News & Events

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 »

Norfolk Students inspired by global farming conference

Norfolk students inspired by global farming conference, thanks to Bidwells and RNAA Two promising Norfolk farming students attended farming’s most important industry event after winning a Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association (RNAA) and Bidwells competition. The 2018 winners of the Norfolk Scholars competition – Helen Reeve (35) and Will Mitchell (28), who both live in Norfolk… Read more »

Trevor Meen

We are very sad to announce the death of a long-serving former head steward of the Royal Norfolk Show and an honorary vice-president of the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association, Trevor Meen, on Saturday, January 6 2018. Michael Pollitt reflects on Trevor’s long and successful life: For almost 70 years, he was involved with the Royal… Read more »

An evening with Adam Henson

Lloyds Bank’s Farming Ambassador, Adam Henson, is perhaps the best-known farmer in the UK, and the RNAA and Lloyds Bank were delighted to welcome Adam to Norfolk for an exclusive free event at Easton and Otley College on Thursday 30th November 2017. RNAA members and guests enjoyed listening to Adam as he shared his stories about… Read more »

Agri-Tech Week 2017

Understanding agriculture’s triple helix – how the consumer, environment and technology will influence the rural economy of the future. Thursday 9th November at Easton and Otley College, Easton, Norwich NR9 5DX As a founding partner of Agri-Tech Week, the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association is once again delighted to be hosting this special event aimed at… Read more »

Lacons Brewery brings local suppliers together at HarFest

This year we are proud to announce our headline sponsor for HarFest 2017 is Lacons Brewery. With a rich history synonymous with brewing in East Anglia, it is a partnership set to bring together the local community and some of the finest Norfolk producers. The one-day autumn fayre is held in Norwich Cathedral and will… Read more »

RABI Great Norfolk Breakfast

The Norfolk R.A.B.I County Committee invite you to the Great Norfolk Breakfast on Thursday 19th October 2017 at The Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, Norwich NR5 0TT. Arrival from 7:45am with breakfast to be served at 8:15am Guest Speaker: Teddy Maufe – tenant Farmer on the Holkham Estate, in the heart of North Norfolk malting barley… Read more »

Special Food & Farming question time at the show!

Please join us for ‘Food and farming question time – at the Royal Norfolk Show’ – where BBC Radio Norfolk and the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association have joined forces to hold a lively discussion and debate on the big issues facing food, farming and the rural environment today in front of an audience at the… Read more »

Official Show Guide now available online and to download!

The official Royal Norfolk Show Guide is now available online and to download! This year we’ve teamed up with Archant and the Eastern Daily Press to produce a free 100 page guide to the show! As well as being able to view it online you can also download it to your mobile device all ready… Read more »

10 Reasons to visit this year’s Royal Norfolk Show!

1. One-stop shop! Browse the day away at over 700 retailers including big shopping brands like Aga, Bosh, Citroen, Crew Clothing, Crown Pavilions, Joules, Kent Blaxhill, Kiehls, Van Dal, Volvo and hundreds of Norfolk retailers. 2. Gastronomic treats Nowhere in the county will you find such a unique collection of local food crafts, merchants and… Read more »