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Daffodil world record attempt

More than 100,000 bulbs are due to be planted at Lowther Gardens in Penrith as they try to break the world record of bulbs planted in one day.

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World record attempt is blooming hard work

Record breakers? an army of volunteers plant some of the 100,000 daffodil bulbs Credit: ITV News

An army of volunteers is trying to break a World record at Lowther Castle, near Penrith.

Around five hundred hardy souls, aged from two to 85, signed up to help plant 100,000 daffodil bulbs.

If they succeed it will be the most daffodil bulbs planted in one go.

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