In pictures: Dragons compete in Lincoln Brayford boat race

The heat was on for Lincolnshire businesses taking part in a new fast-paced charity dragon boat race in Lincoln.

The race, in aid of Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance and St Barnabas Hospice, took place on Saturday, July 30.

Organised by Lincoln Business Improvement Group and Ringrose Law, the contest will see businesses flying through the water in return for sponsors.