VIDEO: Crowds thrilled at Newark Show

THE sun was shining at Newark Showground as farmers, producers and traders gathered for this year’s Newark and Nottinghamshire County Show.

Over the two-day event, which took place on Saturday and Sunday, visitors were able to enjoy a host of events, displays and attractions including livestock and horse competitions, farming equipment, classic cars, a traditional fairground and much more.

There was also a chance for food lovers to find out who their local farmers and suppliers are - not to mention taste everything from hog roasts to chutneys and fresh vegetables to artisan bread.

Representatives from a host of organisations including the armed forces and emergency services, were also in attendance.