Battle at Herstmonceux Medieval Festival

HAILSHAM: Medieval festival at Herstmonceux Castle''Pictures: Jo Cripps
HAILSHAM: Medieval festival at Herstmonceux Castle''Pictures: Jo Cripps

HEAVY THUNDER boomed from the clash of shimmering swords as armies of knights fought each other at Herstmonceux Castle – dazzling spectators.

Crowds flocked to see the twice-daily drama during the 19th England’s Medieval Festival last Bank Holiday weekend, August 26 to 29.

For the full story and photos read this week’s Sussex Express (September 2 edition).