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.
The Countryside Alliance brings you a list of 2015's key dates including Badminton, the General Election, Peterborough, the Great Yorkshire Show, the Royal Welsh, the Royal Highland and the CLA Game Fair. Please note that a fuller list is available here and a Point to Point fixture list is available here. This list is not exhaustive, and if there are events missing which you feel would be of interest to our members and supporters please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that priority is given to events attended by, or raising funds for, the Countryside Alliance or The Countryside Alliance Foundation.Read more
Saturday, 20 June 2015
Saturday 20th June - Midsummer Blast 2015 at Minterne (Formerly known as the Dorset Lobster Shoot). Henry and Sophie Digby are kindly hosting the 2015 Midsummer Blast at their home at Minterne. You are invited to bring a team of four guns to shoot and to dinner at Minterne House afterwards with wives and partners. The shoot will include the famous flying Gnats. Further details from Alison Hawes at email@example.com or Tel: 01752 830430 or 07710 836806. Shooting will be from 12 noon and there will be a bar and BBQ available throughout the day. A drinks and dinner party will take place within Minterne House with drinks and canapés from 7.30pm and dinner at 8.30pm during which there will be an Auction of unique Lots. Download an entry form here.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
The Newmarket Countryside Alliance Race Day will take place again on Thursday 25th June 2015 on the stunning July Course. Once again there will be the Race for Repeal which will feature ten riders who are either a Master, Huntsman or Subscriber to a pack of hounds - find out who is riding and sponsor their efforts below. Lunch will be held in the Moorstyle Marquee, opposite the finishing line. Last year 360 supporters attended this event on a glorious day. Tickets are £65 per person which includes members entry to the course, race card, reception and lunch. If you are interested in attending the lunch, please contact William Burton at firstname.lastname@example.org.Read more
Friday, 31 July 2015
The 2015 CLA Game Fair will see the show return to Harewood House near Leeds for the sixth time in its 57 year history. The show will take place from Friday 31 July to Sunday 2 August 2015. Tickets are available now from http://www.gamefair.co.uk/. The Countryside Alliance will be at the show with a huge presence including clay shooting lessons and our campaigns team happy to talk about our range of work and post-election priorities. Read on for more information about the show.Read more
Sunday, 31 May 2015
The Blencathra Supreme Sporting Dog Challenge will be held on Sunday 31st May at Threlkeld Cricket Club - read on for more!Read more
Sunday, 31 May 2015
FONTHILL DOG SHOW, SUNDAY 31st May. A good old fashioned family day out (organised by S & W Wilts Hunt Supporters Club). Fonthill Park, Fonthill Bishop, Nr Tisbury, Wilts, SP3 5RZ (Off B3089 east of Hindon) by kind permission of Lord Margadale. From 10am. A plant sale will also take place, as will a BBQ, bar, teas, food, produce and stalls. There will also be a raffle in aid of Hounds for Heroes.
Tuesday, 2 June 2015
The Times Cheltenham Science Festival (2-7 June 2015) brings another stellar programme to Cotswolds this summer. It showcases ground-breaking research, debates big questions and introduces audiences to some of the world’s greatest thinkers. The 2015 Festival also has a fascinating range of events inspired by country pursuits.Read more
Sunday, 7 June 2015
7th JUNE 2015 - WEST SOMERSET HUNT – TERRIER, LURCHER AND FAMILY DOG SHOW – SUNDAY. Terrier and Lurcher and Family dog show classes £1.50 to enter your dog! Qualifiers / Ferret Showing / Terrier & Lurcher Racing. 9am Coursing bookings (10.30am Coursing Starts) 1pm Showing classes. £50 PRIZE TO CHAMPION TERRIER AND LURCHER!!!! On site Bar & Refreshments. For more information please contact Mike 07886 028 920 / Eddie 01398 371 323. More details on web: http://kblaydes.wix.com/terrier-lurcher-show
Sunday, 7 June 2015
Belvoir Hunt Kennels ‘Open Day’(entry via Knipton Gate), Sunday June 7th, 2015 from 12 noon. The event will feature: Terrier Show; Family Dog Show; Lurcher Show; Birds of Prey; Vintage Machinery; Fly Fishing “Have a Go”; Trade Stands; Demonstrations – Horse Shoeing, Sheep Shearing; Hound Parade; Terrier Racing; Sponsor a Hound Tombola; Dog Agility Tug of War; Children’s Games; Licensed Bar, Tea Tent and so much more ...... For schedules and more details visit www.belvoir-hunt.co.uk. Entrance – by donation at the gate!!! Access is only via Knipton Village Gate. Gate will be open from 11.30am. A great family afternoon out!