What’s On at the Derbyshire County Show 2016

derbyshire county show 2016

We’re very excited for the Derbyshire County Show…are you?

The Derbyshire County Show is an amazing day out for all of the family.

Gates will be open from 8am and will be open til 5.30pm.

Here is what you can expect on the day…

Classes for our feathered friends…

There’s lots going on in the Poultry Section of the Derbyshire County Show. You can find classes for chickens, ducks, pigeon and a range of fancy fowl. Click to see the Poultry Schedule. We won’t be showing at the Derbyshire County Show but you can take a look at our point of lay hens by browsing our chickens for sale page.

For those who love horses…

There’s so much to do for horse lovers, you’ll be able to spectate and potentially enter:

Light Horse Classes from 7.30am
Private Driving – Carriage Driving
Ladies Hunter Side Saddle Final
Light Horse and Ponies (enter by emailing emma.rushton@ntlworld.com)
Showjumping (click to find application forms and schedules)
Heavy Horse Turnouts

Dog lovers…

There’s an open dog show to a variety of breeds. Click to see the dog showing schedule and application form.

Rabbits and guinea pigs…

And…bees

Cattle, sheep and shires

Crafts

Not forgetting food in the Scaddows Farm Shop ‘Food Hall’

Hedgelaying and dry stone walling demonstrations

The Horticultural and Floral Art Section…

Vintage cars, engines and tractors…

Derbyshire County Show 2016 Ticket Information

£9 per adult (pre-show)
£4.50 per OAP or child (pre-show)
Buy tickets on the Derbyshire County Show 2016 website or pay for tickets on the day with cash.

Showground Address

The Showground
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derbyshire
DE72 3EP

Our New Stock of POL Chickens for Sale are Now Ready!

Looking for chickens for sale Nottingham, Leicestershire or in the Derbsyhire area?

From May 23rd we have 7 varieties of point of lay chickens for sale available at Hollydene Hens.

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a time to view our chickens for sale, feel free to contact me via our contact form, calling/texting me on 07712772280 or emailing me at suechessman@yahoo.com 

You can find us at 53 Top Road in Griffydam, a hamlet located on the border of all three counties. Type in our postcode LE67 8HU to find out how far we are away from you. You can see exactly where we’re located on a Google Map on our How to Find Us page.

TAKE A LOOK AT OUR CHICKENS FOR SALE

Our point of lay chickens are ready from 23rd May

You can find further information on each variety by clicking on each individual page below. You will find more details such as the amount of eggs a variety lays per year, fun facts and temperament of each chicken for sale.

Sussex Chickens for Sale Leicestershire
Hollydene Sussex
240 to 260 eggs per year
Click to find out more info about our Sussex Chickens for Sale
Warren Chickens for Sale Leicestershire
Hollydene Warren
300 to 320 eggs per year
Click to find out more info about our Warren Chickens for Sale
Blue Chickens for Sale Leicestershire
Hollydene Blue
260 to 280 eggs per year
Click to find out more about our Blue Chickens for Sale
Leghorn White Chickens for Sale Leicestershire
Hollydene Leghorn White
300 to 320 eggs per year
Click to find out more about our Leghorn Chickens for Sale
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Hollydene Pied Ranger
260 to 280 eggs per year
Click to find out more about our POL Pied Ranger Chickens for Sale

 

Don’t forget…

If you’re going away on holiday, you don’t need to worry about who will be looking after your ladies. We offer a hen boarding service for your girls from £1.50 per night! Click on our hen boarding page to find details and reserve your boarding via our booking form.

Hope to see you soon!

Thank you very much,

Sue

 

Like a Hen or Two for Easter? Our Point of Lay Hens Are Ready!

chickens for sale derbyshire

Our point of lay chickens are ready to find new homes!

If you are looking for chickens for sale Derbyshire & Leicestershire, then from now until the end of the year we’ll have a range of point of lay hens ready for new homes!

Throughout March we have 6 varieties of point of lay hens ready. If you would like to see pictures and information such as how many eggs you can expect from each breed – you can find further information on our chickens for sale page.

You can also find facts, figures & nature of each variety we’re selling throughout March by looking at our individual breed pages below:

POL Sussex Chickens

POL Warren Chickens

POL Amber Link Chickens

POL Black Rock Chickens

POL Blue Chickens

POL Leghorn Chickens

Looking for chickens for sale in time for Easter?

Just to let you know – Easter is usually very busy for us so I recommend reserving hens to avoid any disappointment. Feel free to send all enquiries via our contact form, calling/texting me on 07712772280 or emailing me at suechessman@yahoo.com 

If you’re looking for chickens for sale Derbyshire & Leicestershire

Then we’re in a great location… We’re situated in Griffydam in Leicestershire but a few minutes from our neighbouring county, Derbyshire. Find out how to find us here.

Hope to see you soon!

Thank you,

Sue

Going away on holiday? Don’t forget we offer 5* hen boarding at Hollydene Hens! Find more information & book your hen holiday via our booking form on our hen boarding page!