Longbow archery and firepower demonstrations are some of the attractions on offer as part of a demonstration of what life was like during the War of the Roses at a medieval living history weekend taking place at Bolling Hall today.

For the second year, re-enactment group the Frei Compagnie is presenting a weekend of domestic and military demonstrations of life during the 15th century conflict.

The free event is taking place until 4pm today and again from 10am to 4pm tomorrow.