Please find below answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the Show. If you cannot find the answer to your question please don’t hesitate to email: [email protected]
Tuesday 25th, Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th July 2023
The Show opens at 8.00am and closes at 6.30pm each day.
We prefer to process these in advance, and are happy to accept any of the following:
Middle or Higher Rate DLA for care and/or mobility
Receipt of a current and valid Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
Evidence of being severely sight impaired
Recognised assistance dog ID card
Current and valid evidence of receiving Attendance Allowance
Please email [email protected] with your details.find out more
Yes – although they must be kept on a lead at all times. Dogs are not allowed in the Livestock Tents. They will clearly display a ‘No Dogs Allowed’ sign at the entrance.
Yes – As you enter New Park please ensure you have your council issued disabled badge visible on the windscreen and you will be directed to the disabled car park.
Mobility Scooters can be hired direct with the Wheels for Freedom company and need to be reserved before the Show.
Bookings can be made online at www.wheelsforfreedom.org.uk at a cost of £24.00 per day.
Telephone Bookings on 01202 670450 can also be made at a cost of £27.00 per day
Once booked they will be available between 8am and 6:30pm
Show Guides are available on Show Days where they will be sold of various Kiosks at the entrances and across the Showground. It is also possible to pay for a Show Guide online when you book your tickets. You will receive a voucher via email which you can redeem at any kiosk on arrival.find out more
Mobile catering units are positioned all over the Showground and provide a huge range of delicious food including fresh battered fish and chips, British hog roasts and beef carveries as well as vegetarian and vegan options and for the more exotic visitors, Chinese noodle dishes! Our local produce area and food hall both sell a variety of food and drink to be consumed on site. Not forgetting the Garden Tearoom located in the Flower and Gardening Show too.find out more