Bedwellty Agricultural Show

Saturday 17th August 2019


Bedwellty Agricultural Society Social Event

The Bedwellty Agricultural Society would like to extend an invitation to supporters to attend the 2018 Society Christmas Social evening which will take place at Blackwood Cricket Club on Friday 7th December at 7.30pm. Tickets to attend are £5.00 per person to include a light buffet.
Please contact any committee member to confirm attendance, or  alternatively please telephone the society chairman Mr G. Davies – 07974 813394
By attending the societies fundraising events throughout the year you will help contribute to our efforts to raise the funds (remember it cost over £30,000 hold this years) we need which all importantly, help make our annual agricultural show happen.
Whether you have attended one of our events before or not, now is the perfect time to get to know the Bedwellty Team; meet our Section Secretaries, committee members and learn about the work already going on in preparation for our 2019 show next August.
If you are unable to attend the Christmas Social evening, or would simply like to help support the society further, why not take a look at our  Membership package for 2019? Or gift a membership to someone else as a stocking filler for Christmas!
We look forward to seeing friends old and new on the 7th for a festive evening.

Gelligaer Young Farmers Club

Our friends over at Gelligaer YFC will be hosting a Christmas Craft Fair at Nelson Community Centre 11am-4pm on Saturday 24th November. The fair will include; lots of stalls, a visit from Santa, raffle, refreshments and a craft corner!

By attending the event you will be helping to support a local young farmers club who are the next generation in agricultural.

For more information about the event please contact Charlotte Harris. Tel: 07891762019 or post on their event page here: Gelligaer YFC Christmas Craft Fair

For more information regarding the YFC you can request to join their Facebook group: Gelligaer YFC

*This event is not run by Bedwellty Agricultural Society


Harvest Supper and Crop Husbandry Awards

Bedwellty Agricultural Society will be hosting a Harvest Supper on Saturday 29th
September, from 7pm at Brewers Lodge, Blackwood at which the awards for  the crop husbandry 2018 will be presented.

Tickets to the harvest supper are £20.00 each for a 3 course carvery meal.

The starter choices are:
– Veg Soup
– Brie Wedges

Dessert choices are:
– Cheese Cake
– Apple Pie

Everyone one is welcome to attend this event, and the society looks forward to seeing faces new and familiar. Anyone who would like tickets is asked to please contact general secretary Jo Thomas by Friday 14th September, with starter and dessert choices. Please either Email: or Telephone: 07984571656

We will be holding a raffle to raise money for the society, any donations for this will be gratefully received, please either contact the show secretary direct or pass on donations to a committee member.

Show Selfie Frame

Our selfie frame will be returning to this years show! (It will be located at the general secretary office to the left side of the yellow and white strip marquee) Please take a moment to pose for a photograph with the frame and use the hashtag #BedwelltyAgriculturalShow in your posts so we can find them!

Connect with the society –

  • Website:
  • Facebook: Bedwellty Agricultural Show
  • Twitter: @bedwellty_show
  • Instagram: @bedwellty_show
  • Email:
  • Hashtag: #BedwelltyAgriculturalShow2018

Show Highlights (Timetable)

  • Axe Men – Countryside Ring

12:30pm & 2:30pm

  • Fly Fishing Demo – Countryside Ring

10:45am & 1:30pm

  • Livestock Supreme

Estimated Time 1:30pm

  • Horse Supreme

Estimated Time 4:30pm

  • Hope Rescue Dog Show (Registration 10am)

Classes start at 12pm – Located next to the countryside ring

  • Gwerphonor Gun dogs

11:30am & 3:15pm

  • Parade of the hounds
  • Farrier Demonstration

Show Day 2018 Information

We are a social society, connect with us –

Facebook: Bedwellty Agricultural Show
Twitter: @bedwellty_show
Instagram: @bedwellty_show
Use our 2018 hashtag so we can find your posts: #BedwelltyAgriculturalShow2018

The 2018 Bedwellty Agricultural Show will take place on its traditional date, the third Saturday in August (Saturday 18th August this year) and will be held at the historical venue of Llancaiach Fawr Manor for the third year running. Venue Address: Llancaiach Fawr Manor, Gelligaer Road, Treharris CF46 6ER.

Gates will open at 8am to the public, with horse showing classes starting at 8:30am. On site car parking is free (please note under NO circumstances will cars be allowed to park in the horse lorry area unless they are towing). Disabled parking is available, blue badge must be displayed at all times, please contact the general secretary or chairman for more information, their phone numbers can be found here:

Entry price for 2018: Adults £7 | Concession/Children (under 16): £5 | Family Ticket (Two adults, three children): £20 | Children under 5 years of age: Free
We also offer society membership prior to show day, which includes entry into the 2018 show. For more information and to apply:

Competition closing soon!

Have you entered our competition yet?

If not, what are you waiting for?! The competition closes in a few hours time so enter now before it’s too late to be in with a chance of winning a family membership package to our show on Saturday. We’ve loved reading all your comments so far.

Head over to our Competition Post On Facebook  and follow the instructions to be in with a chance of winning. Good luck everyone!

Horticulture Section: Entries Extended

Horticulture will be accepting entries up until 9:45am on show day with judging commencing at 10am promptly. Those wishing to enter this section who have not done so already, are asked to please call or text the secretary for this section with their name and details of which classes they wish to enter. Payment can be made on the day to the secretary.

Horticulture Secretary: Sue Stankiewicz –  07908744922

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