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

Newport Show Diary – March 2019

Jo Ford, the new President of Newport Show

It can be easy to take the beauty of the Shropshire countryside for granted but it has few equals – with the picturesque Chetwynd Deer Park one of the finest examples. The park is home to Shropshire’s top one-day show every July – and has so much more going on all year round. Newport Show President Jo Ford today takes … 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.

Entries open for Newport Show

We are now inviting entries for this year’s event. We have a reputation for attracting some of the top livestock and horses in the region, and have published our schedules for the show on July 14 at www.newportshow.co.uk/exhibitors.

New late entry ticket added

We are delighted to announce that we have introduced a new late-entry ticket to allow more visitors to enjoy the line-up of live music at this year’s event.

Show award opens doors for Megan

A Shropshire student is set to further her agricultural studies after winning a £1,500 scholarship from the organisers of Newport Show.

More entertainment revealed for Newport Show

We are delighted to reveal more exciting entertainment for this year’s show including a new celebrity chef, a pair of barbecue experts who are hotly tipped as TV’s next foodie sensation, and plans for more live music.