Emley Show Blog

Cookery, Craft, Art & Photography Planning for the 2021 Show

As you are all now aware, the 2020 Emley Show had to be cancelled, due to the current situation (Covid 19 Coronavirus), which was extremely disappointing for Section Secretaries, but necessary. However, there is a silver lining we have now moved the 2020 Schedule of Section categories to the 2021 show.  As the Cookery, Craft, Art and Photography 2020 Schedule of Section Categories had already been published in February of...

Update: Emley Show 2020 cancelled

It is with a heavy heart, sadness and regret that the Directors and Trustees of Emley Show Society, have taken the difficult decision to cancel Emley Show 2020 which was due to be held on Saturday 1st August. This situation is entirely due to the current Covid-19 pandemic and the consequences which may follow. With the current government advice and uncertainty over what the next few months have in store...

Opportunity for sponsorship of the Emley Show

Sponsorship at Emley Show. Emley Show Society is a registered charity and couldn’t manage without sponsorship from very kind benefactors. We only have one day, Emley Agricultural Show Day, to raise funds for our charity which supports and promotes agriculture in the community, mainly by sponsorship of students. This year the show is on Saturday 1st August 2020 – Yorkshire Day!! The Show regularly attracts around 12000 visitor each year,...

The Sylvia Edmondson Trophy – Cookery Section Emley Show

The Sylvia Edmondson Trophy – Cookery Section Emley Show

At Emley Show last year, I was incredibly surprised to jointly win the Sylvia Edmondson Trophy with Paul Thewlis. This was partly because I didn’t know such an award existed but mainly because I wouldn’t categorise myself in any way as an award winning cook. Whilst I had grown up seeing my female relatives baking and making preserves, I had never bothered making anything, as they had always supplied me...

Food Marquee

FOOD MARQUEE – we would like to announce that for the 2020 Show we are changing the procedure for booking plots in the food marquee. This year, traders who wish to attend will need to download an application form. These will then be considered by the Show Committee and successful applicants will be notified and given a link to book their preferred plot. After feedback from last year’s show, instead...

How Emley Show works

How Emley Show works

1. The Water Supply As you can imagine the requirement for water on the show site is an essential as there are many animals on site during show day and their needs are catered for by a small volunteer force turning the fields into an oasis. Of course, there already exists a mains water supply hidden by the wall sides beneath two screwed down lids that make it all possible....