New faces at agricultural society ahead of Shropshire’s premier show

There are new faces at a Shropshire agricultural society as it finalises plans for a bumper show this summer. Tony Asson has been appointed Chairman of Trustees at Newport & District Agricultural Society after Robert Watson Jones stepped down from the role – and Andy Clarkson has joined as a new trustee. The group will put on Shropshire’s premier one … Read More

Appeal for local VIPs to celebrate 110th Newport Show

As part of the 110th anniversary celebrations, Newport Show will be rewarding local inspirational people for their hard work and dedication to the community. Organisers are appealing for nominations of people who could be a VIP who deserves a special day out in the spotlight at this year’s event.Each person chosen as a VIP will win a ticket to the … Read More

Thousands turn out for Newport Show

A sunny day attracted a bumper crowd to one of Shropshire’s leading one-day shows with organisers claiming it was a “vintage year” for the event.