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Police are urging motorists to take extra care around caravans and horse drawn vehicles as this year's Appleby Horse Fair comes to a close.
Many gypsies, travellers and visitors to the town are now leaving Appleby, and drivers are being warned to slow down.
The charity gave out a number of warnings to people at the Appleby Horse Fair, for "overworking" their horses in the hot weather.Read the full story ›
People with opinions on this year's Appleby Horse Fair are being asked to complete a feedback form.
Europe's largest annual fair for gypsies and travellers got underway last week, and runs until Wednesday 8 June.
Cumbria Police have praised everyone involved in this year's Appleby Horse Fair, which runs until 8 June.Read the full story ›
See some of the best photographs of this year's Appleby Horse Fair, the biggest annual fair for gypsies and travellers in Europe.Read the full story ›
Appleby horse fair is enjoying one of its busiest days.
The event is the biggest annual gypsy fair in Europe and sees thousands of the travelling community joined by thousands more visitors.
Police are warning drivers to reduce their speed around horse drawn vehicles in the build up to the Appleby Horse Fair.
This year's fair starts next Thursday and caravans and horses have already begun heading to the town.
Workers have finished building a new flood defence wall near Appleby swimming pool. Other defences are still being built.Read the full story ›
An amateur jockey from Appleby is preparing to take part in the world's biggest charity race day.
Keith Oakes had no experience as a horse racer, but he began training at a local racing yard around 18 months ago.
He's now saddling up for the Best Western Macmillian Charity Race in York this summer.
It is always something that I wanted to do but never had the opportunity.
I thought I would challenge myself to see if I could get to that level and take part in it and also raise a lot of money on the way for the Macmillian charity."