Contestant in the annual beard and moustache championship in Pforzheim
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Annual beard competition in Germany

28 April 2013 Last updated at 01:48 BST

Some of the finest examples of facial hair to be found anywhere in the world have been gathering in southern Germany.

Around 100 competitors are in the German town of Pforzheim this weekend for their annual beard and moustache championships.

Russell Trott reports.