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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that priority will be given to events & fundraisers which benefit the Countryside Alliance or The Countryside Alliance Foundation.
Wednesday, 6 August 2014
The famous Hampshire Country Sports Day returns to the Tichborne Estate, Alresford, for a family day which includes a terrier & lurcher show, demonstration by Cornish Countryman Chris Green, gundog scurry, fishing, clay pigeon shooting, an inter-hunt relay, falconry, ferrets, terrier racing, a fun dog show, plenty of food and shopping opportunities and much more. This year's show is in honour of the late Clarissa Dickson Wright, who died in March and who always loved this show above all others. Find out more about the show here www.hampshirecountrysportsday.co.uk. Read the countryside's tributes to Clarissa here.Read more
The Warwickshire Countryside Day, which was to have been held at Hatton Country World on 7th September, has very sadly had to be cancelled.
Saturday, 23 August 2014
Saturday 23rd August – Taunton Vale Foxhounds - Novelty Race Night for Lurchers, Terriers & Family Dogs on Saturday 23rd August - First race will be at 7pm. Professionally organised by Kevin of Lure Crazy at Pond Farm, Rull Lane, Cullompton, Devon, EX15 1NF. Each dog will race with a mini novelty jockey, there will be a Tote, BBQ and Bar, place your bets and come and join the fun. Camping will be available on the Saturday and Sunday night ready for the TFH Dog Show on the Bank Holiday Monday. Ring Kev 07976370043 or Nick 07794062924
Sunday, 24 August 2014
Sunday 24th August South Devon Hunt Moorland Ride from Holwell Lawn Widecombe- 10am start Novice Ride approx 5 miles, Senior Ride (all ages) approx 15 miles with refreshment break mounted & dismounted stewards. Adults £20, children £10 Details at email@example.com
Monday, 25 August 2014
24th & 25th August - Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show, the most spectacular August Bank Holiday day out in Surrey. The Countryside Alliance will be there so please come and see us.
Monday, 25 August 2014
Monday 25th August - Tiverton Foxhounds Terrier, Lurcher, Family Dog & Ferret Show on Bank Holiday Monday, please note this years change of venue - Pond Farm, Rull Lane, Cullompton, Devon EX15 1NF there will be direction signs from the M5- J28. There will be Lurcher and Terrier racing from 10am ALL showing will then start at 1pm. Cash prizes for overall champion in each ring, trophies to keep, free picture for each first place dog winner in every class kindly sponsored by Sam of Farlap Photography. BBQ, Bar and Raffle, Trade Stalls welcome. Please ring 01823 663222 after 7pm or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, 28 August 2014
Thursday 28th August 2014 – Bucks County Show. This year’s Bucks County Show will be taking place on Thursday 28th August 2014 at the usual site of Weedon Park, Nr Aylesbury.The Show starts at 8.00am all the way through until 6.00pm and is still considered one of the best One Day Agricultural Shows in the Country. The Countryside Alliance will be at the show so please come and see us.
Saturday, 30 August 2014
The Rib-Eye Shoot began in 1999 as a fund raising initiative for the Gloucestershire branch of the Countryside Alliance. Devised by Mike Mitchell and Ross Campbell Hill as a fun clay pigeon shoot followed by an excellent steak lunch and an auction it continues this successful theme. The aim of the day is to raise funds for the Countryside Alliance to help protect our sport and for the Army Benevolent Fund. Funds are raised through ticket sales, a live auction and business sponsorship. Register here. The event website is www.ribeyeshoot.comRead more
Sunday, 31 August 2014
Sunday 31st August – Wilton Hunt Downland Ride near Coombe Bissett. 10 mile Escorted ride across downland with stunning views. More information at http://www.wilton-hunt.co.uk/events