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COMMUNITY – An A-Maze-N Willow Maze Design Competition

COMMUNITY – An A-Maze-N Willow Maze Design Competition

Closing date EXTENDED: 1st December 2013 Download Poster Download Entry Form As part of our fantastic on-going Kids Country initiative we are very excited to announce that our latest project will continue to further help children to fully enjoy the hands-on touchy feely outdoor experience.  By teaming up with a wonderful local charity, Peterborough Environment …

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New Secretary of the Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show Society

New Secretary of the Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show Society

The Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show Society and the East of England Agricultural Society are delighted to announce that Jeremy Staples the Chief Executive Officer of the East of England Agricultural Society has been appointed Secretary of the Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show Society. Jeremy Staples replaces David Ralley-Davies who has relocated to manage the Shire Horse …

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Bangers & Mash Ball

Bangers & Mash Ball

 15 March 2014 – Book Your Tickets Now! The East of England Bangers and Mash Ball is a night not to be missed – a fabulous evening of great food, outstanding entertainment and plenty of dancing! This year’s menu has been devised in consultation with award-winning Chef Rachel Green; entertainment from Vision – a highly …

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Peterborough Dinner, Booking Now – 21st November

Peterborough Dinner, Booking Now – 21st November

Peterborough Dinner – An Agricultural Awards Presentation Evening This year’s Peterborough dinner will be held on Thursday 21st November.  All are welcome to join us to spend a fabulous evening & enjoy beef carved at the table.   2013 Guest Speaker:  Mr Charlie Bryant, a Partner in Brown & Co Property and Business Consultants, is …

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Bayer CropScience & Farming and Countryside Education Awards 2013

Bayer CropScience & Farming and Countryside Education Awards 2013

The Society’s Kids Country Team has made it through to the second round in this year’s awards – in its first year! In announcing this, the Awards organisers said ” We would like to congratulate you on the excellent work you are doing to ensure children and young people learn where their food comes from …

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Fantastic Potato day for green-fingered schools

Fantastic Potato day for green-fingered schools

More Photos in the Gallery 400 schoolchildren grew and harvested potatoes in a competition at the East of England Showground to learn where their food comes from. The harvest potatoes event was organised by Kids Country, which is an education programme that teaches children about food and farming. The 15 participating schools planted their potatoes …

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