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Royal Cornwall

Royal Cornwall Show 2019

Royal Cornwall Show
6th, 7th 8th June 2019

Organised by the Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association
The Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge, Cornwall. PL27 7JE
Tel: 01208 812183 Fax: 01208 812713
Registered Charity No. 250312

Schedules and entry forms also available via e.mail from the show office.
Entries close 24th May

Judge: Mr Eric White AWCB


Class 1

Any article made in the competitor's workshop using only traditional blacksmithing methods

Class 2
Any article made in the competitor's workshop using any methods preffered by the maker.

Class 3
An article of tooling such as a knife, axe, hammer etc made in the competitors workshop using any method

Class 4
Any item of a sculptural nature produced in the competitors workshop using any method preffered by the Blacksmith

Class 5

Competitors have 30 minutes to make any saleable item.

2 hours to produce an item of a nautical theme using their own tools and material. Forge, fuel and anvil provided.

Class 7
Cornish Champion Static. Competitors must be a member of CBC. Any article, interior or exterior, functional or sculptural, produced using any technique in the competitors workshop.

Show Opening Hours 8.30 a.m. - 6.30 p.m. daily

For further information please contact the above address or why not visit our website at


Chief stewards:

Kevin Gerry: 07843 594065

Steven Wilson: 07885 445447

Main Attractions for 2019 Include:

Massed Parades of Hounds
RAF Police Dog Display Team
Top Class Showjumping
Inter Hunt Relay Competition
The Western Morning News Stage
The Kellys of Bodmin Stage

Plus displays and entertainment throughout the showground to include;

A magnificent Flower Show, The Countryside Area, Forestry Section and Ring Displays, Various Craft Marquees, the massive Cornwall Food & Farming Pavilion, Vintage Steam Fair, The BBC Radio Cornwall Show Theatre, The Farmers Pavilion, The Rare Breeds Marquee, YFC Big Top, WI Competitions and Displays, Wadebridge Chamber of Commerce Shopping Area, the Motor Fair, Children's Play Area, Family Area (crèche, baby feeding etc) and much more plus …

Over 1,000 trade stands displaying thousands of products plus

Hundreds of competitive classes for Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Horses, Donkeys, Pigs,
Showjumping, Fleeces, Dogs, Poultry, Pigeons, Rabbits, Cavies, Bees & Honey, Home-Made
Wine, Cage Birds, Blacksmithing, Floral Art, Horticulture - the list is endless !

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