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The Plonkers Agricultural Orchestra Gig Guide 2019
Latest update: August 13, 2019


All The Plonkers live 2019 appearances will be listed here:

The Gig list is always being updated
Provisional gigs are being added as soon as confirmation is in.
Make sure you bookmark our site and check every week.
Many of The Plonkers gigs are only arranged with as little as a weeks notice


Sunday 6th January, 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:
Their first grand tour - this year- of the New Forest......

Sunday afternoon 3 o/c onwards
Turfcutters Arms East Boldre
Main Road, East Boldre, Hampshire, SO42 7WL
It's in the forest, and it's halfway between between Boldre and Beaulieu.

Sunday evening 8 o/c onwards.
The Musketeer in Pennington near Lymington.
26 North Street, Pennington, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 8FZ


Sat 4th May 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

The Downton Cuckoo Fair.
The Cuckoo Fair, Downton, Salisbury, WILTS

With a family-friendly festival atmosphere, the fair is held on the village greens in the picturesque village of Downton,
six miles south of Salisbury on the edge of the New Forest on the Wiltshire/Hampshire border.
The Plonkers will be playing live 'on the green'

Website: http://www.cuckoofair.co.uk


Mon 13th May 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing on:

The Judge Rinder Show.
They're on ITV on the 13th May, 2019 at 2pm in the afternoon.

The Plonkers are on trial.
Will they end up in Alcatraz, will they be taken to Guantanamo Bay for interrogation, or will they be given a jug of cider and sent home.
This is a real arbitration show in which real, small-claims cases are adjudicated over, within a studio courtroom, by Judge Robert Rinder.
After questioning the claimant, defendant and witnesses, and assessing the evidence, Judge Rinder makes a ruling on each case.
So, tune in on the 13th May, WILL IT BE THEIR LUCKY DAY? If you miss it, Tune into the ITV hub.


Sat 18th and Sun 19th May 2019, Golly, from The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

Steam at the Hoops, The Hoops, High Street, Bassingbourn, Hertfordshire, SG8 5LF.
Golly will be in the beer tent during the day, and in the pub during the evening, (where else would you expect him to be!)

CROWDS ARE EXPECTED TO TURN OUT IN FORCE FOR THE 5TH STEAM AT THE HOOPS EVENT THIS WEEKEND.
This popular event is organised by Royston & District Round Table with their local pub, The Hoops in Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire.

From a small gathering and one steam roller in 2013, the event is becoming larger and more popular each year. With free entry, there will be a host of entertainment for all the family to enjoy including:
Steam Engines, Fairground Organ, Miniatures, Vintage & Classic Cars, Tractors, Commercials and Stationary Engines.
Hog Roast and BBQ, Grand Raffle & Auction. Bouncy Castle. FREE ENTRY
The bar will be open all day from 11am


Fri 24th May to Mon 27th May 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

The Wheel Inn, Pennington

The Wheel Inn Spring Festival.
The Bowling Green, Pennington, SO41 8LJ

On site with the The Plonkers new mobile stage will be, Golly, Gary, Gilly baby, and at great expense guest stars including, Jamie Adams and Dicky Borthwick Hedgerow.
Friday, 6-11 guest ales, live music in the bar, real barbeque, bouncy castle.
Saturday, 11am till late; in the field, live music, hog roast, £2 adults children free, stalls, barbeque, dog show and display, bouncy castle and lots more.
Sunday, midday till 3pm live music, barbeque, pub food, free entry.
Monday. TBA


Sat 6th & Sun 7th July 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

 

The Chickerell Steam and Vintage Show.
Moor Farm, Knights in the Bottom, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 4EA

The Plonkers second visit to this great Dorset show.

More details soon

The Chickerell steam and vintage show Ltd is the new name for Portland steam and vintage show Ltd and is a public interest company based in South Dorset that proudly holds the annual Chickerell steam and vintage show at Moor farm, Knights in the bottom, Chickerell during the first weekend of July. The show has established itself as a mainstay of the Dorset vintage show calendar and continues to go from strength to strength.

Sat 13th & Sun 14th July 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

Historic Transport Club -Devon Coastal Safety Run

The Historic Transport Club - Devon Coastal Safety Run
Mill Marsh Park, off St John's Lane
Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AL
The Plonkers are going to Plonkerise Devon yet again!

