Win family tickets to Scorton Steam Fair


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Scorton Steam is the biggest steam fair in the North West with over 600 exhibits of vehicles of all ages, shapes and sizes – find out how to win one of five family tickets below.


Held over the weekend of June 14-15, 2014 and packed with family fun, Scorton Steam is an ideal way to spend Father’s Day.

A fantastic line-up of arena shows including The Knights of the Damned jousting team, Ferret Roadshow and Ferret Racing plus Young Farmers’ Tug of War.

There’s a Sheepdog Demonstration by top handler and star of ‘One Man and his Dog’ Thomas Longton, who will entertain visitors on Sunday with both sheep and duck herding.

With lawnmower racing, trampolines, crafts, food hall, fairground rides and soft play area – there is something for all ages.

Just 15 minutes off the M6 at J32 or J33, car parking is free on the 30-acre event site. Under 10’s FREE entry, 10-16 years and OAPs just £6 and adults £9.

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We have five family tickets to give away for the Scorton Steam Fair.

To enter, simply answer this question:

Which animals will Thomas Longton be herding at the Scorton Steam Fair?

a) Sheep and ducks
b) Cats and Dogs
c) Rabbits and Swans

Email your answer to using the subject line Scorton Competition. Please include your name, address and a daytime telephone number.

The competition closes at midnight on Friday, June 6.


For all sat-nav users the full address is:

Woodacre Lodge Farm,
Gubberford Lane,
Nr Preston,

Site access: Off A6 between Junction 32-33 M6 For any information please call Paul Whittingham: 07713128783


Thinking of making a weekend of it? With evening entertainment, hot food and a licensed bar on Saturday night, why not? Public camping is available on a first come first served basis on the site. £70 per tent or caravan from Friday night to Sunday evening, including free entry to the event over the weekend for two people. See the website for more info.


Finally an entertainments guide that lets you do it all.