Giant Steam Roller Parade World Record attempt

Over 200,000 visitors attend the Great Dorset Steam fair every year Credit: Great Dorset Steam Fair

Organisers of the Great Dorset Steam Fair, will attempt to completely flatten the world record for the greatest number of steam rollers in a parade formation over a set course. Around 110 steam rollers will participate in the world record attempt on the 13th of August 2013.

The attempt will feature a range of steam, petrol and diesel rollers Credit: Great Dorset Steam Fair

The current record is also held by the Great Dorset Steam Fair; a total of 32 vintage steam rollers passed over a length of new road on 31st August 2003, exactly 10 years ago to the date.