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The Bath and West Show

I had a lovely time at the Bath and West show today. It's 15 minutes down the road from us, so I've been a regular attendee as punter or exhibitor for the last 13 years. I've been down there this year putting up our new bumblarium in the Bee and Honey tent to help the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, and had a lovely time this morning looking around the show with my mum. There's a lot of tat at these big country shows now, but I love the heart of them; small local enterprises, livestock and old fashioned entertainment. I took my camera down there this year to catch a few friends and animals... Click on the pictures for bigger versions.
Silly duck Silly duck
Superior Ruby Red Devons Superior Ruby Red Devons
Small horses! Small horses!
Kunekunes - silly pigs but cute Kunekunes - silly pigs but cute
Rather evocative Rather evocative
Train man and apprentice Train man and apprentice
Bernie and the bumblarium Bernie and the bumblarium
Drinks with Jeremy at Mendip Fireplaces Drinks at Mendip Fireplaces - thanks Jeremy
Exmoor Horn rams judging Judging the Exmoor Horn rams
Chris Hecks enjoys a joke Chris Hecks enjoys a joke
Aoife and the BBCT stand Aoife and the BBCT stand
Andrew Moore concentrates Andrew Moore concentrates
Christine busy on the Westcombe stand Christine busy selling cheese