Royal Windsor Horse Show to take place in July

The Royal Windsor Horse Show takes place in the grounds of Windsor Castle Credit: ITV News Meridian

The organisers of the Royal Windsor Horse Show have confirmed the event will go ahead this year.

It is the UK's largest outdoor premier show which takes place in the private grounds of Windsor Castle.

The event will take place from Thursday July 1 until Sunday July 4 2021.

Organisers say the competition will be carried out with "the emphasis being on competitors' safety and adherence to Covid-19 guidelines required at that time".

The show will include International Jumping, Dressage, the Land Rover International Carriage Driving Grand Prix, International Endurance and Showing.

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However, The Windsor Pageant, which was scheduled to take place in the evenings, will not go ahead.

If guidelines change, organisers say all purchased tickets will be refunded.