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200th Border Union Show

Preparations underway for 200th Border Union Show, which will take place on Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27.

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Bumper entries expected for 200th show

Preparations are underway for the 200th Border Union Show Credit: ITV News Border

Bumper entries are expected to mark the 200th anniversary of the Border Union Show.

Competitors will be arriving from across the UK to take part in more than 500 open classes throughout the weekend.

Categories will include Horses, Ponies, Cattle, Sheep, Donkeys, Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Shepherds' Crooks, Horse Shoeing, Young Farmers Stock Judging and Industrial Arts.

As well as the large array of competitions, there will also be around 200 trade stands and numerous displays for visitors to enjoy.

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