Invade Rockingham Castle during fun day

Thousands are expected to flock to the area for the annual Rockingham Castle Country Fair at the weekend.

Wednesday, 21st September 2016, 9:22 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th October 2016, 2:41 pm
Falcons coming to Rockingham

Oakleigh Fairs who have organised the event say this year they will offer more family entertainment than ever.

A spokesman said: “We are delighted to be at Rockingham at this, one of our very favourite family country shows.”

Taking place at the Castle’s showground and having a range of entertainment including birds of prey flying displays, the goat show, terrier racing, medieval village and fighting knights with Knights of Honour.

There will also be a children’s entertainer Devilstick Peat plus circus skills workshop, living history displays as well as arts, crafts and gifts marquees

A selection of caterers will be at the show and a licensed bar featuring real ales and cider as well as music from the Plonkers Agricultural band.

It opens from 10am to 5pm on both Saturday and Sunday and admission is £7.50 for adults, £6 for concessions and £3 for children aged five to 16. Accompanied children under 5 can go absolutely free. For more details visit