New Forest show 2019 President, Lord Montagu tour the showground during the show’s three days. He will choose his favourite section and the winner will be awarded the President’s cup during the President’s farewell in the Rathbones East Ring on the final day at 3pm, during the grand parade of livestock.
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu said: “I am delighted to be following my mother and my grandmother in serving as President and very much look forward to meeting the exhibitors over the three days of the show.”
Each year, the President chooses a show charity of the year. This year, Lord Montagu chose Citizens Advice New Forest. Citizens Advice is celebrating 80 years of providing free, independent and confidential advice to people in England and Wales.
The county show is on July 30, 31 and August 1 at New Park Brockenhurst. Tickets can be bought online and before July 23 are discounted 15% . Visit www.newforestshow.co.uk
Children aged 5 to 15 get in for £1 with all proceeds going to the Samantha and Florence Bailey Bursary.