VIDEO: Knights in action at Conisbrough Castle

The clang of swords on shields resounded around Conisbrough Castle as hundreds packed the 11th century landmark.

Enthusiasts from the Escafeld Medieval Society entertained visitors with a 13th century-style combat tournament featuring over a dozen knights in armour.

Knights from Escafeld Medieval Society in action at Conisbrough Castle

Knights from Escafeld Medieval Society in action at Conisbrough Castle

It followed a day of themed events at the venue which also included a living history camp, candlemaking, and archery.

Children shouted for their favourite knights as the action unfurled in front of them.

Escafeld Medieval Society is a re-enactment group based in South Yorkshire which attracts members from all over the county.