We are delighted to announce that Lycetts Insurance Brokers have become Title Sponsor for The Festival of Hunting and we all look forward to welcoming visitors to the event on Wednesday 18th July 2018. 

We also have the confirmed support of Patey Hats as Silver sponsors and Baily’s Hunting Directory who will again sponsor the Beagle Ring, Computer Conquest who will sponsor the Old English Ring and Honri Hats, the Inter Hunt Relay. We are most grateful to all of these companies for their engagement with the Festival. The Countryside Alliance becomes an official partner for 2018. 

Lycetts Festival of Hunting 2018 press release


Please note that the ballot has now closed, successful applicants will be notified in writing by the end of March 2018.


The Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show President for 2018 is Michael Abrahams Esq, CBE, DL


The Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show Judges have been announced as follows:

Dog Hounds – J. Thomas Esq, M.F.H. and A. C. Cook Esq, M.F.H.

Bitch Hounds – C. M. F. Scott Esq and T. Lyle Esq, M.F.H.

Old English Type – Dog hounds and Bitch Hounds W. R. Bryer Esq, M.F.H. and T. W. Allen Esq, M.F.H.


The Harrier and Beagle Judges have been announced as follows:

Harriers – N. D. B. Peel Esq, M.F.H. and J Savill Esq

Beagle Dog Hounds – M. D. Campbell Esq, M.H. and H. Gosling Esq, M.H.

Beagle Bitch Hounds –  M. J. T. Higgs Esq, M.H. and T. Duggan Esq, M.H.