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Five Parishes Horticultural Society logoThe Five Parishes Show

Royal Horticultural Society AffiliatedThis annual event has now been running since 3rd August 1932 and is brought together by the Five Parishes Horticultural Society in conjunction with others running Horse Shows, Dog Shows etc.  The show is based upon show marquees full of exhibitors home produce & crafts, an entertainment ring, various types of stalls, side shows, interactive activities and refreshments, including licensed bar, to suit all tastes.  Previous years’ attractions have included:

  • Colchester Birds of Prey,
  • Tendring Dog Agility Display Team,
  • Suffolk School of Samba,
  • The Essex Gun Dog Obedience School,
  • Bows ‘n Belles Morris Dancers,
  • Medieval Combat Society (Knights),
  • Colne Endeavour Music Club,
  • Scotty’s Circus Workshop,
  • Colchester Model Aircraft Club,
  • East Anglian Kite Flyers.

The show takes place on the Fingringhoe Ranges, Lodge Lane, Langenhoe, CO5 7LX by permission of the Commander Defence Training Estate East.  You can follow the show on Facebook, they also have their very own website for the latest information go to www.5parishesshow.org.uk where you will also be able to raise any questions you might have.

Companion Dog Show

Whilst the classes might change from year to year, they are typically split into two main categories, pedigree (KC registration not required) and Novelty (e.g. best rescue, most handsome etc…) with rosettes available for the 1st 5 places in each class.  The show is held under Kennel Club Rules and Show Regulations in aid of Dogs for the Disabled.  You can contact the organizers by email on [email protected].

Horse Show

With three show rings the annual horse show offers a wide range of or ridden & in-hand classes accommodating most levels of owner/rider but mainly focussed on fun for first time show goers/novice horses and children giving a great introduction to showing.  You can contact the organizer, Hazel MacLennan on 01206 735 847 or by email [email protected].

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  • PC Minutes – 11th June 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Salcott Village Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 11th June 2019. Present: Liz Davidson, Clare Lauwerys, Jinny Gale, Robert Kean, Dave Taylor, Phil Gladwin, Netty Knill-Jones, Wendy Ritherdon, Andrew Ellis and 2 members of […]

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  • PC Agenda 11th June 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Salcott Village Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 11th June 2019 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and Borough Councillor Reports: […]

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  • PC Minutes – 14th May 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall on Tuesday 14th May 2019 at 7.30pm. Present: Clare Lauwerys, John Walker, Wendy Ritherdon, Jinny Gail, Phil Gladwin (chair), Robert Kean, Liz Davidson, Robert Davidson, Kevin Bentley […]

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  • PC Agenda 14th May 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall on Tuesday 14th May 2019 at 7.30pm to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. The Annual Parish Assembly Electors and Organisations are invited and can contribute to […]

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  • PC Minutes – 9th April 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough 7.30pm on Tuesday 9th April 2019 Present: Robert Kean, Liz Davidson, John Walker, Phil Gladwin, Wendy Ritherdon, Jinny Gail, Robert Davidson, Kevin Bentley and 2 members of […]

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  • PC Agenda 9th April 2019


    WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough 7.30pm on Tuesday 9th April 2019 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and Borough […]

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  • PAWS AGM 2019


    PAWS AGM 2019 This month was PAWS AGM followed by a Quiz.  After the outgoing President’s report and the report by the Treasurer, Jane Anderson, Bry Mogridge was elected as the new President.  One of Bry’s first duties was to present Caroline Wilson, the outgoing President, with a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Pam Foakes stepped […]

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