Sunday 1st September – Moorcock Show – Mossdale Head, Thwaite Bridge on the A684 Hawes/Sedbergh Road
One of the oldest traditional sheep shows in the Yorkshire Dales, where you can see the best of the local breeds of sheep, Swaledales, Rough Fells, Mules, Texels, Blue Faced Leicesters and Herdwicks being judged. In addition you can also take part in the judging event and choose the best sheep. But it’s not only sheep, there are a substantial number of local craft, food stalls and trade stands for you to peruse, together with a bouncy castle for the children. Music will be provided by the Hawes Town Band, and refreshments will be available. 10.30am to 4.30pm.
Thursday 12th September – Westmorland County Show – Lane Farm, Crooklands, LA7 7NH
Located on the fringes of the Lake District, Westmorland County Show is a fantastic day out – voted as one of the UK’s favourite shows and joined by 30,000 visitors each year. A major livestock Show with classes for cattle, sheep, pigs, goats and alpacas, heavy and light horses too, there’s plenty to see.
Come and meet the foxhounds, get up close to magnificent cattle, marvel at the show jumping, discover the interactive displays in our Learning for Life Marquee, get inspired by the WI’s crafty creations, or cheer on your favourites in the Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling.
Be tempted by artisan chocolates, cheeses, pies, gins, and much more in the North West’s largest local Food Hall, or drop the children off at our creche and enjoy the Show at your own pace.
With the chance to discover the best of farming and the countryside, as well as seeing some of the Country’s top quality livestock, shop til you drop amongst hundreds of trade stands or get involved with our rural craft have-a-go areas, you’ll be spoilt for choice at this year’s Show.
Winner of the Tourism Event of the Year 2018 in the Cumbrian Tourism Awards, Westmorland County Show is not to be missed.
Tuesday 17th September – Eden Hearing Services Drop In Session – Kirkby Stephen Local Links
Eden Hearing Services hold a drop in clinic from 10.00am to 12 noon 3rd Tuesday of every month. Services include advice on hearing aids and specialist equipment, hearing aids cleaned and retubed, batteries supplied.