At long last – there are moves afoot to introduce Southampton to its local hero again. He is allowed to put his head over the parapet once in a while, and may soon be doing so in a variety of ways.
Among the Bevis events is likely to be a banner workshop to create an image for Josian. Young actor musicians will be taking on the roles of the town minstrels totell stories about Bevis.
The possibility of an open-air screening of the recent Bevis film as part of the Revels events, is being investigated.
A project on Tudor oak panel paintings may include the paintings in the Bargate Snippets of recent research are posted onto the website www.tudorrevels.co.uk
Dr. Cheryl Butler has suggested that out of all the emerging strands of interest in Bevis a little ‘Bevis event’ may be possible. Something to look forward to!