BAKEWELL SHOW LIVE UPDATES - Rain blights event as motorists face long delays

Tractors pulling vehicles in one of the car parks at the Bakewell Show
Tractors pulling vehicles in one of the car parks at the Bakewell Show

Spirits have remained high at the Bakewell Show despite heavy rain, thick mud and long delays.

Downpours on Tuesday and today (Wednesday) have led to severe disruption - with a brief car park closure and long delays along routes heading towards the Showground.