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Applications open for Samantha and Florence Bailey Bursary

Applications open for Samantha and Florence Bailey Bursary

Applications have opened for the Samantha and Florence Bailey Bursary,. The Bursary is administered by the New Forest Agricultural Show Society, organisers of the New Forest and Hampshire County Show. The Samantha and Florence Bailey Bursary was launched in 2018 following the death of Samantha Bailey and her unborn daughter Florence in January 2018. Sam was a young farmer and estate agent living in Tiptoe, Sway. Following in the footsteps of her grandparents and mother she led a wonderful life.

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A History of the New Forest Show – Thursday 30th January 2020

A History of the New Forest Show – Thursday 30th January 2020

Exclusive Members Only Evening- 7pm Lyndhurst Community Centre In 2020 the New Forest Agricultural Show Society is celebrating its centenary as well as the 100th anniversary of the New Forest Show. To mark its special year, the Society invites you to join them for a talk with local archivist and historian Nick Saunders on the history of the Show. Places will be available exclusively to members until Monday 13th January, after which time we will be opening any remaining places.

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Tea and Memories Event – 11th February 2020

Tea and Memories Event – 11th February 2020

Tuesday 11th February 2020, 11am-2pm, Brockenhurst Village Hall Pop along to our Tea and Memories event to help us fill in gaps in our Show's history. We also have lots of undated images that we need help identifying, can you help us by bringing old material, photos or memories and make this a truly memorable year for the Show. Perhaps you'd like to come along and share your favorite memories from the Show's past? If so, please come along for.

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Longdown Stories Gift-Wrapped for Christmas

Longdown Stories Gift-Wrapped for Christmas

Bryan Pass, known as Farmer Bryan to several generations of children, is a life-long farmer, huge supporter of the Show and runs the excellent New Forest visitor attraction Longdown Activity Farm. He has written a series of books about everyday life on the farm where the things that the farm animals get up to can be just as fascinating as an imaginary tale and feature some of the well-known characters that live on the farm. One of them even features.

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