23rd September 2017

Stokesley Show Latest News

Judge Changes

We have a new judges for Driving and the Working Hunter Pony categories. For Driving we have Mr John Dobson and for the Working Hunter Ponies, we have Mrs P Potter.

President News

This year we are delighted that David Moreton JP is to be our President, he has been a Steward and stalwart of the Society for more years than he cares to remember, and Chairman of the Management Committee.

Main Ring Attraction Confirmed

Jason Smyth Adrenalin Tour. For more information, visit their website at www.adrenalinetour.co.uk/

Kirbymoorside Brass Band

Kirkbymoorside, or Kirkby as it is known locally, is situated at the southern foothills of the North Yorks Moors. It is 7 miles from Pickering and 6 miles from Helmsley. Kirkby has had a band since at least 1815 and we have the minutes book from 1890 until today. The bands first contest win was the Kirkbymoorside poultry and industrial show contest of 1886. Our band room was built in 1976 on land kindly donated by James Holt who lives in Kirkby. It is a purpose built building and is used for all band activities including practices which are three or four times a week. We currently have a Senior Band, Junior Band, Learner Band, Community Band and a Beginner Band. Over 90 musicians in all.

North Yorkshire Moors Birds of Prey

Show day would not be the same without 'North Yorkshire Moors Birds of Prey – an unforgettable falconry , owl and hawk experience'

Find out more www.northyorkshirebirdsofprey.com

Showfield events

17th April - Car Boot Sale run by the Stokesley Football Sports Club - monies raised help the children of the local area to keep playing
1st May - Car Boot Sale run by the Stokesley Cricket Sports Club - monies raised help to keep our wonderful cricket club batting
29th May - Car Boot Sale run by the Stokesley Rotary Club - monies raised go to local good causes
17th June - Classic Car Show

28th August - Car Boot Sale run by Stokesley Scouts and Stokesley Round Table - monies raised are shared by the scouts and stokesley round table good local causes
23rd September - Stokesley Show

Stewards /Council /Volunteers information sharing meeting and supper

Please note the annual stewards and officials meeting will be held on the 8th September 2017 in the Town Hall, Stokesley. The purpose of this 'informal pre show gathering' is for all stewards, volunteers and officials of the show to come together and discuss all issues relating to show day activities, health and safety, address any outstanding matters from previous years, provide an opportunity to ask show management and council any questions or queries. We also enjoy a short presentation /slide show with a little bit of show history and up to date activities, the evening is closed with a finger buffet supper and the opportunity to catch up with old friends and colleagues.