Annual Formby Viking and
Medieval Market Day a huge success
Photographs by Patrick Trollope.
THIS year the annual Medieval Market
Day took place on Saturday, 23 September 2017, in the Formby Gild Hall Activity
Centre and Grounds. The event had a wide range of attractions ranging from a
chance to get up close to an authentic Viking Long Boat, combat displays in a
small arena, birds of prey and even Viking Chess, were just a few things on
offer to those attending. The event also had live demonstrations of metal
working, cooking and much more... Among other attractions included was the
chance to look at an authentic handmade replicas of 5th Century instruments,
swards and clothing...
Organiser to Mark
Olly said:- "We would like to thank
all who attended, like the Scouts to the actors, Talented Feathers and stall
holders, Maria Maria, Sarah Ross and Debora Smith. We are looking at making this
even more interesting and bigger next year, so if you can help with sponsorship,
can provide any Viking or Medieval activities or displays, please do contact me
as soon as possible."
If you attended, please let us know what you thought of this event via emailing
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