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1:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014
Local honeybees were the biggest winners when many thousands of visitors swarmed to this weekend’s Taunton Honey Show. Local families and keen gardeners found plenty to enjoy in the colourful feature held at Taunton Flower Show on August 1 and 2.
12:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014
5:00pm Friday 4th July 2014
Organisers of the 29th Frampton Country Fair are promising another bumper show which takes place on Sunday September 14. The normally quiet village of Frampton on Severn is expected to play host to over 12,000 visitors.
7:00am Monday 30th June 2014
The Cornwall and Devon Countryman’s Fair, will once again be held at its stunning venue of Werrington Park, Launceston on Sunday August 3 2014. Gates will open at 9.30am, for a fun-packed family day out.
4:00pm Monday 23rd June 2014
1:00pm Monday 16th June 2014
12:00pm Sunday 15th June 2014
2:40pm Friday 13th June 2014
10:00pm Monday 9th June 2014
The 2014 Royal Cornwall Show was another big success, despite foreboding weather warnings that preceded the event. Held at the Royal Cornwall Showground near Wadebridge on Thursday, Friday and Saturday last week, 116,721 people attended the event.
9:10pm Saturday 7th June 2014
8:00pm Friday 6th June 2014
9:40am Thursday 5th June 2014
9:00am Thursday 5th June 2014
2:00pm Wednesday 4th June 2014
4:49pm Friday 30th May 2014
1:01pm Thursday 22nd May 2014
Representatives from all aspects of Devon’s huge farming industry came together at the Devon County Showground at Westpoint last night, for the presentation of the first Devon Farm Business Awards in what was a celebration of farming excellence, with younger farmers strongly to the fore.
10:03am Thursday 22nd May 2014
12:00pm Tuesday 20th May 2014
3:10pm Monday 19th May 2014
This year’s Royal Cornwall Show will have double the Royal flavour with news that Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex will make a two day visit to the event which takes place on June 5,6 and 7 at the Royal Cornwall Events Centre, near Wadebridge.
5:31pm Thursday 15th May 2014
3:00pm Thursday 15th May 2014
8:56am Monday 12th May 2014
3:21pm Friday 2nd May 2014
Sheep shearing history at Royal Bath & West Show Sheep shearing history will be made at this year’s Royal Bath & West Show, with the winner of the inaugural event returning to cheer on the 50th Golden Shears Open champion.
9:04am Monday 28th April 2014
It all starts with a 100m tape, paper plan, old roadside boards cut up into 8” squares, bags of 6” nails, a hammer, marker pen, two energetic men and the passion and determination of the many volunteers who are involved with putting on the Devon County Show.
4:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014
11:53am Thursday 24th April 2014
4:06pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014
11:53am Tuesday 15th April 2014
9:12am Monday 14th April 2014
On one of the warmest days so far, around 3,500 visitors attended Rodway Farm’s annual Lambing Fun Day, to see the working farm, meet new-born lambs, take tractor/trailer rides, falconry displays and ferret racing!
3:32pm Friday 11th April 2014
3:19pm Friday 11th April 2014
Following the successful double launch of the Regency Fayre Craft & Vintage and Farmer’s Market in February and March respectively, the organisers are happy to announce dates throughout the year, helping to support local traders and engaging with the community on a deeper level Hosted at Plymouth’s luxurious Boringdon Hall and Organised by local events company DH Events, the Regency Fayre is a family orientated local market showcasing some of the finest products from around Devon, Cornwall & Somerset.
11:26am Thursday 10th April 2014
6:00am Thursday 3rd April 2014
Last autumn saw three year old Harry Edwards Brady, from Hatherleigh Devon, make headlines all over the UK as Britain’s youngest competitor in the prestigious riding event, the Horse of the Year Show.
10:03am Wednesday 2nd April 2014
3:33pm Friday 21st March 2014
Grass growth is well ahead of normal after the fifth warmest winter since records began. With temperatures averaging 5.2°C between December and March; 1.5°C above the UK average, it’s hardly surprising that many farmers are concerned about managing their grass, particularly as soils remain saturated following the wettest winter on record.
11:50am Thursday 26th September 2013
2:30pm Thursday 5th September 2013
4:00pm Friday 12th July 2013
4:10pm Friday 15th February 2013
12:00pm Friday 15th February 2013
8:00am Thursday 7th February 2013
A Devon farmer and cider-maker has grown his business by over 600 per cent since winning the John Neason Award at the 2010 Devon County Show, and says that the award played an important part in achieving his success.
4:00pm Saturday 26th January 2013
2:14pm Thursday 17th January 2013
The organisers of the Lincolnshire Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Association (LAMMA) 13 say in spite of the inclement weather this year the event is on course to deliver a record breaking week.
9:00am Sunday 19th August 2012
8:00am Tuesday 14th August 2012
3:14pm Wednesday 25th July 2012
8:40am Sunday 22nd July 2012
12:10pm Sunday 15th July 2012
8:40am Saturday 14th July 2012