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Autumn 2016 Newsletter
Our main ring attraction this year, is the ‘Dog & Duck Show’. Stuart Barnes has travelled to
over 100 countries working with wildlife, and his passion for the canine species has enabled him to gain an
incredible understanding of everything about dogs. Stuart and his team use trained and untrained sheep dogs to
herd ducks, amusing and educating the audience about common dog behaviour issues and about how these can be
The Dog & Duck show has kindly been sponsored by our new
local Warner’s Budgens store located in Winchcombe.
Show entries close at 12 noon
Saturday 27th August.
Organisers of the 67th Winchcombe Country Show are promising another bumper show this
year. The event takes place on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August at Winchcombe Senior School Playing Fields and
brings you the best in country show fun.
The annual procession through the pretty Cotswold village will have an Olympic Rio theme this year. The
procession which starts at 11.30am from the Abbey Field Centre in Back Lane will feature vintage tractors, fancy
dress contestants and the Happenstance Border Morris dancers. The procession will arrive at the show site for
A key element of the event will be the traditional flower show with many classes featuring creative floral
displays, arts, crafts, photography, wine, cookery and preserves. There are lots of prizes and over 50
trophies up for grabs!
The show is a community event and a quintessentially summer occasion for all families to enjoy. It will be
jam packed with activities to keep you entertained all day - such as Indian Runner Duck Herding, Olympic It’s a
Knockout, the Happenstance Morris Dancers, go-karting, a traditional Punch and Judy show, street entertainment,
face painting and much, much more. Enschalla led by Callum Lewis and an acoustic set with Callum and
Grace Fox-Underhill will be providing the musical backdrop for the day.
There will be many dog friendly games
including terrier racing, dog scurry and have a go agility. Please bring your dogs along so that they can
enjoy the day as well. The show will also feature a number of arts and crafts stalls alongside many trade and
horticultural stalls so plenty of shopping opportunities! There will many refreshment stands to keep you
energised all day including a tea tent serving delicious homemade cakes and a licensed bar.
||2 Adults & up to 3
Would you like to help on the show day?
Helping pour cups of tea for an hour, helping direct traffic, helping run a golf competition? If so, please
call Sarah Day 01242 602395 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Every volunteer will be entitled to free entry to the show ground and a complimentary drink
at the Bar.
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