The annual Wessex Heavy Horse Show and Country Fayre returns to North Dorset on Sunday the 25th September 2017!
One of the largest Heavy Horse events in the South West, attracting up to seventy of the best horses in the South and South West and drawing qualifiers from across the region for the West of England In Hand and Harness Championships. Breeds on display have previously included Comtois, Ardennais and Belgian plus Shires, Percherons, Suffolks and Clydesdales. Classes include In Hand for geldings, mares, youngstock, harness, Young Handler and ridden. We will be welcoming the always-popular vintage vehicles, stationary engines, fun dog show and pudding competition, plus a range of refreshments, wagon rides, display arena events with Ladies Cart, trade and agricultural vehicles, gundogs, terrier racing and more, craft demonstrations and stalls, plus a medieval encampment. More on the website! www.whhs.org.uk
9am until approximately 4pm, tickets in advance or on the gate Advance ticket prices: Adults £7, children (5-16) £3, families (2 adults and up to 3 children) £18. Under 5s free. Dogs on leads welcome.
Gillingham and Shaftesbury Showground Dorset SP7 9PN
Sunday 24 Sep 2017