Countryfile presenter Anita Rani joined in the fun

Fifteen glorious photos from the first day of the Great Yorkshire Show 2019

The Great Yorkshire Show is back.

The county's showpiece agricultural event kicked off at the Showground in Harrogate today and will continue on Wednesday and Thursday. There was drama when a prize-winning bull went on the rampage in one of the parade rings, knocking its handler unconscious.

The cattle classes are fiercely contested

1. Showtime

The cattle classes are fiercely contested
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Two young farmers

2. Next generation

Two young farmers
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A cattle class

3. In the ring

A cattle class
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Visitors meet a cow

4. Admiring

Visitors meet a cow
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