VIDEO: Knights tribes go into battle!

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Knights of old did battle with Knights of new to mark the re-opening of Conisbrough Castle.

For armour suited war re-enactors from Conisbrough Castle did battle with National One rugby union champions Doncaster Knights for a fun video put together by English Heritage. the Castle’s owners.

Knights in battle

Knights in battle

The event - dubbed Scrum v Sword - saw Conisbrough Knights head to the Doncaster Knights Castle Park rugby ground to give the promoted team a few ‘tips’ on being a winner.

The castle will re-open this weekend following a £1.1 overhaul.

A new visitor centre has been built and visitors will enjoy an overall improved fresh and interactive experience with a number of other works aimed at drawing in the community.