The 40th Devon Coastal Safety Run is on Sunday 13th July 2019.
The Historic Transport Club - Devon Coastal Safety Run covers 70 miles of glorious Devon coastal and country scenery.
The run starts at Exeter and is finishing in the town of Bovey Tracey with an intermediate stop at Goodrington Sands.
More details at: www.historic-transport-club.co.uk/

Sadly, this event was cancelled, and there are no plans to continue in the future........ 


Fri 26th to Sun 28th July 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

Boconnoc Steam and Vintage Fair
Boconnoc, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0RG.
The home of the Fair is the beautiful Boconnoc Estate near Fowey, Cornwall.

The Plonkers are back in Cornwall yet again!
Boconnoc Steam and Vintage Fair 2019, Steam and Vintage Fun for all the family
Experience Rides, demos and more, explore a wealth of heritage.

2019 Day Ticket Rates Adults: £10.00 - Family (2 Adults, up to 3 Children): £28.00 - Children under 16: £5.00
Day tickets can be bought on site on the day.
Website: http://boconnocsteamfair.org/


Fri 2nd, Sat 3rd & Sun 4th Aug 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

Torbay Steam Fair.

Stand by Torbay, The Plonkers are going to Plonkerise Devon yet again!
Playing live Saturday and Sunday
http://www.torbaysteamfair.com/

More details on the exact gig times as we get them.


16th, 17th and 18th August 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

The Cornish Steam & Country Fair, Stithians Showground, Truro, Cornwall TR3 7DP

The Plonkers are playing live at the Cornish Steam & Country Fair on all three days.

The 2019 Cornish Steam & Country Fair is the 63rd annual event organised by WESES Ltd on behalf of the West of England Steam Engine Society. The show is very much a family event. As well as Steam Engines, Fun Fair, Vintage Vehicles, Model and Craft displays, there is everything to entertain all the family around the show, including, The Plonkers.

Their 2019 show promises to be the best yet as it aims to build on previous year's events. From bouncy castles to vintage wood sawing, trade stands to heavy horse working demonstrations there is something for everyone.

Admission gates open to the public at 9am on all 3 days, with a wide variety of ring events and displays around the showground continuously from 10am through to 5pm.


Bank holiday, 24th, 25th and 26th August 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

The Great Trethew Vintage Rally, Great Trethew, Horningtops, Liskeard, Cornwall PL14 3PZ
The Plonkers are playing live at the Great Trethew rally on all three days.
You can find this event midway between Liskeard and Looe.

What's on at the Rally
Commercial, Steam and Military Vehicles, Vintage Tractors, Cars and Motorbikes, Steam Engines, Horticultural equipment and Stationary Engines
A Fun Dog Show, Craft and Country Demonstrations, Music, many Live Bands including The Plonkers, Children's Entertainment

The Great Trethew Vintage Rally takes place on 24th, 25th and 26th August at Great Trethew, Horningtops, Liskeard, Cornwall PL14 3PZ. Doors open at 8am, show commences at 10am until 6pm.
Website: http://www.trethewrally.uk


Saturday  7th and Sunday 8th September, 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:

DORSET
COUNTY SHOW

The Dorset County Show, Showground Site, Dorchester Showground, Cokers Frome, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7SD.
The Plonkers will be playing live on both days.

The Dorset County Show regularly attracts huge crowds and offers a complete cross section of regional life from town based families enjoying a taste of country life, to farmers and those in the equestrian industries.
There are also over 500 trade stands; many cover specialist areas, Agricultural, Motor, Shopping and Artisan Crafts.
Nothing genetically modified, Real Sheep, Real Cows, Real Pigs, and for the first time, The Real Plonkers will be performing on their new 10 ton mobile stage. Web site:  https://www.dorsetcountyshow.co.uk/


Saturday  28th and Sunday 29th September, 2019, The Plonker's Agricultural Orchestra will be appearing at:
The Burley Steam and Vintage Vehicle show.
Burley Park, Burley , BH244DJ
Sat 28th and Sun 29th September 2019
Golly will be appearing with The Plonkers new mobile stage, and, a gaggle of disorderly guests and resident players.
Be warned, Golly is doubling up as stage manager for the weekend, anything can and WILL happen. So don't say that you've not been warned!!!!! 

 

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Last revised: August 13, 2019
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