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Got a Question? 

Questions relating to classes and competing at the show should be directed to the appropriate Secretary. Details of all Section Secretaries are below.

General enquiries can be addressed to the General Secretary details here.


Horse Section:  Mrs C Akrigg, 3 Butts Cresent, Stanhope, Co Durham, DL13 2UG Tel: 01388 526 477 

Agricultural Section – Sheep,   Mr P Collinson Tel: 01388 517 374
Agricultural Section – Cattle,    Mr J H Emerson  Tel: 01388517257 

Festival of Shopping Marquee (sat & sun):  Mrs Emma Emerson Tel: 07810 640580 Email: 

Vintage & Handmade Marquee (sun only): Ms Lisa Oliver Email: 

Amateur Photography:  Mr Bernard Moralee  Tel:01388 517123 

Produce, Handicrafts & Childrens Classes:   Mrs J Hanson & Mrs S. Jopling Tel: 07719613159 Email:

Dressed Sticks: Mrs H Beadle,Eggleston. 01833 650309 

Horticultural:   Mr G T Bradley Tel: 01388 528 615

Feather: Mr D Richardson Tel: 07879 990467

Rabbits: Mr D Brophy, Tel: 07888663911

Cavies: Mr R WearmouthTel: 01388 249146 

Canine Section Secretaries 

Harness Racing: Section Secretary Tina Brough  Tel: 07704 481253 

Trade Stands:   General Secretary – Ms. Lisa Johnstone, Virginia House, 5 North Terrace, Gainford, Co. Durham DL2 3EE.  Tel. 07966516270 email 

Vintage Tractors & Stationary Engines: Mr P Jackson Tel: 07968367438 

Vintage Cars: Mr P Jackson Tel: 07968367438 



Postal Address

General Secretary, Ms Lisa Johnstone

Virginia House, 5 North Terrace,


County Durham, DL2 3EE


Show Ground Address

Unthank Park, Stanhope,

County Durham, DL13 2PQ

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