TV favourites Peter Wright and Julian Norton will be special guests at this year’s Countryside Live on the Great Yorkshire Showground. Julian and Peter who star in Channel 5’s The Yorkshire Vet, [...]

Prince’s Countryside Fund Supports YAS Farmer Health Checks with £10K Grant

Free farmer health checks run by the Yorkshire Agricultural Society have been given a £10,000 boost. Thanks to funding from The Prince’s Countryside Fund, the YAS can now roll out more free [...]


Organisers of this year’s Countryside Live in Harrogate are delighted to announce that Julia Bradbury will front the two-day event for the first time. Best known for presenting Countryfile on the [...]

Near Record Attendance for 161st Show

This year’s Great Yorkshire Show was one of the biggest in its 161-year history after 135,095 visitors poured through the gates over the three days. The figures are just behind the record set in [...]

A Royal Visit Rounds off a Fantastic 161st Great Yorkshire Show

HRH the Duke of York visited the final day of the Great Yorkshire Show today, seeing everything from fashion to the latest in farming innovations. And Show organisers were celebrating terrific [...]

Celebrating Agricultural Excellence Throughout Day Two of the Great Yorkshire Show

CELEBRATING AGRICULTURAL EXCELLENCE THROUGHOUT DAY TWO OF THE GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW A host of awards to celebrate farming excellence were presented throughout day two of the Great Yorkshire Show [...]

Fantastic First Day of Great Yorkshire Show

Thousands flocked to the first day of the Great Yorkshire Show – the biggest showcase in England for food, farming and the countryside. The first major livestock championship of the Show, [...]

Gearing Up for the Great Yorkshire Show Tomorrow

Preparations were underway today for the 161st Great Yorkshire Show when a host of stars took to the Harrogate showground ahead of the opening day tomorrow. Red Shepherdess Hannah Jackson who [...]

Record Number of Entries this Year’s Great Yorkshire Show

Organisers of this year’s Great Yorkshire Show have revealed that overall entries for the three-day event are record breaking. The total number of entries across all 21 sections of the show are [...]

Couple Fly from Australia to Steward at Great Yorkshire Show

Stewarding team Mike and Victoria Hudson will be flying in from Australia to take up their places at this year’s Great Yorkshire Show. The couple, who met through Young Farmers and celebrate [...]