LONDON — Stormtroopers mingled with Vikings on the Up Helly Aa hearth festival in Lerwick in the Shetland Islands, Scotland, on Wednesday. Heaps of fellows paraded through the streets in full costume for the annual adventure sooner than surrounding an incredible reproduction longship and atmosphere it on fireplace.
The gathering, which is in keeping with Viking tradition but in reality simplest dates again to the 1880s, saw the festival chief – the Guizer Jarl – convey his squad of armed men during the city ahead of accomplishing the ship after dusk. Lots Of of spectators gathered to enroll in in the insanity.
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