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The 85th Five Parishes Show

The 84th Five Parishes Show is set for Sunday 6th August from 11am to 5pm.  Taking place at the Fingringhoe Ranges (CO5 7LX), as usual, admission charges are:

  • Adults – £6,
  • Concessions – £5,
  • Children (5 – 16) – £3.

The Show now has it’s own website where you can get full details, but, some highlights over and above the usual fare include: 

  • a free treasure trail this year  for children under 15 to celebrate our 85 th show with a prize for every completed trail, and
  • Musical Bales a free to enter , fun competition for a dog and handler will be held at 11:30 am which will give entrants plenty of time to then compete in the dog show.

There is a licenced Bar where visitors can relax with Pimms, beer, wine or other drinks. As usual there is plenty to see and do in all the stalls with plenty of activities for children.