'Heartbreak' as final show day is called off

July 2007
Farmers Weekly;7/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 27, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on the cancellation of the "Royal Show" in Warwickshire, England due to heavy rains. The event has been cancelled to ensure the health and safety of the public, traders and exhibitors according to director Peter Stovold. It mentions that the financial implications of the wet weather and closing the show early were being evaluated.


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