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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].

Most Recent News Items

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  • PC Minutes – 8th October 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 at 7.30pm on Tuesday 8th October 2019. Present: Liz Davidson, Clare Lauwerys, Jinny Gale, Robert Kean, Phil Gladwin, Wendy Ritherdon, Robert Davidson, Kevin Bentley and 3 members of the […]

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  • Dog Walking at Copt Hall


    Dog Walking at Copt Hall Copt Hall is primarily a wildlife site where the National Trust chooses to grant access to walkers & dogs.  Not all visitors respect this and so this is an appeal to do so.  We request that dog-walkers at Copt Hall co-operate in keeping the site a pleasant place for everyone.  […]

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  • PC Agenda 8th October 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 at 7.30 pm on Tuesday 8th October 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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  • PC Minutes – 10th September 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 at 7.30pm on Tuesday 10th September 2019. Present: Dave Taylor, Phil Gladwin, Clare Lauwerys, Robert Kean, Jinny Gale, Wendy Ritherdon, John Walker, Netty Knill-Jones and one member […]

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  • PC Agenda 10th September 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 at 7.30pm on Tuesday 10th September 2019 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and […]

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  • Speeding Through our Villages


    Speeding Through our Villages The Parish Council has organised a public meeting on Monday 22nd July addressing speeding between Peldon Rose and Salcott crossroads. Kevin Bentley, of Essex County Council, will chair the meeting.  A senior and very experienced Highways Officer will accompany Kevin to explain what legal options may be available to moderate speeding.  We hope […]

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  • PC Minutes – 9th July 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 July 2019. Present: Wendy Ritherdon, Clare Lauwerys, John Walker, Robert Kean, Jinny Gale, Netty Knill-Jones, Phil Gladwin, Dave Piper, Lead Ranger for Essex […]

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