Grasmere ready for annual sports

7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

Grasmere Sports & Show is one of the most popular and long-running events on the Cumbrian summer calendar.

Now in its 163rd year the sports includes Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling, fell running and hound trailing.

Show demonstrations features the Ridgeside Falconry comprising 15 birds of prey - from owls, falcons and hawks, to eagles and vultures.

Entertainment from the Adamson Military Band, circus juggling, veteran car displays, trade stand, crafts and more can be enjoyed.

The show is being held on Sunday, August 24, (from 10am).

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