The World Cheese award judging has started at the Good Food show at Birmingham's NEC.
It's the first day of the show today.
Almost 3000 cheeses from across the world are being tasted to find one overall winner.
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Rain may be heavy in places but should clear to sunny intervals and scattered showers later in the day.
Rain quickly spreads from the west, turning heavy over the higher ground. Sheltered eastern spots will escape the worst of the rain.
Marcus Willis, a current club coach ranked 772 in the world, came through six qualification matches to reach this year's tournament.