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Grand Medieval Joust

26th to 28th May

Medieval Jousting returns to Leeds Castle this Bank Holiday Weekend with mighty clashes and thrilling entertainment for all ages at the Grand Medieval Joust. New for 2018, watch England compete against France in four new competitions. See the squires arm the English and French knights in full plate armour, before they battle it out to become victors in foot combat, skill-at-arms, melee and jousting challenges.

Gather around the Combat Arena for exciting entertainment with combat, archery and firepower displays throughout the day and a chance to witness the mighty medieval trebuchet shooting into the moat.

Take a step back in time to the Middle Ages with a programme of themed activities for all ages throughout the weekend ranging from Children’s Mini Battles, Have a Go Archery and living history re enactment camps with characters such as the medieval surgeon to embrace the sights and sounds of this colourful era in history.

Visit the Knight’s Encampment to hear tales of real jousting injuries and how they are treated. Have fun with Historic Days Out as they bring their medieval stick puppetry to life with music and dance and children can have a go at learning how to play a trumpet fanfare with Master Tuck!

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