PHOTO GALLERY: Awesome day out in Peterborough at Autumn Food & Country Far

There was an arena full of fur, feathers, food and fun - plus an appearance by Paw Patrol favourites, Chase and Marshall, at the Autumn Food & Country Fair in Peterborough at the weekend.

Monday, 9th October 2017, 1:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 2:53 am
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington

The East of England Arena and Events Centre hosted one of the region’s biggest day out on Sunday, October 8.

The Autumn Food & Country Fair is almost 40 years old - mixing family fun, outdoor pursuits and country living all in one fantastic day.

Attractions lined included:

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Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington

* A display by the East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club display team, companion dog show, dog agility, dog and duck display

* Exhibitions of rare breed cattle, sheep, pigs and goats

* Dozens of trade stands

* Archery

Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington

* Classic car and vintage tractor displays

* Little Rovers pint-sized Land Rovers for youngsters to drive around a circuit

* Pony rides. Equifest fun pony and horse show.

* Birds of Prey Display

Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington

* Funfair

* Food, drink and shopping area

* Vintage vehicles

* Wisbech Shire Horse Show

Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington

* The Supreme London Championships Small Livestock Show, billed as the rabbit world’s equivalent of Crufts.

* East of England Giant Vegetable Competition.

Jane Bevan of Wellingborough,who took a second place with her potato, in the Giant Vegetable Competition. Photo: Glynn Dobbs
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Jane Bevan of Wellingborough,who took a second place with her potato, in the Giant Vegetable Competition. Photo: Glynn Dobbs
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington
Autumn Food and Country Fair at Peterborough Arena. Photo: Mikael Carrington