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The Crown Estate supports Kids Country Education Programme

The Crown Estate supports Kids Country Education Programme

  The Crown Estate has pledged £500 to the East of England Agricultural Society’s Kids Country Education Programme.   The money will allow over 200 pupils from schools neighbouring The Crown Estate’s Holmewood Estate near Peterborough to travel to the East of England Smithfield Festival on December 5th and 6th 2013 to learn about food, farming …

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A fruitful day for children at the Autumn Show

A fruitful day for children at the Autumn Show

The Kids Country area was teeming with parents and children who took their interesting ideas and armed themselves with cocktail sticks to craft them into fruit and vegetable masterpieces. The Veg Art Competition was full of wonderful entries and most charming of all were the bugs, birds of prey and a tortoise which subsequently won …

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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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Upcoming Events

Oct
8
Sun
all-day Autumn Food and Country Fair @ East of England Showground
Autumn Food and Country Fair @ East of England Showground
Oct 8 all-day
Autumn Food and Country Fair @ East of England Showground
For more information on this event please visit the dedicated show website http://autumnfoodandcountryfair.co.uk     As a Society, we invite you to visit our stand in the Atrium to find out more about what we do. …

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Nov
2
Thu
all-day East of England Farming Conference @ East of England Showground
East of England Farming Conference @ East of England Showground
Nov 2 all-day
East of England Farming Conference @ East of England Showground
For more information about the East of England Farming Conference, please take a look at our dedicated event web page www.eoefarmingconference.co.uk East of England Agricultural Society Members are entitled to a discounted ticket price.