Nidderdale Show News

Archive for 2011

New Sculpture for Showground

The Nidderdale Agricultural Society is looking forward to turning the unfortunate demise of one of it’s trees in to a focal point for the show field. One of the show grounds oldest trees a 90ft oak aged in excess of 270 years, had succumb to disease and needed to be felled. So tree surgeon David […]

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Special Guest announced for 2011 Nidderdale Show

The Nidderdale Agricultural Society is pleased to announce this years special guest will be Dorothy Fairburn, Yorkshire’s regional director of the Country Land and Business Association (CLA). Dorothy has a lifetime involvement with the farming industry in Yorkshire, beginning life as a farmer’s daughter on the North York Moors, where her brothers still farm, she […]

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Annual Show Dinner 2011

Last Friday 4th March saw the culmination of events for The Nidderdale Agricultural Society’s 2010 calendar. The annual show dinner held at the Pateley Bridge Memorial Hall hosted 169 guests. The audience was entertained by Guest Speaker Margaret Watkinson and comedian Martin Gold. Margaret gave an amusing speech about ‘Agriculture and Our Society’ drawing upon […]

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