Show season gets underway

APR 17, 2013: The country show season is underway - with hundreds to choose from!

In April issue we featured more than 300 events in our Show Diary. Some highlights are: The Smallholder and Garden Festival in Wales is one of the first big ones. This event takes place at the RWAS showground at Builth Wells on May 18-19. About 25,000 visitors are expected at this event, showcasing smallholding, gardening and sustainable living. The Royal Bath & West Show will be held at the showground in Shepton Mallet from May 29 - June 1. This is the 150th show – it is one of the oldest agricultural shows in England. The Royal Cornwall Show will be held at the showground in Wadebridge on June 6, 7 & 8 June. The RAF Falcons parachute display team will be in action, there will be lots of events for kids – and even Titan the robot will be there! The Three Counties Show takes place on June 14-16 at the showground in Malvern. Visit this show for a jam-packed day of family entertainment and fun, all in celebration of our great British farming world and countryside. The Royal Norfolk Show is on the oustkirts of Norwich on June 26 and 27. There will be 650 stands and 100,000 visitors. Great Yorkshire Show will be held is from July 9 -11 at Harrogate. More than 130,000 visitors are expected.