The annual award Winning Burwarton Agricultural Show took pace on Thursday 7 August. During the day there were displays of Livestock and Horses. Pig classes with the Kune Kune pig Society providing active demonstrations of Pig Handling and a sheep-shearing competition. The showground was Also full of interesting trade stands, which included agricultural machinery, food, shopping, crafts, conservation, handicrafts, horticulture, home produce and Honey. Other attractions included the opportunity of taking an alpaca on a mini-trek around the Mill Pool in the conservation area, the Knowles Vintage Diary, a vintage Bentley and the KLSI Military Vehicle Display. There were also plenty of vintage Tractors and Stationary Engines on Display.
In the main arena there were Magnificent Shire Horses Doing Ploughing Demonstrations as well as Show Jumping, the Hawkeye Falconry Display, the Devils Horsemen Cossack trick riding, a vintage Tractor Parade, decorated Heavy Horses, Mounted Fancy Dress, a grand parade of Horses and Livestock, a grand parade of Carriages, a Wild West Spectacular and the Young Farmers Tug o’War.
The British Ironwork Centre, who were raising money for the Severn Hospice, also displayed a pop-up charity garden featuring metalwork flowers and There was also a Scarecrow trail raising funds for Oak Farm in Ditton Priors.there was also the chance to win a complimentary family membership for the 2015 Burwarton Show and a Hamper kindly donated by The Ludlow Hamper Company.
There was also plenty to eat and drink, The public catering facilities catered for all tastes and included local food producers, G&R Tudge from Richards Castle, Keysells Farm from Tenbury Wells and P Faulkner from Richards Castle. Severn Valley Roasts were also on site with their popular pig roast, Ascari from Hereford, provided the dining facilities, and the Ludlow Brewing Company provided the bar facilities in the Members Pavillion