Houghton horse trials cancelled because of coronavirus
The Houghton International Horse Trials has become the latest event to be cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The event, which had been due to take place from May 21 to 24, traditionally attracts many of the world's top riders to the spectacular surroundings of Houghton Hall.
But, with British eventing joining many other sports in shutting down because of the outbreak, officials were left with little choice but to cancel.
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