Castle Rising Kings Lynn 2014

On the 2nd August 2014 we went to Castle Rising to take part in a multi period event at this English Heritage site. This was our best event of the year as the public were great and so was the weather.

The entrance to the castle is secured by two French sentries

The entrance to the castle is secured by two French sentries

The crew keep watch to ensure the enemy do not take the castle by storm

The crew keep watch to ensure the enemy do not take the castle by storm

Standing guard on the castle walls or what is left of them

Standing guard on the castle walls or what is left of them

Romain makes sure no one approaches to close

Romain makes sure no one approaches to close

Well on patrol we manage to bag a squirrel, some thought it was nice I thought it was horrible

Well on patrol we manage to bag a squirrel, some thought it was nice I thought it was horrible

Preparations for the Display and drill practice

Preparations for the Display and drill practice

A big crowd gather as we prepare for the display and I start the talk and take people through the loading drill

A big crowd gather as we prepare for the display and I start the talk and take people through the loading drill.

Having done a couple of practice rounds before the demo because of the small area we found the right size round to bang but not deafen.

Having done a couple of practice rounds before the demo because of the small area we found the right size round to bang but not deafen.

We have to take part in the final parade where we accidently kill all the participants bar one Brit who shoots us with one shot. All good fun

We have to take part in the final parade where we accidently kill all the participants bar one Brit who shoots us with one shot. All good fun

Oh no we have been hit

Oh no we have been hit

And we all fall down

And we all fall down