Frequently Asked Questions
To ensure our visitors can make the most of the 2018 Show, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions and answers. If you cannot find the answer to your question below, please do not hesitate to contact Live Promotion's customer care team, who will be happy to assist: firstname.lastname@example.org / 01775 768661.
Q: What are the show opening hours?
Saturday: 9am - 5:30pm (Evening show in LRO Live Action Arena from 6:45pm - 7:45pm)
Sunday: 9am - 5pm
Q: Is car parking free?
Yes and there is also a special Land Rover only car parking area. These will all be clearly signed posted as you enter the showground.
Q: Is there disabled access?
Yes there is. Please show your blue badge on arrival to the showground to gain access to this designated area. Bookings cannot be made in advance.
Q: Are children free?
Yes if the child is under 5 years at the time of the event and is accompanied by a paying adult.
Q: Are there any concessions?
There are not.
Q: How many people does a Family camping ticket include?
2 Adults & 2 Children (5 - 15 years).
Q: Is there a camping area just for families?
Yes, this is new for 2018. We've cornered off a special section of the campsite this year especially for those with families. The area is capped at 80 pitches and places will be given on a first come, first served basis. When you arrive, simply ask the marshalls on the gate to direct you to the Family Camping Zone
Q: What are the camp site opening times?
The camp site gates will be open for arrivals from 12noon - 8pm on Friday and 7am - 9am on Saturday.
Q: Is there an electric hook-up for caravans on the campsite?
Yes- Please note these spaces are limited. Diesel and LPG Gas generators are allowed.
Q: How can I get a programme?
Event programmes are free. They will be distributed at the show and are also available from all ticket booths at the visitor entrance, and from the LRO magazine stand.
Q: Are there crèche facilities?
There are not.
Q: What is the Medical/First Aid procedure?
Please advise an onsite steward of any incident. The First Aid o ce located opposite Main Gate 3 in Event Control.
Q: Are dogs allowed?
Yes, but please can they be kept on the lead at all times.
Q: Where are the nearest toilets?
There are numerous toilet blocks located around the showground and these will be highlighted on the signs or ask a steward situated around the site to help respond to any queries you may have.
Q: Where is the showground?
The East of England Showground is easily accessible to visitors travelling by car, public transport and train. The showground’s full address is:
East of England Showground Oundle Road
Q: Is there a cash machine on site?
Yes there is a cash machine is located in the atrium in the Peterborough Arena and under the main arena grandstand.
Q: Where is the nearest shop/centre?
There is a convenience store under the grandstand at the show. Alternatively there is a 24hr Tesco and shopping outlet at Serpentine Green, Hampton, Peterborough PE7 8BE.
Q: Can I take pictures/video at the event?
Yes and we'd be delighted to receive them too! Share them with LRO on our Facebook page, Twitter or YouTube.
Q: Where is the off-road course?
Tixover is an old quarry located just of the A47, close to Duddington where the A43 and A47 cross. The site is mainly sand, with some very deep sections of water and a lake. Approx. one third of the site is known as the "Clay Pit", very sticky and should only be attempted by suitable vehicles! Access is via a short section of unpaved road o the A47, please avoid going through Tixover Grange due to the residents.
Facilities include: Car park (sand/stone), burger van. Closest petrol station and shop is Morcott (3 mile east) or Wansford (8 mile west, 24hr)
The closest postcode is PE9 3QR
If you have any further queries, please contact Live Promotions Events LTD on 01775 768661