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Thousands of people are descending on Harrogate for the Great Yorkshire Show.
Over the next three days more than 120,000 people are expected to visit the annual agricultural spectacular, which is in its 158th year.
A cricket legend, TV stars and world record breakers will be among this year's star guests.
The Yorkshire Rows are displaying their boat today for the very first time since they became the oldest female crew to row across the Atlantic Ocean earlier this year.
For one day only, the public will be able to see first-hand where the four mums from Yorkshire spent 68 days rowing 3,000 miles from La Gomera in the Canary Islands to Antigua.
Geoffrey Boycott will be a special guest on Tuesday, when the public will have chance to meet the legend who was a leading light in English cricket for a quarter of a century.
The winner of Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub 2016 will also be announced
The Yorkshire Rows have told Calendar they are planning to bring out a book about their heroic trans-Atlantic journey.
The four mums became the oldest femal crew to row the Atlantic when they spent 68 days rowing 3,000 miles from La Gomera in the Canary Islands to Antigua earlier this year.
And they say they're already planning another epic endurance feat – but this time on land. The women were keeping tight-lipped about exactly what was in the pipeline but suggested it could involve a trek across the desert or the North Pole.
The Great Yorkshire Show 2016 is underway in Harrogate. 50,000 visitors are expected each day.Read the full story ›
The Yorkshire Dales National Park is extending its boundaries to include part of Lancashire and a larger part of CumbriaRead the full story ›
The Yorkshire Coast is the most visited area of England, outside of London. Visitors bring £1.4 million to the area each year.Read the full story ›
The Northumberland County Show has attracted thousands of visitors to its site in Bywell, near Stocksfield.
As well as the traditional showjumping and best in show exhibits, attractions include sheep shearing, wrestling and an alpaca competition.
Organisers are hopeful that 20,000 people will attend.
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A 66 year old man is in a stable condition in hospital tonight after collapsing whilst walking near Keswick.
The walker from Newcastle suffered a heart attack on Blease Fell this afternoon. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team attended the scene and the patient was flown to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle by the Great North Air Ambulance (Pride of Cumbria).