Dalston Agricultural Show

  • As usual our Show Field was buzzing from early morning, with  horse and livestock judging until lunch time followed by  a full afternoon of Entertainment. The quality of horses cattle and sheep in front of our expert judges was a sight to behold !
  • The Main Ring saw many entries in the Pet Show,  fancy dress, Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling and displays by  Inch Perfect Trials Display Team -  The Drakes Of Hazard -  Vintage Vehicles and concluding with the ever popular Terrier Racing and Tug of War.
  • Our Grand Parade was extremely colourful with all classes of livestock represented, culminating in the presentation of trophies and the announcement of ‘Champion of Champions’, being the supreme animal from the Limousin classes.
  • There was also plenty of entertainment throughout the Show Field supplied by Jesters Circus,  Punch and Judy, the Pre Hee Men and dare devil stunts by Dangerous Steve, with music by ‘Cindy’ .
  • The Industrial and Craft marquees are some of the best in the County with over 2,000 entries for our visitors to admire and sample. On show was the amazing amount of work undertaken by the local community whether by way of embroidery, photography, baking and horticulture.
  • With over 100 trade stands and lots more to see and do, the 2017 Dalston Show was a great day out for one and all !