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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the Collingham Show and Ploughing Match?
The Collingham Show and Ploughing Match is always on the third Saturday in September. 2018's Show will be on the 15th September.

Where is the Collingham Show and Ploughing Match held?

The Collingham Show and Ploughing Match is at the traditional showground site at Larksfield, Newark Road, Collingham, NG23 7RD by kind permission of Mr & Mrs CT Sheldon. For directions and a map, please follow the instructions using the 'Find Us' feature on the Home page. 

When does the Show open and close?
The Collingham Show and Ploughing Match opens from 9am and closes at approximately 5.30pm.

How can I find out what’s on at Collingham Show and Ploughing Match?
Many of the attractions can be found on the website www.collinghamshow.co.uk or by downloading an official Show Schedule. An official Show Catalogue can be bought on Show day from various points around the showground.

Where can I get tickets?
You can now buy advance tickets electronically by completing the Online Form. Alternatively you can buy tickets on the gate when you arrive. 


What are the ticket prices? 


Adult TBC

Seniors TBC

13-17yrs TBC

Children (under 13 & accompanied) TBC

Can I pay by card for tickets at the gate?
Unfortunately card payment facilities are not available at the gate; only cash payments are accepted. The nearest cash machines are located at the Lincolnshire Co-op and One-Stop Convenience Store in Collingham.

How do I become a Patron of the Show?
Please complete the Contact Form for further information.

What will the weather be like?
Check the forecast on BBC Weather–but the Show will open in any weather and there is plenty to do inside our many marquees, making it a great day out come rain or shine.

Will the Show be cancelled?
No, or at least it is very unlikely! No matter what the weather, the Show will go on. Should the unfortunate situation arise whereby the Show must be cancelled, all visitors will be alerted via the website www.collinghamshow.com and a variety of media outlets.

What should I wear?
We advise flat, comfortable shoes or wellies if it’s muddy.

Are dogs allowed on the showground?
Yes, but we ask they are kept on a short lead and never left unattended. Any dog mess must be cleaned up by owners. We have a fantastic Dog Show and owners can enter their dogs on Show day!

Can I bring food, soft drinks and alcohol into the Show? 
You are very welcome to bring food and soft drinks into the Show. However, no alcohol is allowed to be taken onto the showground. There will be a fully licensed bar at which alcohol can be purchased. Anyone attempting to bring alcohol onto the showground will be denied entry.

Where can I park?
There is plenty of FREE car parking at the showground which is clearly signposted as you approach the showground.

Where is the disabled car park?
Our disabled car park is located at the front of the main car parking area, at the showground. This is accessible to disabled parking permit holders only and will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Please follow the signs for the main car park.

Is it a long way from parking to the Show entrance?
Depending on what time you arrive will depend on how far away you will be from the Show entrance. Due to the size of the Show it is unlikely to be more than a five minute walk.

What about public transport?
Collingham is fortunate enough to have its own railway station with regular services from Newark, Lincoln and Nottingham. Please click here for a map detailing the station’s location. For further information on train schedules and costs, please visit www.nationalrail.co.uk

There are also good bus links to surrounding villages and towns. The nearest bus stop, at the Village Green, is just a short stroll from the showground. For further information on bus schedules and costs, please visit www.travelwright.co.uk.

Can I apply for a Trade Stand or Craft Stand?
Please visit our Trade Stands & Crafts page for more information or contact us using the Contact Form.

How can I help at/become involved with the Show?
The Show would not happen without our many volunteer stewards and committee members. If you are interested in becoming involved with the Collingham Show and Ploughing Match, please complete theContact Form.

What about sponsorship/advertising/donations to the Show?
To find out about any of these please see our Sponsorship page or contact us using the Contact Form


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