Show will help hospital

Rye Country Show on Saturday will raise much needed funds for Rye and District Memorial Hospital.

The day-long event It takes place again this year from 8am at Lea Barn Farm, Peasmarsh Road,

The usual popular show jumping classes take place plus some extra ones for the younger participants. Clear Round Jumping Competitions, over the full course, will continue at regular periods throughout the day.

A Dog Show will start at 10.30am with a variety of Pedigree and fun classes for all ages. Over 100 classic cars will be on parade, ranging from Rolls Royce, Bentley, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Ford, Triumph, Morris and many others.

There will be country crafts and other attractions including birds of prey bloodhounds, heavy horses, terrier racing and a dog Grand National.

There will be live music, mini quad bikes and a bouncy castle.