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Randwick breaks a world record !

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Mark Cummings | 06:59 UK time, Thursday, 31 May 2012

People in Randwick have broken the Guiness World Record for the longest string of bunting. They've made more than 3 miles of bunting - that's NINETEEN THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND EIGHTY FOUR flags. They've beaten the former record of 2.1 miles.

As Roy Castle would have said, they are all record breakers ...

Two Olympic Torches in my studio

Mark Cummings | 07:49 UK time, Friday, 25 May 2012

Two Olympic Torches arrived in my studio this morning ... when Daphne Edwards from Box and Martin Edmond from Cirencester joined me on the programme.

A misty morning on the Severn

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Mark Cummings | 07:17 UK time, Friday, 25 May 2012

Thanks to Stephen Williams for this photo. If you click on it you'll see the full size version

Braving the typical bank holiday

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Mark Cummings | 10:24 UK time, Friday, 4 May 2012




Have a great bank holiday weekend...I'll be braving the cold in Clive the camper.

Any idea where he is parked? You can see the storm clouds gathering the other night as we attempt a game of cards with the wind whistling around my bumpers.

I would love any of your May photos for the blog...a pond update coming next week...cummings@bbc.co.uk

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