Kennel Club Dog Show

The schedule for the Kennel Club Open Dog Show is now available to download here. Click here to view and download a copy The Kennel Club dog show takes place on Sunday 15th September 2019 with the KC Open Obedience Dog show taking place on Saturday 14th September. Further details…carried on

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Venue Hire Stanhope Showground

Planning a celebration? Organising a get-together or gathering? Contact us and ask about venue hire in one of the UK’s most scenic showgrounds. Unthank Park, situated in the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, enjoys spectacular views, located as it is between the upper stretches of the mighty River…carried on

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Schedule 2019

The schedule for Stanhope Show 2019 is now available to download. You can view and save a .pdf version of it by clicking here. A printed version of the schedule will be available from all usual outlets including: Woodhalls, Barclays Bank, the newsagent, chemist, Rowells Hardware, the pubs and Stanhope…carried on

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Photography Schedule Published Online

Photography Stanhope Show

We are delighted to announce that our Photography Competition Schedule is now published on our website. Please follow the link by clicking here for more information. The photography competition schedule can be downloaded by clicking here. Details of other classes will be published online and in our printed Schedule which…carried on

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Whats on 2019

Stanhope Showground hosts many events throughout the year and in 2019 we are proud to showcase a varied programme of rallies, gatherings, charity fundraisers and festivals, in addition to …Stanhope Show! Events commence on the 27th March with a caravan rally organised by Northumbria Caravan Association. The much loved Steam…carried on

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Calling all Businesses

Stanhope Show Tradestands

Stanhope Show tradestands –  bookings are now being taken. We book up very quickly with most of our traders coming back annually.  Do not delay as you may be disappointed.  Book space at County Durham’s premier agricultural show and get seen by thousands of visitors. We are now taking bookings…carried on

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Stanhope Agricultural Society is seeking to appoint a Kennel Club Secretary to run the KC Open Show in 2019. Interested parties should apply by email to the General Secretary, or in writing to Lisa Johnstone, General Secretary of Stanhope Show, Virginia House, 5 North Terrace, Gainford, Co Durham, DL2…carried on

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Fell Race Cancelled

Show Field Hire

It is with huge disappointment that we have to announce that contrary to what has previously been advertised, there will be no fell race at Stanhope Show.  The plans for this were well in hand but unfortunately the person organising the event had to resign and we were unable to…carried on

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A Week To Go…

With only a week to go preparations are well in hand for the 177th Stanhope Show.  Entries may still be accepted by some show secretaries and if you are worried you have missed a deadline, please contact the Section Secretary and they can advise if entries will still be accepted.…carried on

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