A prominent and hard-working figure at the heart of Norfolk's rural community has been honoured for his outstanding contribution to farming and the countryside.
More than 400 years of loyalty to Norfolk agriculture was honoured with awards to ten of the county's longest-serving farm workers.
A selection of the best images from day one of this year's Royal Norfolk Show.
Visitors to this year's Royal Norfolk Show are being advised to take care in the sun today.
max temp: 17°C
min temp: 13°C