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Martin Clunes hosting horse and dog fair at his home

Last year's fair raised more than £90,000 for charity. Photo: ITV West Country

Martin Clunes is hosting a traditional fair at his home near Beaminster in Dorset this weekend.

The Doc Martin actor has hosted the annual Buckham Fair since 2008 to raise money for local charities.

This year all funds raised will go to the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.

The dog shows are one of the main attractions for visitors. Credit: ITV West Country

After moving to our farm in 2007 we bought a new plot of land, one of the few pieces of flat land in Beaminster. We realised that the land would be perfect to hold an old-fashioned type Fair, perfect for all the community to have fun and also raise money for local charities.

– Buckham Fair Website

A new addition to this year's fair is a competition to find a dog that looks like Clunes' Men Behaving Badly co-star Neil Morrissey. This will be judged by the star himself.

The fair will also have a number of dog and horse shows, a classic car exhibit and music from parade bands.

As well as dogs there will be displays including horses and ducks. Credit: ITV West Country

Last year's event raised £90,000 for a range of causes.

Organisers are hoping for another successful fair this year despite recent bad weather.

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Gates are open Sunday from 9am to 6pm.