Emley Show Blog

Paul Thewlis – 2018 Sylvia Edmondson Trophy Winner Writes….

I’ve been visiting agricultural and allotment shows on and off for the past thirty years, originally as a member of a brass band but more recently to try my hand at competing. I used to enter the vegetable classes but since moving away from the area and relinquishing my allotment I’ve concentrated on preserves and baking and, more recently photography. There’s something very satisfying about seeing the little coloured card...

2018 show round-up

What a wonderful show we had this year! The weather held up beautifully – thank goodness the heatwave lasted long enough! As always our visitors were a wonderful bunch: engaged, happy and the response to the show was top notch. The results of the 2018 Emley Show can be found here. A photo gallery of the 2018 show can be found here. Lost property Found on the showground after closing...

Important announcement regarding the show jumping

The Showjumping classes in the Equine section have been cancelled for safety reasons. Mrs Hampshire took this decision late on Friday, in line with other local equine events, as the ground was thought to be dangerously hard. However PLEASE NOTE that the rest of the Equine section of the show will go ahead as planned – it is only the Show Jumping which is affected. Also we have been informed by...