April 25, 2016

The Royal Cornwall Show is in its 223rd year and the event is littered with long held traditions. Suited, booted and bowler hat wearing stewards are just one such fixture and fitting that reflects the show’s rich heritage. However, to remain as Cornwall’s largest and best-loved event for this long inevitably change has to be… Read more »

April 12, 2016

The closing date for entries for the livestock and equine sections at the 2016 Royal Cornwall Show is less than a week away. This year is the show’s 223rd anniversary and it is widely regarded as one of the country’s finest agricultural shows and the clock is ticking for those wishing to compete at this… Read more »

April 11, 2016

Caroline Waldegrave, Baroness Waldegrave of North Hill, has been voted as the new president of the Mid-Somerset Show. Lady Waldegrave, who runs Dudwell School in Chewton Mendip, was voted in at the Mid-Somerset Agricultural Society’s recent Annual General Meeting. The popular cookery book author and wife of the former Conservative Politician Lord Waldegrave, joins the… Read more »

April 5, 2016

The Event Industry Forum is making a further £13,000 available in grants for projects that will benefit the events industry. The Forum, which brings together 28 trade bodies and similar organisations from across the event industry, is inviting applications for funds by April 29, 2016 and will announce successful bids in May. Since taking over… Read more »