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Funeral Details Mr Roy Bird MBE

Funeral Details Mr Roy Bird MBE

Following the sad news that Mr Roy Bird MBE passed away last week, please see the details of his funeral below. 15th February 2018 @ 11am The service is to be held at Peterborough Cathedral Followed by a celebration of Roy’s Life at the East of England Showground.

Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards

Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards

News release January 2018 Entries now open for Royal Handwriting Awards The East of England Agricultural Society is delighted to announce that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother’s Handwriting Awards are now open for entries. The handwriting competition supported by Cross Pens invites children of school age living or attending schools within the counties …

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Cultiv8- A Year in Review

Cultiv8- A Year in Review

Cultiv8 managed to squeeze a lot into 2017, here is a recap of what we got up to throughout the year. We kicked off the year with the Inaugural Cultiv8 Ball in February. Our theme was the Best of British and we were very impressed with the lengths that people went to with the decorate …

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LAMMA & Members Parking

LAMMA & Members Parking

Please note: The forward parking for Members at LAMMA next week is now fully booked. Those that have booked already will be sent a pass in the post. Please enter through the Alwalton Gate (next to the harvester pub) and place the pass so it is visible to security in your windscreen. The Society will …

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Mr Roy Bird MBE

Mr Roy Bird MBE

The Society was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Roy Bird MBE. Roy’s connection with the Society spans decades, firstly as its Secretary and latterly as a very involved Honorary Life Vice President not to mention his commitment and links to all things agricultural. Our thoughts are with his wife Norma. Funeral …

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Red Tractor and BASIS add to East of England Conference

Red Tractor and BASIS add to East of England Conference

PRESS RELEASE     18th October 2017  Red Tractor and BASIS add to East of England Conference Andrew Blenkiron, vice-chairman of Red Tractor, is the latest speaker to be added to the line-up at the forthcoming East of England Farming Conference. BASIS has also announced that advisers and farmers attending the conference will be eligible to …

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October- A busy month for Cultiv8

October- A busy month for Cultiv8

As well as the events mentioned above, we are also offering a place for one Cultiv8 member to attend the Oxford Farming Conference. While on the subject of conferences, the ticket deadline for our own conference is the 30th October, Cultiv8 members get discounted tickets. For more information about Cultiv8, click here

Winter Stock Festival Schedule Released Online

Winter Stock Festival Schedule Released Online

Entries are now open as the Winter Stock Festival schedules are released online! Visit www.winterstockfestival.co.uk/exhibitors to take a look at the Schedule and download the entry forms. Hard copies will arrive back from the printers next week and will be through your postboxes shortly afterwards. Hard copies will be sent to those that have entered the Show …

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Upcoming Events

May
19
Sat
all-day Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally @ Scald End Farm
Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally @ Scald End Farm
May 19 all-day
The East of England Agricultural Society is proud to sponsor the Bedfordshire Young Farmers Rally, hosted by Bedford & District YFC. For more information about Bedford Young Farmers, click here
May
26
Sat
9:00 am Northamptonshire Young Farmers R... @ Ashby Furze Farm
Northamptonshire Young Farmers R... @ Ashby Furze Farm
May 26 @ 9:00 am
The East of England Agricultural Society is proud to sponsor the Northamptonshire Young Farmers Rally, hosted by Grendon YFC. For more information about Northampton Young Farmers, click here