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In pictures: World Conker Championships
'No trouble'

Heather Edwards, 79, Wellingborough

"I've been coming here for 16 years, it's the most wonderful day. Who'd believe people would travel so far to play a child's game?

"The pub is open all day yet I have never seen any trouble and everyone is so polite.

"I'm the editor of the local talking newspaper and we come here and run our stall, painting the children's faces. They love it so I thought I would too."

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