Today's diary

9.00am: Alnwick Horse Driving trials at The Pastures, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland.

9.00am: Alnwick Horse Driving trials at The Pastures, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland.

10.00am: Slaley Show, Tynedale, Northumberland.

1.00pm: Glanton Show, Northumberland.

3.00pm: Sunderland v Plymouth at Stadium of Light.

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