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SOUTH OF ENGLAND
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at carriage driving? If your answer is yes ?look no further. At the carriage fair this year all visitors can have the chance to try carriage driving for free under expert supervision.
Britain?s largest indoor carriage driving show, organised by Brockham Harness Club, is at the South of England Showground, Ardingly, W. Sussex on Sunday 11th March and celebrates its 11th year.
The show offers carriage driving enthusiasts and newcomers to the sport the excitement of a live sporting event with all the entertainment of top quality attractions and has become recognised as the start of the driving season.
The programme in the main arena starts at 10am and combines thrilling competition, instructional & informative displays and sheer entertainment from the country?s leading carriage drivers & equestrian personalities. There will be a large range of trade stands & full bar & catering facilities under cover and with free parking&free admission for children it?s the perfect family day out.
Tickets are available on the door, but for more information or advance tickets call 01483 276936 or visit www.brockhamharnessclub.co.uk
Join us in the company of renowned drivers such as Boyd Exell, Karen Bassett, Georgina Frith, Pippa Bassett, World Champion Paul Sidwell, Di Hayes and Dick Lane. Main arena attractions include International Horse Team competition, The Hackney Horse Display Team, Lusitanos in action, Private Driving , Heavy Horse Power, Scurry Competition, Breed Displays, RDA Driving, The Gary Docking Ride & Drive with England?s top showman Robert Oliver, Trade Vehicles, Horse drawn fire engine display, Masterclass with top trainers, and there?s the ?Suck it & See Hour?, a chance to drive a single under the expert supervision of leading whips Pippa Bassett and Jo Rennison all for free.
Every visitor will have the chance to win a Tedex Harness kindly donated by Zilco in the grand draw plus many other great prizes.
A craft fair will also support the show this year to make it the perfect family day out.
The BHDTA & BDS will have stands at the show giving out information to potential new members and catching up with existing members, full range of merchandise , rule books etc. will all be available for purchase.
Whether you are looking for information, new products and ideas or want to enjoy a mesmerising day?s entertainment, come to Ardingly for all the fun of the fair on Sunday 11th March 2007