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.
Sunday, 30 November 2014
The Countryside Alliance Awards, aka the Rural Oscars, turn 10 this year, and to celebrate we are asking you to vote for your very favourite UK & Ireland Champions from the life of the Awards. You can find out who is in the running and more about the project here.
Tuesday, 7 October 2014
Many of you will already have your diary for 2015, so we bring you some key countryside dates to add to it. Including our Badbury Rings Point-to-Point, the British Shooting Show, the Cheltenham Festival, Peterborough, the CLA Game Fair, the Royal Welsh, Royal Highland, Great Yorkshire, Badminton and the General Election, read on and get your pen ready.Read more
Monday, 24 November 2014
The Countryside Alliance, in conjunction with BASC's Taste of Game campaign, is running Great British Game Week, a focus for lots of events, dinners and special offers promoting game to consumers. We will be encouraging trying game for the first time and trying new products which have game in them i.e. pies, sausages, burgers and charcuterie. More will appear here soon but the week will run 24 November - 30 November.
Thursday, 27 November 2014
FARM BUSINESS INNOVATION is the show designed for anybody with an interest in rural enterprise (farmers, smallholders, land owners, estate mangers etcetera) who are looking for new and innovative ways to use and raise revenue from their land. This is not an agricultural show showcasing farm machinery and live-stock etcetera, but a BUSINESS INNOVATION SHOW where interested parties can glean free advice, ideas and inspiration from experienced innovators, specialist suppliers and experts in the fields of just about everything from large scale wind farming, petting zoos and adventure playgrounds to restauranting & corporate hospitality, paintballing, brewing, angling, sailing . . . the list is endless.Show audience: 3,000 – Farm Business Innovation will be attended by land owners exploring new ways to diversify their business, farmers looking to raise their profile and launch new products, as well as potential buyers and smallholders looking for an additional source of income. The Countryside Alliance will have a stand at the Show and we look forward to seeing you there.
Thursday, 27 November 2014
Thursday 27th November - Christmas Fair at Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9BQ from 10am-7pm. Take the hassle out of Christmas shopping and come to our fair where over 40 stall holders offer a varied selection of unique and affordable gifts. Plenty of parking, refreshments all day - adults £5, under 15s free.
Friday, 28 November 2014
Friday 28th November 2014 - Cotswold Christmas Fair at The Frogmill Hotel, Andoversford, Cheltenham, GL54 4HT. 10am – 3pm, Adults £5, Children and OAPs Free. In aid of Scrubditch Care Farm. Stall holders at the event are......Read more
Tuesday, 2 December 2014
2nd December - the Heythrop Hunt Christmas Fair will be held at the beautiful Eyford House, Upper Slaughter, Nr Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 2JN from 10am-7pm. Over 40 stall holders will offer a varied selection of gifts and the event will get your Christmas shopping off to a flying start while raising money for a great cause. Refreshments will be served all day by the Heythrop Hunt Supporters' Club. See more at www.countrysidechristmasfair.co.uk
Tuesday, 9 December 2014
Ripley Castle Festive Christmas on Tuesday 9th December and Wednesday 10th December - a double whammy of Festive food and flowers. Our Christmas Cookery and Flower Demonstration takes place in Ripley Castle itself. You will be greeted at 10.00 am with Tea, Coffee & Mince and after the Demonstration we will serve a pre-Luncheon glass of champagne and then Luncheon in one of our exquisite private dining rooms. Price £49.00 per person including a Ripley Castle Christmas goody bag. Contact 01423 770152
Friday, 13 February 2015
13,14, 15 February – the 7th Great British Shooting Show, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire www.shootingshow.co.uk
Thursday, 19 February 2015
Thursday 19th Feb 2015 - A conference, themed 'What The Future Holds', organised by Keepers Choice Game Feeds in association with THE NATIONAL GAMEKEEPERS ORGANISATION takes place on Thursday 19th February 2015 at Cokethorpe School, Witney, Oxfordshire. OX29 7PU.Read more