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600 want to learn swordmaking

MORE than 600 people have applied to become apprentice swordmakers to one of the last craftsman in Britain.

Macdonald Armouries in Edinburgh makes reproductions of weapon for collectors, museums and historical fencers and is offering two people an opportunity to learn the craft.

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