Author Archives: Jose Lillo

Transport yourself back in time at the traditional London Harness Horse Parade this Easter

Easter tradition will be upheld at the South of England Showground on April 21st when the 129th London Harness Horse Parade takes place on Bank Holiday Monday. As well as the many beautifully presented horse-drawn modes of transport from days …
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Saddle Up! Your Horse Total Confidence Live comes to the Showground this April

The South of England Showground will be the venue for all things equine this April when we host Total Confidence Live, a unique interactive event for riders and their horses. Whether you’re a novice or an old hand, you won’t …
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8 Sussex Food Heroes, a Masterchef and a Proposal!

Winners of the Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2013/14 were announced at a spectacular awards ceremony on 30th January at the Amex Stadium, but awards patron Sally Gunnell OBE DL and Danny Pike of BBC Sussex, hosting the evening, were …
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Sensational summertime Scout and Guide International event at the Showground

The days may be short and cold right now but the long, warm days of summer will be back before we know it and that means more events like the amazing West Sussex 2013 Scout and Guide International Camp which …
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Celebrating horticulture in 2014

New President of the South of England Agricultural Society, Lord Egremont, has announced that the Society’s theme for 2014 will be horticulture. “We will be celebrating everything that grows – in our gardens, in our fields and in our unique …
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A galloping good time had by all at the Ratcatchers Ball

Tradition was restored on 22 November when the Old Surrey Burstow & West Kent Hunt returned to the South of England Showground for its annual fundraising Ratcatchers Ball. 170 people enjoyed an evening of superb dining provided by The Garden …
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West Sussex Scouts celebrate Duke of Edinburgh Awards at the Showground

The Showground was the setting for a celebration of achievement on Saturday 16 November when the West Sussex Scout Council returned to the Norfolk Pavilion for their annual Duke of Edinburgh Awards event. Around 250 people were there on the …
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