Many Countryside Alliance members and supporters will be filling their 2017 diaries, so we bring you just some of the big rural dates for the year so that you don’t miss out.
This list is not exhaustive – please email [email protected] with any additions that may be of interest to Countryside Alliance members and supporters.
For hound show listings follow this link to the MFHA website: www.mfha.org.uk/hunting/hound-shows
19 July – The Festival of Hunting, Peterborough
Saturday 22nd July – Mid Devon Show at Knightshayes, Tiverton. Four packs of hounds will parade.
24-27 July – The Royal Welsh Show at Llanelwedd
28-30 July – The Game Fair will be held at Hatfield House, Hertfordshire
3-6 August – Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire
4-5 August – The Highland Fieldsports Fair at the Moy Estate, Invernesshire
12-13 August – The Lowther Show and hound show, Lowther Estate, Penrith, Cumbria
12-13 August – The Little Ellingham Vintage Working Show
31 August – 3 September – Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials at Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire
1-3 September – Chatsworth Country Fair, Chatsworth Estate, Derbyshire
10 September – Hampshire Country Sports Day, Tichborne Park, Alresford
16 – 17 September – The Midland Game Fair at Weston Park, Shropshire
16-17 September – The Royal County of Berkshire Show
Friday 17 November – Cheltenham Countryside Race Day
In addition we bring you forward dates for The Game Fair
- 29th – 31st July, 2016 (Ragley)
- 28th – 30th July, 2017 (Hatfield)
- 27th – 29th July 2018 (Ragley)
- 26th – 28th July, 2019 (Hatfield)
- 24th – 26th July 2020 (Ragley)
- 23rd – 25th July, 2021 (Hatfield)