Welcome to our events listing. Please note that this list is updated constantly, but is not exhaustive. If you know of an event which you feel will be of interest to Countryside Alliance members and supporters, please email details to: email@example.com. Please note that priority will be given to events & fundraisers which benefit the Countryside Alliance or The Countryside Alliance Foundation.
Sunday, 21 September 2014
The Countryside Alliance is organising a Summer Lunch at Crowcombe near Taunton on Sunday 21st September by kind permission of Mr and Mrs Anthony Trollope-Bellew who have kindly offered us the use of a large marquee and caterers for the day. Tickets are just £35 or a table of 10 for £330 which includes canapés on arrival, a delicious lunch and ALL DRINKS are included in the price. The event is being run roughly at cost so there will be a small Auction on completion of lunch. Our Guest Speaker is the Countryside Alliance President Baroness Ann Mallalieu QC (pictured addressing the Hyde Park Rally in 1997). For further details and a booking form please contact Alison Hawes at firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 01752 830430
Sunday, 21 September 2014
The Hampshire Hunt will hold an open day and family dog show on Sunday 21st September at the Kennels, Petersfield, nr Ropley, SO24 0EG. Gates open at 11am• Mobile Farm• Pony Rides• Bouncy Castle• Kennels Tours• Air Rifle Shooting• Local Produce and Stalls• Terrier Racing• BBQ• And more….
Saturday, 27 September 2014
The inaugural Country Life Fair - 27th & 28th September at Fulham Palace, Bishops Avenue. London SW6. The Country Life Fair will feature exhibitors from all over the United Kingdom giving you the chance to sample, taste, try and buy everything from the latest clothing, equipment, cars, gadgets, food and wine as well as investigate holidays, spas and property. All in the company of celebrity gardening experts, chefs and even Royalty. More info from www.countrylifefair.co.uk
Sunday, 28 September 2014
Sunday 28th September - SURREY COUNTY PLOUGHING MATCH & COUNTRY FAIRThe 2014 County Ploughing Match and Country Fair takes place on Sunday 28th September 2014. The schedule and entry form will be available shortly. The Countryside Alliance will be at the show.This very special show takes place in a wonderful setting, just in front of the spectacular stately home of Loseley at Loseley Park, between Godalming and Guildford, at the end of Surrey Farm & Food Week. With a lovely relaxed atmosphere, it draws crowds of around 12,000 for a fantastic country day out for the whole Family (and the dog!). There are ploughing competitions which draw up to around 85 ploughmen, including heavy horse ploughing.
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Artists Annabel Pope, who painted "Frosty Morning", a CA Christmas Card (available at the exhibition) and Philip Lawson Johnson present an exhibition entitled 'Wild Edge' to be held at Patrick Mavros, 104-106 Fulham Road, SW3 6HS, from 30th September - 4th October, 2014. Read on for timings and ticketing details.Read more
Sunday, 5 October 2014
Autumn Show and Game Fair - 4th & 5th October 2014 at the South of England Showground, Ardingly. The Countryside Alliance will be at the Autumn Show & Game Fair which is a great day out for fans of hunting, shooting and fishing, with lots of attractions. Last year 16,500 visitors were encouraged to come and ‘have a go’ at traditional country sports.
Sunday, 5 October 2014
Game-to-Eat will be staging a cooking demonstration at Chepstow Racecourse on Sunday the 5th of October in conjunction with the course during its new and exciting Game Fair. Head Chef at Llanelli’s Stradey Park Hotel Stewart Williams will entertain visitors and tasters of his fine dishes will be offered. Stewart was our demonstration chef at this year’s Royal Welsh Show, cooking up delicious tikka pheasant, sweet and sour duck, along with pigeon, woodcock and venison. Details about the game fair can be found at www.chepstow-racecourse.co.uk/whats-on/event/game-fair/ The demonstration will be held in the restaurant overlooking the course. Please contact me for demonstration timings - email@example.com
Tuesday, 7 October 2014
Boar's Head famous Cookery Demonstrations programme, 2014 - join talented and creative Head Chef James Brown for a culinary exploration of the British Isles, and see what tricks of the trade you can pick up! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to book.
Sunday, 12 October 2014
Doors are open for our annual race day – NEW ticket deal for Ffos Las. Ticket sales are going very well for our annual Countryside Race Day to be held at Ffos Las race course on Sunday the 12th of October 2014. We have an exceptional ticket offer this year, only £35 per person to include your entry to the course, countryside entertainment, a two course lunch and the use of the CA marquee for the duration of the day which is situated on the edge of the paddock. A must-do date for any Countryside Alliance supporter so why not make it a friends and family day out – individual tickets or tables of ten are available. email@example.com or call 07825337978
Sunday, 19 October 2014
19th October - The Masters of the Oakley Hunt extend an invite to those keen to come on a ride with hounds from the Kennels at Melchbourne in Bedfordshire - read on for more information.Read more