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

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 Diary – February 2019

Jo Ford looks forward to this year’s show The president of Shropshire’s premier one-day show has revealed what he is looking forward to the most. Jo Ford, who took over the honorary role at Newport Show in September, said he is delighted to have overseen the planning for the event on July 13. “This year’s show is shaping up to … Read More

Weather fails to dampen the spirits at Newport Show

The organisers of this year’s Newport Show have declared it a rousing success with thousands of people turning out for the annual event. Show President Martin Hall said the 107th show on Saturday (July 9) was “one of the best yet” despite early downpours in the morning.

Newport Show reveals 2016 headline sponsors

The support of the business community of one of the biggest one-day shows in the Midlands is “invaluable and contributes massively” to the success of the event, organisers have said.

Show’s charity collection to benefit farmers

Farming families in need are set to get a helping hand from visitors to this year’s Newport Show. Show President Martin Hall has organised an exit collection at the event at Chetwynd Deer Park on July 9 in aid of the Addington Fund. All the money raised from donations taken on the gate as people leave will go to the … Read More