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Join our photo competition on social media!

There is plenty to see at the Leicestershire County Show and we always look forward to seeing the official photos after the show, but this year we'd love to experience the show through your eyes! So  we're running a photo competition to encourage visitors to share...

One week to go until bank holiday family fun

It's just one week until we open the gates to the Leicestershire County Show. The annual celebration of rural and family life is returning to Market Harborough on August  25th and 26th. Leicestershire August bank holiday event   If you are looking for something to do...

Easy Access for all at the 2018 Leicestershire County Show

This year’s Leicestershire County Show is designed to be accessible to all, from disabled visitors to families to dog owners. Not only does the space available at the purpose-built site allow for a vast number of visitors to attend, it also means that show organisers...

What to expect at the 2018 Leicestershire County Show

We’re now just two months away from the 2018 Leicestershire County Show! Tickets are going fast and it’s no surprise given the wonderful activities and attractions at this year’s event. After the success of last year, we wanted to make 2018 even bigger and better than...

New activities announced for 2018 Leicestershire County Show

RAF Falcons in flight. Crown copyright image   The Leicestershire Agricultural Society is delighted to announce that the Leicestershire County Show will return for the two days of the late summer bank holiday on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August. Last year’s County...

The results are in for the 2017 Leicestershire County Show!

This year’s Leicestershire County Show was the biggest and most spectacular yet! This is the second consecutive year that Market Harborough has accommodated our county show at the Airfield Business Park just outside the town centre. Around 13,000 people passed through...

Visitors for 2017’s Show expected to exceed the thousands

Last year, the annual Leicestershire County Show welcomed around 12,000 visitors to its new venue in Market Harborough’s 85 acre showground. The one day event in 2016 was buzzing with people of all ages. Families and friends congregated to experience the range of...

Fernie Hunt

Situated in the heart of the shires, the Fernie Hunt is the only one of the five Leicestershire hunts to be contained entirely within the county, and can trace its history back to 1853 when the"Billesdon Country" was separated from the rest of the Quorn. The Fernie...

Heavy Horse Schedule

Heavy Horse Schedule for the Leicestershire County Show Saturday 26th August 2017 Entries Entries can be submitted online at www.myridinglife.com or by post, accompanied by a cheque payable to 'Leicestershire Agricultural Society', to the following address: Equine...