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Llanfechain is a small village of about 600 people in the Cain valley, situated between Llansantffraid ym Mechain and Llanfyllin, and approximately 10 miles from both Oswestry and Welshpool. For a map of where it is Click Here or set your SatNav to SY22 6UH.

Each year, on August Bank Holiday Monday, it hosts its own Village Show. The next Show in 2016 will be the 50th Show. This popular event, which provides live music all day and entertainment for all the family, is well supported by local exhibitors, and attracts visitors, including many tourists and holidaymakers, from a wide geographical area.

This year’s show will be held on Monday August 29th on the playing field and in the Village Hall. The Marquees and field will be open from 8.00am to enable competitors and exhibitors to bring their items for display, and to allow trade and charity stalls to be set up.

All competitive displays must be in place by 11.00am when those Marquee areas will be closed for judging, re-opening at 2.00pm. As before there will be an additional marquee for the display, demonstration and sales of Art and Craft. Non-competitive marquee areas and the showground open at 11.00am along with the stalls, sideshows and other attractions, accompanied of course by live music which this year features the Pigsfoot String Band, Click Here to see and hear this great Welsh band, plus other entertainment and refreshments all day. The Companion Dog show commences at 12 noon, the children’s fancy dress is at 1.45pm. Presentation of cups and trophies for Children’s Classes takes place at 4.15pm and for all others at 4.30pm.  The raffle is to be drawn at 5.30pm. Competitive exhibits may not be removed before 5.30pm by which time all prize monies should have been collected.

Supported by Llanfechain Community Council


Please Note the following amendments to the schedule for 2016

The oven temperature for the following recipes should read as follows:-   
Recipe on page 22 the oven temperatures should read   180°C fan/200°C/Gas 4
Recipe on page 25 the oven temperature shouod read 
  160°C fan/180°C/Gas 4

The Craft and Photography categories for the 2016 Show are now available by Clicking Here