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Photo Competition Winners

At this year's show, a competition was held to find the best photo taken on show day that truly represented the Wensleydale Show. At the recent AGM the entries were put to the vote and the winner was chosen as Andrew Simpson from Lincoln. His photo of some spectacular prize winning leeks will grace the [...]

By | 2017-12-08T14:31:39+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Show Secretary Retires

We all wish Show Secretary Sara North, and her husband Roger, a long and happy retirement. After her 10 year stint, and doing far more than she should, Sara finally called it a day. They have now moved permanently to Spain where the weather is slightly warmer than the Dales. The couple's legacy will [...]

By | 2017-03-06T18:00:08+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Committee Changes

At the 2016 AGM of the Wensleydale Agricultural Show and after two years as Chairman, Mr Bob Dixon stepped-down with Leyburn’s Mike Warden taking over for a two-year tenure. Paying tribute to his predecessor Mr Warden said: “Thanks to Bob for all his hard work; he has done a great job both as Chairman and [...]

By | 2017-03-06T17:53:21+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New secretary chosen

Pictured is the new secretary to the Wensleydale Agricultural Show Committee, Jenny Bowes with her young helpers Alice and James. Jenny Bowes, a farmer from East Witton near Middleham, replaces Judith Carlisle who stood down last year and joins the three-strong team. Along with Sara North and Sandy Carter she will jointly organise one of [...]

By | 2016-02-19T09:46:57+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments