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Previously unseen footage from the first ever round the world yacht race will be on show in Yarmouth this evening (Sunday).

The Yarmouth RNLI fundraiser will feature extremely rare archive footage provided by the winner of the race Sir Robin Knox Johnston.

It will also be a chance to see Colin Firth’s latest film The Mercy, which tells the tale of Donald Crowhurst and his attempt to win.

Sir Robin Knox Johnston is currently preparing his original boat Suihaili, for a celebration in June but organisers say he may to make an appearance in Yarmouth.

Gates to the Tower Gardens will open at 7.30pm, you can find more information here.