News 2021

All the news from the Show

Archive News from the 2020 RoadShow

What a truly fabulous day!

We are still on a total high and that is all down to our incredible team of hard working volunteers, sponsors, our trade stands, displays and of course YOU our amazing supporters. Without you all, these shows simply wouldn’t be able to happen. Yesterday was West...

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Less than 2 weeks to go

And boy o’ boy are we excited. You may well have seen our signs sprouting up around the county. We must thank our wonderful sponsor Symonds and Sampsons for these - true supporters of the countryside and the rural way of life. Our show has always been a celebration of...

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59th Annual Cattistock Show is GO!

After another turbulent year and Euro disappointment we’re all in need of a bit of a pick me up… Cue: The Cattistock Countryside show! Now in its 59th consecutive year - once again not backing down because of covid, your local countryside show is bringing you an extra...

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THE GAUNTLET THROWN DOWN!

To say that bringing you the Cattistock Countryside Show in the fateful summer of 2020 was a challenge, is an understatement.   But to say the challenge we presented you - a five-mile treasure hunt through the Frome Valley - was easy… well that would be an...

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WE CAN’T THANK YOU ENOUGH!

The countryside was a very different place in 1962 when the first Cattistock Countryside show was held. The world was different. Only 25 years previous Cattistock itself got electricity for the first time. The Sunday Times became the first paper to print in colour....

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WHAT A LOVELY DAY OUT IT WAS!

A taste of the Dorset ROAD-SHOW We've had loads of compliments about this year's alternative ROAD-SHOW, thank you SO much! Here are some more photos for you to enjoy...Our lovely traders offered a delight of products to choose from Flying the Dorset Flag! The beagles...

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IT’S A WRAP – A GREAT DAY HAD BY ALL AT THE ROAD-SHOW!

They came on foot, by car, by cycle on horseback and by tractor We've all had a lovely day out in the beautiful Dorset countryside We had no dog show this year, so a socially distanced Countryside Code Competition took place. Some dogs joined in with their owners,...

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IT’S THE ROAD-SHOW TODAY!

Join us today at the Cattistock Countryside ROAD-SHOW The day is here, we are all ready to welcome you for a fun filled time at the Cattistock Countryside ROAD-SHOW!You can take part in the ROAD-SHOW on your horse, walking, running or cycling or by car. Don’t miss out...

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Less than a day to go to the ROAD-SHOW

Things are really hotting up (literally) at the Cattistock Countryside Road Show HQ.  We’ve had radio interviews, the treasure hunt packs are ready and tents have been pitched! We hope you’re as excited as we are! 66 year old Dylan the Fordson Dexta (driven by Adam)...

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ROAD-SHOW Q&A – ALL YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED!

Whilst the preparations are in full swing, we thought it might be useful to provide some questions and answers in case there is any confusion on what our show on Sunday 2nd August involves THE ROAD-SHOW Q&A'S 1. Can you explain what the show involves? Usually we...

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Bring your children, your dogs and your friends for a great Dorset day!