Old Newton Country Fayre and Dog Show

Sunday 16th July 2017

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Old Newton Country Fayre and Dog Show

Sunday 16th July 2017

Register now


Join us for a fun-filled day that celebrates the very best of our rural countryside community


Fabulous family dog show with pedigree and fun classes, Paws of Parham display and have a go agilty


There's so much to see and do: Classic cars, owl displays and local Black Ice Junior Baton Throwing Display Team


Local crafts, petting zoos, children's games, bouncy castles, face painting, tombola, refreshments, BBQ


There is something for everyone this year at the Old Newton Country Fayre & Dog Show. Browse our schedules to work out how you are going to spend your day.

Pedigree Classes

PEDIGREE CLASSES – judged from 10.30am in the following order: 1 Any Variety Puppy, 6 – 12 months 2 Any Variety Junior, 12 – 18 months 3 Any Variety Sporting Dog 4 Any Variety Non-Sporting Dog 5 Best Veteran – over 7 years old 6 Any Variety Open Pedigree Best in Show + Reserve

Fun Classes

FUN CLASSES – judged from 1.30pm approx in the following order: 7 Dog with the nicest eyes - 8 Best Groomed Dog – non pedigree - 9 Handsomest Dog - 10 Prettiest Bitch - 11 Fastest Retrieve - 12 Dog with the best smile - 13 Dog with the waggiest tail - 14 Dog most like his/her owner - 15 Best Irish Brace (most unalike pair) - 16 Most appealing pair of dogs - 17 Most obedient dog - over 12 months old - 18 Most obedient puppy - under 12 months old - 19 Best Conditioned Veteran – over 10 years old - 20 Best Rescue Dog – ‘The Oscar Endeavour Award’ - 21 Best Village Dog – resident in Old Newton, Gipping or Dagworth - Fun Best in Show + Reserve

Dog Agility & Have-a-Go

The fabulous dogs and their handlers from Paws of Parham will be putting on dog agility displays throughout the day in the dog agility ring with ‘Have-a-go’ sessions for the general public and their dogs, so do join in. Don’t miss the talented Karl Knights & Star trick display in the main ring at 12.30pm.

Mid Suffolk Gymnastics Club Display

11.30am & 2.30pm Don't miss the Mid Suffolk Gymnastics Display Team – prepare to be impressed by a performance of strength, flexibility, balance and control (Main Ring)

Karl Knights & Star

Don’t miss the talented Karl Knights & Star trick display from Paws of Parham in the main ring at 12.30pm.

Punch & Judy

Enjoy two showings of the Country Fayre favourite: 11.30am Punch & Judy – What mischief will Mr Punch be up to this year? 2.00pm Punch & Judy – Will Judy get her revenge on naughty Mr Punch?

Stalls & Exhibits

In addition to our extensive event programme there’s a lot going on elsewhere at the Country Fayre – we’ve well over 50 stalls inside and outside – including arts and hand crafts, fine jewellery, health products, dogs toys, dogwear and accessories, local charities, local clubs, traditional games, bouncy castle, children’s roundabout, face painting, tombola, WI tea, cakes and refreshments in the Village Hall, ice cream, donuts, BBQ & Smokey Joes, Owl display, agricultural vehicles and the Camille appeal cricket match. Join us for a fun-filled day

Classic Car you would most like to take home competition

Admire the extensive range and beauty of the Classic vehicles belonging to the Suffolk Vehicle Enthusiasts Club and vote for the 'Classic Car you would most like to take home' . On display throughout the day, except a road run around 1pm. Commentary will be at 2pm and prize draw at 3.00pm for the Classic Car you would most like to take home competition. Prizes to the car owner with the most votes and random draw from those nominees who selected that car. Competition kindly sponsored by Riverside Autos

Raffle Prize Draw

4.00pm Raffle Prize Draw – tickets are on sale throughout the day or may be purchased in advance. Masses of prizes, including over £300 in cash, champagne, fine gifts, vouchers and tickets.

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