'Prepare for warm weather' at Dorset Steam Fair

Great Dorset Steam Fair. Credit: ITV News West Country

Organisers of the Great Dorset Steam Fair that starts on Wednesday have urged visitors to prepare for warm weather.

There are already 5,000 caravans and tents on the site with an expected 15,000 more to be set up over the next few days.

Visitors have been advised to take sun cream, sun hats and plenty of water.

The event runs from Wednesday to Sunday at Tarrant Hinton in Blandford Forum.