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Ashbourne Show 2013

PUBLISHED: 15:11 17 October 2013 | UPDATED: 15:11 17 October 2013

Joe Kirkharm, 5, with his Dairy Shorthorn calf 'Weaverdale Tulip'

Joe Kirkharm, 5, with his Dairy Shorthorn calf 'Weaverdale Tulip'

rural pictures and joy hales

The predicted bad weather never materialised and this highlight in the county’s countryside calendar proved, as ever, an immensely enjoyable occasion

The setting on the Polo Ground in picturesque Osmaston, the chance it offers to wander among the impressive ranks of cattle and sheep, sample excellent local produce, chat to county artists and craftspeople and catch up with friends and acquaintances (you’re always sure to meet someone you know), are just some of the elements that help create Ashbourne Show’s unique friendly atmosphere and make it an occasion not to be missed.

PHOTOGRAPHY BY RURAL PICTURES

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