See our gallery as Vikings take over Sherwood Pines

A live reenactment of Viking combat.
A live reenactment of Viking combat.

Dozens of Vikings took over Sherwood Pines in Edwinstowe this weekend for a historical reenactment and historical entertainment day.

The event, set up by local history and drama society Regia Anglorum, aims to teach Nottinghamshire residents about the county's Viking heritage and get involved with reenactments. See our gallery below.

Making ancient music on a bone pipe and a Lyre are Yrmenlaf and Breguswith.

Making ancient music on a bone pipe and a Lyre are Yrmenlaf and Breguswith.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.

Turning a spoke for a wheel is Trevor Watson.

Turning a spoke for a wheel is Trevor Watson.

Hand-to-hand combat between Vikings and Saxons.

Hand-to-hand combat between Vikings and Saxons.

Sky Van Der Merwewatches her teething chew on a wooden spoon.

Sky Van Der Merwewatches her teething chew on a wooden spoon.

Rebecca Shelldridge cooking up lunch.

Rebecca Shelldridge cooking up lunch.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.

Helen sewing a new dress.

Helen sewing a new dress.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.

A live reenactment of Viking combat.