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Last Updated: Monday May 30 2005 15:16 GMT

In pictures: Cheese rolling

Competitors come from far and wide to take part in the annual Cheese Rolling competition in Cheshire.
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Competitors come from far and wide to take part in the annual Cheese Rolling competition in Cheshire.
The tradition dates back to Roman times and the aim is to catch the seven-pound Double Gloucester cheese.
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The tradition dates back to Roman times and the aim is to catch the seven-pound Double Gloucester cheese.
People often get injured in the race for the cheese.
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People often get injured in the race for the cheese.
The person who manages to catch the rolling cheese gets to keep it!
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The person who manages to catch the rolling cheese gets to keep it!


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