The World Pilot Gig Championships started on the Isles of Scilly this evening. 3000 rowers are on the islands for the bank holiday weekend: a thousand more than the number of people living there. The event is in its 25th year, and a record 150 boats are taking part.
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More than 2,000 young people are gathering on Dartmoor today ready to take part in the Ten Tors challenge.
Alex has your forecast: Mild start to Friday with good sunny spells.
Temperatures will continue to rise, with hazy sunshine