The World Championship Hop Pocket Race takes place tomorrow.
Teams of four have to hurtle along with a sack weighing 70 kilograms through the streets of Bromyard in Herefordshire.
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Turning colder, with sunny spells and wintry showers.
Occasional showers of rain, sleet or snow. Turning cold.
Figure comes despite interested parties being advised that the vase has enamel losses, numerous kiln marks and fading to some of its colour.