Next time you’re in a big green field or perhaps a forest, don’t be surprised if you bump into a Victorian rifleman or an Anglo-Saxon warrior.For according to re-enactment societies, an increasing number of history-lovers from this area are joining up. And new members are being taught ancient skills and taken to foreign battlefields.
In pictures: Meet the re-enactors who bring history to life
On weekdays they are IT experts, salesmen and cuddly grannies, but at weekends they become warriors. Meet the people bringing history to life through re-enactment societies.
By Deborah Croker
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