2017 Dates for your Diary

The Game and Country Fair season will soon be upon us, and with two brand new events added to the Countryman Fairs ever-growing event portfolio, the Powderham Country Show and The Country Show at Harewood, we can’t wait to share those ever-so-important dates for your diary!

With each event offering superb family entertainment, fantastic retail opportunities, as well as lots of new and exciting feature areas, be sure to get your tickets in advance and avoid the queues on the day. We look forward to seeing you in 2017!

Countryman Fairs organise seven award-winning events across the UK throughout the year, each showcasing the very best in country life. For more information on all of Countryman Fairs events visit the website here and join us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news and developments as they happen.

Chudleys Headline Sponsor of the Gundog Championship in 2017

It’s back! The wait is nearly over as the Gundog Championship is set to return to each of the Countryman Fairs shows this 2017 year. The ever-popular competition is very much welcomed back with distinguished dog food brand Chudleys at its helm, once again sponsoring the popular Championship for the season ahead. Continue reading “Chudleys Headline Sponsor of the Gundog Championship in 2017”

Seven more handlers qualify from Lowther Show for Chudleys Gundog Championship final

Seven more talented gundog handlers have qualified for the Chudleys Gundog Championship final at the Lowther Show last weekend. They beat off stiff competition from an astonishing 1,196 entries to make it to the top spot.  Continue reading “Seven more handlers qualify from Lowther Show for Chudleys Gundog Championship final”

2016 Lowther Show Terrier and Lurcher Results

Organised by the Coursing Crew, the competition comprised of handlers and their skilled dogs having a go in showing and racing events throughout both days of the Lowther Show. The Terrier and Lurcher events are a great activity for you and your companion to get involved in, so if you missed out on the action from Kelmarsh, Broadlands, Highclere, Sussex, Knebworth and Lowther, make sure you head to the next qualifying round at the Midland Game Fair on the 17th September 2016, before the final takes place on the 18th September 2016.

Take a look at the results from the weekend…

Saturday 13th August

Simulated Coursing Champion – Tids and J. Rowley

Simulated Coursing Reserve – Freddie and J. Fisher


Hurdles Champion – Boona and D. Hannington

Hurdles Reserve – Tids and J. Rowley


Over 23”

1st – Hector and A. Parsons

2nd – Zed and M. Orr

3rd – Blade and W. Stephenson


23” & Under

1st – Edsel and L. Hoyland

2nd – Delice and L. Hoyland

3rd – Hamish and M. Orr


Under 21”

1st – Gert and C. Weaver

2nd – Ghandi and H. Clemmits

3rd – Tip and L. Simon



1st – Alfie and N. Wilson

2nd – Lexi and J. Wilson

3rd – Fizz and J. Lancake



1st – Jet and F. Flannagan

2nd – Reggie and M. Clemmits

3rd – Koko and D. Hannington



1st – Bubba and D. Hannington

2nd – Meg and S. Holmes


Terrier Pup Champion – Bolt and J & G Norman

Terrier Pup Reserve – Quinn and B. Grogan


Terrier Champion – Twist and G & L Collins

Terrier Reserve – Flo and G & L Collins


Lurcher Pup Champion – R. S. Eccles

Lurcher Pup Reserve – Jethro and M. Orr


Lurcher Champion – Kola and G & L Collins

Lurcher Reserve – Nel and M. Short


Whippet Champion – M. Short and Fizz

Whippet Reserve – D. Wilson and Ted


Sunday 14th August

Simulated Coursing Champion – Zed and M. Orr

Simulated Coursing Champion – Milo and D. Sewell


Hurdles Champion – Boona and D. Hannington

Hurdles Reserve – Cassie and D. Biss


Over 23”

1st – Hector and A. Parsons

2nd – Dougie and J. Weaver

3rd – Cassie and D. Biss


23” & Under

1st – Walter and C. Weaver

2nd – Hamish and M. Orr

3rd – Delice and L. Hoyland


Under 21”

1st – Bob and a. Parsons

2nd – Martha and A. Parsons

3rd – Areo and K. Oliver



1st – Desmo and K. Kallus



1st – Ida and K. Alderson

2nd – Koko and D. Hannington



1st – Isla and S. Greig

2nd – Baxter and A. Finlayson

3rd – Bubba and D. Hannington


Terrier Pup Champion – Tweed and J. Fawcett

Terrier Pup Reserve – Bob and S. Golding


Terrier Champion – Haggis and I. Dickson

Terrier Reserve – Grem and M. Tiffin


Lurcher Pup Champion – Ida and K. Alderson

Lurcher Pup Reserve – Lucy and H. Atherton


Lurcher Champion – Bryn and J. Vernon

Lurcher Pup Reserve – Meg and H. Hughes


Whippet Champion – Bayliss

Whippet Reserve – Fern