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The flower show is back at Southport

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The Southport Flower Show opens later.

Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the annual event at the resort's Victoria Park.

This year's attractions include Snow White and Dr Dolittle themed gardens as well as two displays from inmates at Thorn Cross and Kirkham jails.

Credit: Southport Flower Show

It's being billed as the largest independent flower show in the country.