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Trade Stands - Ashover Show Wednesday 12th August2015
There are approximately 150 plots for trade stands at Ashover Show.
The charges for stands are calculated per metre of stand plot frontage and contribute towards the costs of staging the Show. The frontages of stands vary from 3 metres up to 40 metres and the depth of the plots varies according to where it is on the Showground, with a minimum figure of about 6 metres
Cost of stands
The rates are:
General stands - £25 per metre
Stands directly related to agriculture/and horticulture - £10.00 per metre.
Charity/Public Service - £10.00 per metre.
Food and drink stands are generally the subject of a tendering process and enquiries should be made to Mrs Jackie Twilley, Secretary.
Criteria for applications
The Show receives many more applications than it can accommodate and therefore has to prioritise.
The criteria taken into account are:
Relevance to agriculture or horticulture
Appropriateness for a country show
Quality of the stand and attractiveness to visitors
Willingness to sponsor the Show
Willingness to advertise in the programme
Previous successful involvement in the Show including, for example, prompt payment
If we are able to offer you a place we will try to accommodate your wishes but cannot guarantee any particular site.
You will need to confirm that you will comply with relevant Health and Safety requirements.
Should you wish to be considered for trade space please provide the following information by email:
Nature of business
Number of metres frontage.
(At £25 per metre general: £10.00 per metre agriculture/horticulture: £10.00 per metre charity/public service)
All applications are reviewed by the Trade Stand Committee and invitations to attend the show are offered to the successful applicants
If you would like to place a half page/full page advertisement in the programme at £30/£40/£50