Fantastic Family Fun Day During School Holidays

Parents might be interested to hear that Stansted Park is teaming up with Canine Partners and The Hayling Island Bookshop to present a dog themed fun filled family day out in the wonderful surroundings of Stansted House, Rowlands Castle on Sunday August 10th 2014.

The day will be packed with family friendly amusements including a fun dog show and demonstrations by Canine Partner Assistance dogs, vintage cars, craft stalls, children’s activities and the Author tent where you’ll be able to relax and listen to a lively show full of inspiration and fun for children of all ages.

In the Author Tent, The Hayling Island Bookshop will run events throughout the day featuring Roald Dahl Funny Prize winner Peter Bently with The Great Dog Bottom Swop for younger readers and the very energetic Two Steve’s (Steve Skidmore and Steve Barlow) with Action Dogs for older primary school readers. Entry to the author events is included in the entry ticket along with all the other fantastic activities taking part during the day. Books can be bought at the event for signing by the authors.

Tickets will also give free access to Stansted Maze, and discounted access to Stansted Light Railway and Stansted House. There will be plenty of free parking!

Dogs are welcome on the day and there will be a chance to visit local vet Ben Trimmer, Director of Downland Veterinary Group in Emsworth, with any questions you may have about your four legged friend and to take advantage of the free microchipping service available on the day.

Tickets are available at the Gate on the day at Stansted Park and are £3 per child £5 per adult and £12.50 for a family ticket of up to five.  A 10% discount is offered for tickets bought online Tickets can also be bought in advance from The Hayling Island Bookshop 02392 466 620.