VIDEO: Knights in action at Conisbrough Castle

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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.