News & Events

New and exciting Horticultural Show comes to the Royal Norfolk Show

• NEW look Horticultural Show • NEW appointment of garden consultant and writer, Ellen Mary, as horticultural co-ordinator • NEW community hub and plot to plate demonstration area • NEW show gardens for the public and schools • NEW indoor and urban marquee The UK’s largest two-day county show is set to inspire both amateur… Read more »

New funding initiative to help Norfolk-based horticultural businesses

Norfolk-based horticultural producers will be able to exhibit at this year’s Royal Norfolk Show at a discounted rate thanks to a new collaboration between the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association (RNAA) and Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank. The initiative will mean local businesses can apply for funding and if successful will receive financial support from the bank… Read more »

Introducing The Royal Norfolk Show 2018

Happy new year from the Royal Norfolk Show team! Planning for the 2018 Royal Norfolk Show is well and truly underway and we wanted to keep you updated on our exciting plans for this year. November saw the formal launch of the 156th Royal Norfolk Show at our preview event held at the Sainsbury Centre… Read more »

Big C Will Go to the Ball, via the 1920s!

Big C Will Go to the Ball, via the 1920s! It has been announced that the Royal Norfolk Show Ball 2018 will raise funds for Norfolk’s cancer charity, Big C. To inspire the ball’s ‘Roaring Twenties’ theme, Big C team members and volunteers visited Norwich’s Maddermarket, which was itself founded as a theatre in 1921,… Read more »

President’s charity

Greg smith, Chief Executive and members of the RNAA present a cheque to Helen Bibby of monies raised at the Royal Norfolk Show in support of YANA (You Are Not Alone), the President’s charity. You can find out more about the YANA charity by visiting their website.

Travelling to the show!

Make sure you are all set for getting to the show! Read our ‘How to get here’ page for all the latest news. This provides all the information for: Driving to the show Public transport   Also for the latest updates on show days tune into local radio and follow us on Twitter and Facebook…. Read more »

1 day to go – last day for to save money!

With less than 24 hours to go, today is the last day to save money on gate prices. You have until midnight tonight (Tuesday 27 June 2017) to make great savings on your tickets so buy now! Adult tickets – save 20%  Child tickets – save 30% Student tickets – save 22% Family tickets –… Read more »

Phil Smith

New-look EDP Gin and Tea Marquee

A free cuppa for readers at the EDP marquee at the Royal Norfolk Show has become quite a tradition over the years, and new for 2017 people will also be able to enjoy a free taste of gin! The EDP has teamed up with award-winning Norwich distiller Bullards to offer every reader visiting our marquee… Read more »

Famous faces at the show!

Thursday 29th June Jimmy Doherty Come and spot one of the UK’s favourite farmers and television presenters at the Royal Norfolk Show on Wednesday 28th June. Attending in his capacity as President of the Rare Breeds Survivial Trust, Jimmy will be meeting and greeting local producers in the Adnams Food and Drink Experience and holding… Read more »

Download the new Royal Norfolk Show map

The Royal Norfolk Show has unveiled its brand new show map for 2017, redesigned by Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) to be more user friendly for visitors navigating their way around the iconic event. The map has also been updated to reflect the engaging, contemporary nature of the Royal Norfolk Show which, although rooted in tradition,… Read more »