THIS weekend sees the return of the County Gazette Somerset Show - which brings thousands of people to Taunton Racecourse to celebrate the very best of our county.

The FREE event, which runs between 10am and 6pm on Sunday, will showcase the best of traders, food, music and more.

Attractions on offer include a fun fair, car clubs, stalls, as well as the inaugural Battle of the Bands competition, showcasing the very best of the county's music.

A spokesperson for the event said: "We're very excited to be hosting this weekend's event and can't wait for everyone to enjoy what we have on offer.


Click here for more information on the Battle of the Bands competition

"As always, it is totally free to attend the event, making it a great day out for all the family.

"So come along, enjoy some food, music and have a great time."

Taunton firm, Berrys Coaches, is running FREE shuttle bus services to and from the racecourse to make it even easier for people to come along.

The buses will pick up from outside Mecca Bingo, in Corporation Street, Taunton, at 10am, 11am and noon.

They will be returning in the afternoon, leaving the racecourse at 12.30pm, 2pm and 3.30pm.