London — 19 June 2016
Battersea Park Dog Show and Armed Forces Day
- Carriage Drive West,
Battersea Park Dog Show returns on Sunday 19 June for a day filled with fun and competitive canine classes and activities in support of Armed Forces Day.
Enter your dog into a variety of pedigree and novelty classes such as best sporting dog, best rescue dog, best trick which is sponsored by the Friends of Battersea Park and best marching dog, supported by the Special Armed Forces.
The Dog Show is part of the Armed Forces Day celebrations, a National event that begins on Monday 20 June. The Armed Forces work around the world, promoting peace, delivering aid, tackling drug smugglers, providing security and fighting terrorism. Show your support for the Armed Forces and provide a much valued morale boost for the troops and their families by coming down to the annual Battersea Park Dog Show.
Bring the whole family including the dog(s) and join in the fun. As well as classes there will be a family funfair, dog trade stands and plenty of refreshments.
Entry to the show is free, the fee to enter a class is £1.50 per dog, per class. Entries will be taken on the day from 10.30am with judging starts at 12.30pm the winner and five runners up in each class will receive rosettes.
The event is delivered by Wandsworth Parks and Events Police Service, in support of Armed Forces Day. The Parks and Events Police are responsible for the routine patrolling of the parks, commons and open spaces within Wandsworth; the enforcement of byelaws, Dog Control Orders and other park regulations; and the policing of events. All funds raised will be donated to the Friends of Battersea Park.
For further information contact the Show Manager, Stephen Biggs
Phone: (020) 8871 7124
Battersea Park (near Boules area) SW11 4NJ.
All proceedings go to Friends of Battersea Park (www.batterseapark.org).
Pay and display parking is available in Battersea Park.
Vehicle entrance is on Albert Bridge Road, just before Albert Bridge.