Thousands head to Appleby Horse Fair

Thousands of people have attended Europe's largest annual gypsy and traveller fair.

Police have praised everyone involved in the event.

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Warning for drivers as carts leave Appleby Horse Fair

Police are urging drivers to be careful. Credit: ITV Border

Police are urging motorists to take extra care around caravans and horse drawn vehicles as this year's Appleby Horse Fair comes to a close.

Many gypsies, travellers and visitors to the town are now leaving Appleby, and drivers are being warned to slow down.

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