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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

Setting a Good Example in Preserving the County’s History

Karin Sedgwick (right) hands over Wensleydale Show records to Record Assistant Ruth Rising. [First published in the Darlington & Stockton Times] Documents and records dating back to 1892 that were in danger of decay now have a secure home in Northallerton. Having spent much of their life in dusty attics or damp back rooms, [...]

By | 2015-07-08T15:06:47+00:00 July 8th, 2015|Wensleydale Show 2015|0 Comments