The show starts at 10am on Sunday, August 11 at the Callow Hill Show Ground on the A456.

The Horticultural Schedule is available at the Far Forest Stores, local garden centres and online at where you will also find entry forms for trade and charity stands as well as the classic and vintage vehicles section. As well as the horticultural show, there is also a food festival, craft marquee, dog show, live music, mediaeval knights, and a falconry display.

There will be further entertainment from dancers, a tae kwon do demonstration, animals, funfair, and an art exhibition. There will also be refreshment and food outlets, rides and side stalls. New this year is the park and ride on an old charabanc.

Admission is £7 for adults, £3 for children and under-fives go free. Family tickets cost £18.

Discounted tickets and entry forms are available online at It is a very busy time for the committee and if you want to help the small band of volunteers, please contact the show manager, David Bell, on 01299 266855.

Show meetings are scheduled for July 29 and August 5 at 7.30pm at the Far Forest Pavilion, Callow Hill.