FARMING and our county shows have always been a source of pride and celebration.

And each year thousands enjoy a great family day out at the many events held in Cumbria.

However, this year Coronavirus forced the cancellation of the county's agricultural show season calendar.

But to make sure farming, food and the countryside enjoys the spotlight this summer, here at Farmer we have delved into our archives to uncover a range of photos from our agricultural shows from times gone by.

Do you recognise anyone in the photographs: