Pancakes are thought to have originated as a way of using up ingredients before Lent but did you know the idea of a pancake race is said to have its roots in our region.
At Olney near Milton Keynes they've been holding them since the 1400s. Boys and girls up to the age of 17 can take part but after that the rules only allow women to compete... and they must have lived locally for at least three months.
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Cloudy, humid with occasional rain, sometimes heavy and thundery.
Temperatures soared and the sun shone but there were also some torrential thunderstorms - a typically mixed Bank Holiday weekend.
Rather cloudy with occasional rain on Bank Holiday Monday in the Anglia region. Some brighter spells are likely in places.