Dialect speakers from all across Cumbria gathered in Silloth this weekend for the annual Dialect speaking contest.
They brought stories and poems to entertain natives and visitors.
Last year's best newcomer stepped up to become this year's outright winner.
We caught up with him after he was awarded the prestigious title.
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The festival was founded in 1999. Since then it's brought thousands of authors, and millions of pounds, to the local area.
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