PICTURES: Bakewell Show 2016 gets underway

Bakewell show, Robert Wain of Matlock washes his Highland Cow which has won at two previous Bakewell Shows
Bakewell show, Robert Wain of Matlock washes his Highland Cow which has won at two previous Bakewell Shows

It’s showtime at Bakewell!

Thousands of visitors are descending on the picturesque Peak District town for this year’s Bakewell Show, which started today and continues tomorrow.

As ever, the event promises a number of fun-filled attractions for all the family, including breathtaking displays from the White Helmets motorcycle team. Another main attraction will be BBC Big Allotment Challenge judge Jonathan Moseley with expert floral displays and workshops.

Take a look at the video to see a glimpse of some of things you can enjoy at this year’s show.