Blazing start to day two of the Suffolk Show

The second day at the Trinity Park event is bathing once more in spectacular weather.

Highs of 25C (77F) are expected today as competitions continue and hundreds of people from across the county arrive.

Traffic was a little lighter on the roads to the show this morning, but visitors should still expect queues on the way to Trinity Park.

Yesterday's first day was the busiest since 2005, and show director David Nunn has predicted a record show overall.

Mr Nunn said: 'The show has been amazing - you only have to look at the papers to tell that.

'Everything has to come together, and yesterday it did.

'It's difficult to talk about numbers because a lot of our tickets are sold through outlets which are out of our control.

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'Most important to me is that people enjoy themselves. Every avenue I walked down yesterday was a struggle to get through because of all the people.

'Every year we have had a tremendous grand ring event and Wattisham have pulled out all the stops for us this year.

'We need to remember that some of these people were in Afghanistan this year and it's great to have them.'

Mr Nunn also lauded street performance robot 'Titan', explaining that he is keen to have more street theatre at the show.

'Titan is something we've been wanting to do for some time.

'We can entertain people in the rings but they need to be entertained everywhere - there will be more street theatre next year.'

This morning, cattle judging has already started in the Bucklesham Ring and horses are being paraded ahead of show jumping event later today.

Spectacular flower arrangements are also on display.

And there may be a dog ban this year but there is certainly no shortage of dogs in the park today.

Sheep dogs, hounds and gun dogs will be paraded in the President's Ring throughout the day.

-Check this site for updates throughout the day.

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