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Viking March roars back in to Rivington as Nordic festival returns

The legendary Viking March returned to Chorley with Vikings big and small invited to done their finest Nordic attire.

Taking place at Rivington Terraced Gardens on Saturday, the fun family festival had events and competitions for all, including prizes for the best dressed Viking and the best beard. Those who turned up had the chance to try their hand at archery, axe throwing, hammer toss, Kube (Viking skittles), and the Viking Shield hold strength challenge.

David Hargraves with (L-R) Veronica Hargraves, Keira Butler and Harley Holden
David Hargraves with (L-R) Veronica Hargraves, Keira Butler and Harley Holden
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Run for your life! Leza Pressler takes up arms
Run for your life! Leza Pressler takes up arms
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Ryan Merga taking a drinks break
Ryan Merga taking a drinks break
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Charley Wright with  baby Einar, Keal and Kaelum
Charley Wright with baby Einar, Keal and Kaelum
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