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47 ships for Falmouth's Tall Ships Regatta

The Tall Ships Regatta takes place in August Credit: ITV News West Country

More details have been released today about the Tall Ships Regatta which takes place in Falmouth at the end of August.

47 vessels will visit the port, compared to just nineteen when the regatta was last held in Falmouth in 2008.

More than a hundred thousand people are expected to visit the event which will be held over four days before the ships head for Greenwich.