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Last Updated: Sunday, 19 September, 2004, 12:09 GMT 13:09 UK
In pictures: World Gurning Championship
Tommy Mattinson
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Tommy Mattinson from Aspatria, Cumbria retained his title as champion at the World Gurning Championship for the fourth year in a row.
Gordon Blacklock
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Gordon Blacklock, from Thornhill, Cumbria, came third equal in the men's competition.
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Competitors have to pull faces through a horse collar or 'braffin'
Kath Taylor
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Kath Taylor, also from Cumbria, won the women's competition, despite competition from New Zealanders.
Anne Woods
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The World Gurning Championship was the climax to the Egremont Crab Fair. Anne Woods, from Egremont, came second in the women's competition.

Thousands enjoy traditional fair
19 Sep 04  |  Cumbria


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