The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Tonight’s Tv -

Deep­ing Agri­cul­tual Show Mar­ket Deep­ing A SPEC­TAC­U­LAR show­case of farm­ing and coun­try­side pur­suits re­turns to Mar­ket Deep­ing this week­end.

Or­gan­is­ers of the Deep­ing Agri­cul­tural Show and Coun­try Fair are keep­ing their fin­gers crossed that this week’s good weather holds out af­ter last year’s washout kept crowds away.

The show, which marks the 65th an­niver­sary, takes place at the show­ground, in Mill­field Road, both to­mor­row and Sun­day,

Ev­ery­thing from vin­tage trac­tors to a grand pa­rade of sheep will keep vis­i­tors en­ter­tained through­out the week­end, with a host of ac­tiv­i­ties for young­sters as well.

It started as a small-scale gymkhana to wel­come home men from the war and now the show is mark­ing a mile­stone an­niver­sary.

Show press sec­re­tary Pauline Red­shaw said: “In 1945, a group of peo­ple from Mar­ket Deep­ing and Deep­ing St James gave them­selves just two weeks to or­gan­ise the event

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