30 may 1381 The kings tax men are attacked in Fobbing in Essex whilst trying to collect new poll tax. Three commissioners are beheaded and their heads put on poles and paraded around nearby villages.
stop this now!
You cannot attack our union just becaise we forget to pay in one month!
6 june 1381 Word of the attack spreads across England. Thousands of peasants that were also angry about the tax meet in Maidstone in Kent. They armed with axes, scythes, some even have swords and bows and arrows.
7 june 1381 the peasants choose wat tyler a former soldier of their leader tyler and his men take over the kings castle in rochester and march into Canterbury.
i am your leader, wat tyler
11 june 1381 the preis john ball had been imprisoneed by ther arch bishop of canerbury. the rebels free him and he preached to them saying that god intended everyone to be equal.
god intended everyone to be equal
12 june 1381 success meant that peasants numbers reached 60000. they had a fearsome army. they began to ,arch onto london.
13 june 1381 poor londeners help peasants get thrtough =city gate sthey break into savoy palace the home of jhon gaunt, duke of lanchgester. they blow it up with dinamite. during the night rebels riot.