters authorised in the day, Fagan and Lia (Eva von Danzig).
Silver Rondels were achieved by Letitia de Harfleur, Fionghuine MacCoinnich and Tostig atte Scelga.
The period favour competition was won by Colette de Harcourt.
A list of Kingdom awards is included.
A diagram of Anglo Saxon runes is included.
The Blessed Herman Charter was presented to the College by the Baron and Baroness.
Aldwin Seguin won the Relic competition with Blessed Herman's replication nuts.
Michiline de Lyons has had her named registered.
At an event in November (details from an email, not the newsletter) Baron Drake and Baroness Blodeuwedd honoured the following.
Huscarl: Gillet of York
Baronial Cypher: Toirdelhbach ó Corrain
Minutes of the Council Meeting, October 12, 2005 are included. (Not dated or included in the calendar)
December 11 – Fighters and Marshals Meeting – Training Grounds. War Memorial Drive. Organised by Alycie of Sirling and Fionghuine MacCoinnich.
December 17 – Wayward Herald Tavern Feast – Clovelly Park Memorial Hall. Cost $15.00. Steward: Nicolette de Colours. Competitions: Brewing; Gobbled frettewith a theme - Subtleties with a cat theme.
The idea of having a Toy Box for Innilgard's children to play with at events was raised.
The idea of having a Stewards Venue Information Guide was raised.
A long article on the marshallate by Alycie of Stirling is included.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, November 9, 2005 are included. (Not dated)
Office changeovers: Anne of Lincoln, A&S (BH); Merewyn atte Becehurst, Herald (BH)
Irregular January 2006, AS40
January 14 – Archery Shoot. Organised by Delamar.
The winning team in the Rapier Melee tourney were Tostig, Fionghuine and Helmut Hackforth (Ruth of BH)
A proposal on how best to store baronial gear is included.
A recipe for Roasted Cat (Gato Asado Como Se Quiere Comer) served at the Tavern Feast is included.
An amusing “How many …. (add your officer of choice here) does it take to change a light wick” is included.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, December 7, 2005 are included. (Not dated) Irregular February 2006, AS40
February 4 – A&S Day.
February 19 – Baronial Rapier Championship – Training Grounds, War Memorial Drive. Steward: William Forester de Blacwode. Competition: Boules.
Results of the archery shoot are included.
A set of boffer rules is included.
Article on the Making of a Cardboard Crest for the March Tourney is included.
The Tavern Feast report is included. The winner of the liqueur mead competition was David Warne, There was a tie between Makkuro Hana and Fionnabhair ingheain ui Mheadhra for the gobbled frette, with their entries of a Catastrophe, While The Cats Are Away, and A cat moulded from sugar plate with a plate full of marzipan fish and a sugar mouse in it’s tummy.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, January 7, 2006 are included. (Not dated)
Office changeover: William Forester de Blacwode, Seneschal.
Irregular March 2006, AS40
March 11 – Kill the Pirates - They're Back! Organised by Katerina da Brescia. Competition: Poem or Saga on a Seafaring Theme.
March 13 – Quartermaster Working Bee – Girl Guide Hall, Beulah Park.
March 25 – Newcomers Feast – Hillcrest Community Hall. Cost $15.00. Steward: Colette de Harcourt. Competitions: Best Newcomers Garb; Best Accessory. This event was attended by King Aedward and Queen Yolande.
March 26 – “Be Fair the Ides of March” Tourney and Games Day – Felixstow Park. Steward: Blodeuwedd y Gath. Rules for the Tourney of the Crests and Heart Challenge as well as other games are included.
Article on A&S competitions.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, February 8, 2006 are included. (Not dated)
Office changeover: Makkuro Hana (Hana the Orphan), Constable.
Irregular April 2006, AS40
The winner of the Baronial Rapier Championship was Gregory Tortouse de Sloleye but Tostig atte Scelga became the new champion.
Dragon Demonskyi’s device passed in the last round of submissions.
Minutes of the Council Meeting, March 8, 2006 are included. (Not dated)