Crowds turn out to watch jousting on Burnham beach
afternoon of medieval-themed entertainment drew crowds of spectators
on Burnham-On-Sea beach on Sunday (July 19th).
unique mixture of hobby horse jousting and medieval fun was held
next to The Pavilion in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
event began with a parade of characters in costumes, led by the
king and his knights. A choreographed jousting display and competition
took place, watched by the spectators.
hobby horse jousters charged at each other several times with
lances before a winner was declared to cheers from the crowd.
Organiser Gaynor Brown said she was pleased with how the third
annual event had gone.
Pictured: The scenes at Burnham's annual jousting event (pics