In Pictures: Thousands expected in Cumbria for Appleby Horse Fair

You can lead a horse to water, but if you are heading along the River Eden this weekend it will be somewhat busier than usual.

Thousands of travellers and other spectators are expected to head to the Appleby Horse Fair in Cumbria, held annually around the first week of June.

River Eden
River Eden
Horsing around
Horsing around
Horse Fair
Horse Fair
Appleby
Appleby
Appleby Horse Fair 2018
Appleby Horse Fair 2018
RSPCA
RSPCA
Appleby
Appleby
Warm weather
Warm weather