Valentines – pension call

It is a tradition in the Barony of Politarchopolis that we remember those have done service on our Guard. In recognition of their support, anyone who has served as Guard or Sergeant is granted a Pension in perpetuity. The Pension, as specified in the Book of Ceremonies, is a donation of …

From the Baron and Baroness

Crispin and Joan, Baron and Baroness of Politarchopolis send warm greetings to you our populace. Our plans for this year begin with Joan travelling to witness the coronation of Kinggiyadai and Altani at twelfth night in the Barony of Rowany. We hope that this show of support will be agreeable …

Christmas closures

Greetings, Politarchopolis, Due to the ongoing Silly Season, we will not be opening the Ainslie hall this afternoon (28 December), nor on Wednesday which is New Year’s Eve. Normal programming will recommence from next Sunday, 4th January. We hope that you are all very busy enjoying time with your friends …

Send us your words

Greetings, Politarchopolans, With Quarter Day (Fields of Gold) rapidly approaching, this is a reminder that although our spies are everywhere, we still rejoice to hear from our populace.  If you feel that any member of our Barony, or any visitor from afar, is deserving of reward,  let it be speedily …

Baronial Archery Champion

The new Baronial Archery Champion is Wintherus Alban. Huzzah! Woe to any who would attack our walls, for they shall not advance within bow shot for the hail of arrows that will be. Our thanks to Lord Sigmund for his year’s exemplary service. We congratulate all those who participated in …

Royal Etiquette 101

This is a very limited guide, which I wrote a few years ago. It has been requested that it be published again, and that does seem a good idea.  There is much more which could be said, but if you are looking for a basic plan for how to behave at …

Midwinter taxes

Greetings, Politarchopolis! As Midwinter approaches, the Barony is preparing to play host to the Crown and Kingdom. It is customary to offer taxes to the Royals on such occasions, and in true feudal style, we would like to collect these taxes from among our populace. 🙂 If you are relatively …

Baronial Retinue

starting at Fields of Gold 2013 Champions – Heavy – Lord Gabriel van Dorne Fencing – Lord Clement Valentin der Spieler Archery – Lord Sigmund Spelman Arts and Sciences – Lady Alexandra Hartshorne Guards – Baroness Alesia du Cheval Blanc (Sergeant) Lady Conciata Delacita Delvecchia Lord Robin of Ambledune Attendants – …

Rapier Championship

Greetings unto the populace Come this Saturday 24th of May to join with their Excellencies, the Baron and Baroness of Politarchopolis for a Quarter Court and Picnic in the park as they choose their next Rapier Champion. There will a Tournament for all of those who wish to display their …

Baronial Stickers available

Greetings, Polit! We have laid in a supply of baronial stickers. They are the same as already sported by a number of vehicles around the Barony. The stickers cost $3.00 each, and are available directly from your B&B. We will have them at Ainslie hall this afternoon. Profits will be …