New carving workshop introduced for this year’s Newport Show

A new carving workshop will feature at this year’s Newport Show for the first time, organisers have revealed. Children and adults will have the chance to take part in magic wand making and spoon carving – while sat on wooden horses created by the professionals. The new attraction has been added to the lineup for Shropshire’s premier one day show … Read More

Star chefs lined up for Newport Show

The top chefs lined up for this year’s Newport Show have said how excited they are to thrill the crowds with culinary delights at the event this summer. The show, at Chetwynd Deer Park on Saturday 13 July, promises to be a real gourmet occasion with demonstrations from regular television favourite Cyrus Todiwala and Shropshire based celebrity chefs James Sherwin … Read More

Bands announced for live music at this year’s Newport Show

Three local bands will be the headline acts bringing the curtain down on this year’s 110th Newport Show – and it promises to be a magical musical tour through the ages. Folk band Paul Parker and All The Right Friends, The Bluebird Belles – a vintage vocal harmony trio – and energetic rock ‘n’ roll band Dirty Rockin’ Scoundrels pull … Read More

School potato challenge gets underway

Children across Newport and beyond have been handed a box of seed potatoes and a bag of compost as part of this year’s Newport Show Great Potato Challenge. Children at 13 schools have been given the boxes by organisers of Shropshire’s premier one day show – and they have four months to grow the best potatoes they can. The potatoes … Read More

Deadline looming to book trade stands for popular family show

New exhibitors at this year’s Newport Show are being urged to get their applications in ahead of the deadline at the end of March. Last year there were more than 200 trade stands at the popular family event and this year organisers expect it to be just as busy. They are urging anyone who hasn’t exhibited with their stand before … Read More

Celebrations all around as Newport Show marks two milestones and main ring attractions are revealed for this year’s event

The ‘kiss of death’, ‘heel clicker’, ‘lazy boy’, and the ‘Superman seat grab’ are just a few of the incredible aerial tricks awaiting visitors to the 110th Newport Show this year. Show Manager Sally Western, who celebrated one year in the position this month (FEB), has revealed the stunts will be performed by the Bolddog Lings, this year’s main attraction. … Read More

Newport Show announces new President

Jo Ford, the new President of Newport Show

A chartered accountant and corporate finance advisor has been appointed as the latest President of one of Shropshire’s premier one-day shows.

Sponsors gather ahead of show

We’re delighted to be supported by a number of sponsors for our 2018 Newport Show, and it was great to welcome a few of them to the showground for a photocall as we countdown to July 14!