Sign in or Register | Newsletter
 
 
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!




Kate Bishop at LOLA Event Staffing, shares her best practice on...

EN catches up with Interchange MD Phil Vann as the registration,...

Microsoft showcased Bing Pulse at this year’s International Confex,...

Exhibition News May 2015
May 2015

East of England Championship Dog Show reunites with Just Dogs Live
posted on: 14/11/2013 11:21:51
dog

The organiser of the East of England Championship Dog Show has unveiled a new format for next year’s event.
 
The show, now in its 56th year - will run alongside a re-instated Just Dogs Live on 4-6 July 2014 at the East of England Showground in Peterborough Arena.
 
Show chairman John Orbell said after “two difficult years” the team are pleased to reunite the two shows. “Just Dogs Live was always very successful and popular, and it was hugely disappointing when it was curtailed in 2012.”
 
The East of England Show used to incorporate the Just Dogs Live and Championship Dog Shows as part of its core offering.
 
The Championship Dog Show was held in conjunction with the East of England Show up until 1999, and then co-located with the Just Dogs Live event up until 2012.
 
“In recent years the Championship Dog Show has been moved around to accommodate the requirements of the East of England Show, but with the show no longer being run in its old format, we have much more flexibility and more space available to grow the dog show,” said Keith Dalton, managing director of Showground Services, who now run events for the East of England Agricultural Society.
 
Caroline Kisko, secretary of the Kennel Club said: “We are delighted to throw our support behind the reinstatement of Just Dogs Live, which was such a success previously. Anything that provides an opportunity to showcase the joy dogs bring to our lives is to be applauded.”
 
Highlights of the combined event will include live music, animal antics, a trade and craft fair and family activities. A full schedule is yet to be announced.
 
Got a story for Exhibition News? Email abyrne@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
Green event platform Poken has partnered with event industry mobile app leader QuickMobile, the firm announced at IMEX Frankfurt this week.

Anita Lowe’s venue-finding agency, Venues and Events, has agreed a joint venture with design and technology partner Creative Example, which will focus on trialling presentation technology.

Real-time audience insight technology Lumi has formed a strategic partnership with Cint, the global panel marketplace platform provider.

Sustainability Live is to become edie, as part of a major rebrand of the whole energy and sustainability offering, organiser Faversham House announced at the 2015 show.

Tech Fest 2015 unveils speaker line up
posted on: 20/5/2015 10:20:08
Reed Exhibitions’ Sallie Coventry, Ricardo Molina from Brightbull and Miguel Neves, IMEX Group have been confirmed to present keynote addresses at Tech Fest 2015, during London Technology Week.