Art, Craft & Design Fair Sunday 5th May and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 Open 10am – 4pm each day A fantastic opportunity to pick up some unique handcrafted products and design tips. Held in the former stable block of Lamport Hall with over 70 stalls showcasing handmade wares from regional artists, craft workers and designers including artwork, decorative glassware, jams, chutneys and fudge, home ware and other crafts. Browse a variety of beautiful products, perfect for that unique gift or a treat for yourself. In addition, enjoy artists at work and discover traditional rural crafts such as willow weaving and pole lathe turning. Why not relax with a drink and a bite to eat? Refreshments available from Sauls of Spratton. Disabled parking and toilets are available. Please note that although the event is held mostly on one level, there are a few steps in places and some gravel paths/cobbled areas in the stables. There are also gravelled paths in the gardens. Please note credit/debit cards cannot be used at the entrance ticket wagon or house/garden entry. Individual stall holders may take cards but not all are able to. The nearest cash machine is in Brixworth village. Dogs are […]
Statfold Barn Railway – Giant Miniature Weekend – May 11th/12th 2019 The award winning Statfold Barn Railway proudly presents its “Giant Miniature Weekend”, featuring 100 or more miniature traction engines and steam lorries in steam! Joining us from across the country will be a wide variety of steam engines in 2″ – 9″ scale as well as many related displays. The impressive narrow gauge railway will have at least 6 of its immaculate engines in steam and hauling passenger trains from Statfold Junction station. After your round trip through the fields you can leave the train at Oak Tree Halt to visit the GMW show and the amazing Roundhouse Museum. Statfold is a usually private steam railway and this is the largest steam gathering of the year, where the whole family can come along and enjoy this lovely venue. This event has grown to become one of the largest gatherings of miniature road steam in the country and we are proud to play host to such a wide variety of engines and exhibits! As well as the narrow gauge steam trains and many, many miniature steamers there will be some full size traction engines (including film-star Showmans engine “The Iron […]
Join us for a weekend dedicated to the iconic Land Rover marque at the British Motor Museum.
The Model Railway Exhibition with a life size railway attached!
A two day Show featuring over 400 pre-1999 commercial vehicles at the British Motor Museum.
Suitable for the youngest of Enthusiasts! The Family Enthusiasts day is an opportunity for all keen Narrow Gauge Railway Photographers and Railway minded people to take a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the Statfold Barn Railway and the way it works. Various Statfold engines providing a regular train service from the main Station, Statfold Junction through to Oaktree Halt , around the loop and back through Oaktree to the Junction. The passenger can alight at Oaktree to visit the Narrow gauge Trust Museum to ‘take in’ not only the Static displays of locomotives but view the Round House , where the days non-working loco’s are on view, but also to see various Railway artefacts. The visitor can see and ride on the renovated Burton and Ashby Tram which runs from its own dedicated Tram Shed down to Oaktree and back. Children can enjoy rides on our swing chair rides and bouncy castle while adults sit back with a coffee from our diner. There are displays of model railways in various gauges which show the expertise of the railway modeller. Altogether, a great day! CHILDREN OF ALL AGES ARE WELCOME!
The Annual Holbeach Town & Country Fayre returns for 2019 celebrating its 25th Anniversary. The show includes hundreds of Vintage tractors, cars, commercials, motorcycles, campers & caravans, large & miniature Steam, Horticultural & Models and stationary engines. The tractor road run will return once again following a scenic route around the fields of rural Lincolnshire starting and finishing at the show field. As well as these, there is mixed selection of trade stands selling all items from agricultural tools & machinery, Pet feed, Cars, Models, Sculptures, Fresh food and many more. The craft tent has a large variety of craft stalls including wood turning, flowers, cakes and more to be confirmed. A larger ‘Fun Zone’ is sure to keep the little ones happy. The ‘Fun Zone’ consists of Hook-a-duck, bouncy castles, bouncy slides, mini waltzers, Score under 21, obstacle courses and more. 2019’s Food court has an increased variety to suit all tastes. Cornish Pasties, cakes, Fish & Chips are just a few to get your mouths watering. The ‘Animal Zone’ returns again with owls, Rabbits and sheep shearing already confirmed. To support the main ring entertainment, and to really show case our 25th celebrations, we will be unveiling the […]
For the 11th year at this venue we are presenting our Midsummer Vintage Show, with all kinds of transport, crafts, displays and machinery
The Haverhill Show is a large community event, which is not only a great family day out, also raises money for local charities and good causes. We have many attractions on the large site including a Car & Bike show where we invite owners to bring their, classic, vintage, performance or modified cars and bikes to take part in friendly competitions. Prizes awarded e.g. for best in class. Great Food, Music, Rides/Activities. We would love to see you and your vehicle take part. Free Entry.
A Show celebrating the vehicles produced by BMC, British Leyland and Rover Group.
Displays of traction engines, stationary engines, miniature steam engines, vintage and classic cars & motorcycles, military & commercial vehicles, military re-enactment & living history groups and vintage tractors & agricultural machinery etc. There will also be trade & craft stalls, arena events, entertainment and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
‘As You Like It’ by William Shakespeare 6.30pm (gates open 5.30pm), Saturday 20th July 2019 Bring a picnic and settle down in the Lamport gardens to enjoy a live performance of Shakespeare’s classic tale by The Rain or Shine Theatre Company. You’re sure to be in for an evening of laughter, excitement, and adventure! Disabled parking and toilets are available. Please note that there are a few steps in some places, with gravel paths as well as grass walking areas. Performance will be in a marquee if wet (holds 200). Please note space in the marquee cannot be guaranteed and is subject to availability. Please contact 01604 686272 for more information.