Knaresborough Bed Race: What you need to know

A crowd of thousands is expected to cheer on the 90 teams of heroes and villains straining up cobbled streets and wading through the River Nidd
A crowd of thousands is expected to cheer on the 90 teams of heroes and villains straining up cobbled streets and wading through the River Nidd

Fighting their way up cobbled roads and wading through the waters of the River Nidd a league of heroes and villains is to gather for the return of Knaresborough Bed Race.

Across the morning the town will be abuzz with the steady arrival of teams and their decorated beds.