The Archers to record the Rutland County Show

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The sounds and excitement of the Rutland County Show are set to be captured on tape for a famous radio soap opera drama.

Sound engineers from the BBC are set to record Sunday’s event to use as sound effects for BBC Radio 4 show The Archers.

The sounds will then be used to place the actors in specific locations for the show.

The Archers is the world’s longest running radio soap opera.

It is the most listened to BBC Radio 4 non-news programme, with more than five million listeners. For more, visit