South of England Showground, Ardingly, W.Sussex
Sunday 8th March 2009

Britain?s largest indoor carriage driving show, organised by Brockham Harness Club, is at the South of England Showground, Ardingly, W.Sussex on Sunday 8th March and celebrates its 13th 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 under12 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

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,
Para Equestrian Driving,
The Gary Docking Experience,
Trade Vehicles,
Musical Drive,
British Young Drivers,
Masterclass with Karen Bassett
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.

Chance for every visitor to win a Tedex Harness in the Grand Draw.

A craft and collectors 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 8th March 2009.