VIDEO: Wellingborough goes medieval for the weekend

Jesters, archers and musicians have descended on Wellingborough for the weekend to take part in a town centre festival.

Organised by Wellingborough’s Business Improvement District (BID), the free family event has entertainment taking place throughout the town centre today (Saturday, July 27) and tomorrow from jugglers and archery to street theatre and ‘trial by combat’.

Medieval Wellingborough, Saturday, July 27

Medieval Wellingborough, Saturday, July 27

A medieval camp is also at Croyland Park culminating with a battle at Croyland Gardens at 5.30pm today and 4.30pm tomorrow.

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Telegraph reporter Michael Whelan made a video of some of the entertainment on offer in the town centre.