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In Pictures: Medieval Combat World Championships

Thousands of spectators are attending the Medieval Combat World Championships at Scone Palace in Perthshire.

Teams will participate in full-contact medieval battles, duelling, team fights and archery during the four-day event on the palace grounds.

It is the first time the championships have been staged in the UK.

Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships
Medieval Combat World Championships Image copyright Getty Images
Medieval Combat World Championships

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