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Hundreds of sailors compete in Ramsgate's regatta

More than 300 competitors from across the UK and Europe have sailed into Ramsgate to take part in the town's regatta.

This morning saw the official start of the races, with the serious sailors competing out at sea - while others set a more gentle pace.

There are 40 boats taking part in this year's regatta. On one of them, Cdre Frank Martin of the Royal Temple Yacht Club, says he's hoping the wind will pick up:

You can watch Abigail Bracken's full report by clicking on the link below.