Friday, April 29, 2011

Medieval history brought to life as crowds flock to extravaganza

Thousands of people flocked to Tamworth at the weekend for the St George's Day Extravaganza Jousting, archery, a medieval encampment and even a sword swallower brought entertainment to the crowds throughout the town.

Living history events filled the castle grounds and there were shows for shoppers all day Saturday. Organised by Tamworth Borough Council the annual event has been described as a "huge success" as the sun shone and as people lined the streets and filled the Castle Grounds to enjoy a feast of fun.

Click here to read this article from the Tamsworth Herald