North American Conkers Championship attracts crowd at Historic Gardens
The second annual North American Conkers Championships were held at Historic Gardens in Annapolis Royal Saturday, Oct. 19. Young and old alike took part in the event that sees participants duel with chestnuts strung on shoe laces. Competition was fierce as Simon Bonnington commentated and kept track of wins and losses. Town crier Peter Davies was the grand marshal of the event which drew dozens of participants and scores of spectators.