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Educational Bursary

The Directors of the Wensleydale Agricultural Society have agreed to offer an educational bursary for up to 4 local people who wish to apply for funds to assist with any costs associated with training related to agriculture.  Applications are invited in accordance with the criteria set out below.   Bursary Criteria   A grant of [...]

By | 2018-03-14T12:42:23+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

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

2017 Show Photo Competition

Your photo could be on the front cover of next year’s Show Day catalogue! Did you visit this year's Show with your camera? We are looking for a photo that captures the essence of the Wensleydale Agricultural Show, it can be anything from livestock to poultry, vintage vehicles to cakes and bakes. The competition is [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:17:03+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Wensleydale Show 2017|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