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The Victory Show

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Address: Foxlands Farm Croft Road | Croft Road, Cosby, Leicester LE9 1SG, England
Phone Number: +44 7711 430472
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This is a participant's perspective and we're as much spectators at the show as everyone else. It was an excellent show in previous years but sadly others have caught up with the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
Richard F
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a participant's perspective and we're as much spectators at the show as everyone else. It was an excellent show in previous years but sadly others have caught up with the atmosphere that was unique to Victory and it's slipped back a little bit, with more hastle and difficulty surrounding the organisation. There are still great groups attending and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Another brilliant year at The Victory Show. With so many re enactors to talk to they show pure enthusiasm for what they do. Great settings in the woods and a superb land battle in the afternoon. Our friends were on their first visit and were impressed by the number of people taking part. Yes it cost £18 but I rate... More 

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Thank BeeGee45
South East England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

The mock battle in the afternoon was good. Great displays of tanks and other MVs. Re-enactors camps were really good. A lot of hard work went into them.There were many stalls selling just about EVERYTHING. Too many CAA flight restrictions ruined the aviation side of the show 2016. Not much happened at all this year. It's a shame. Tickets for... More 

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Noisy, vibrant, fun, historical and a great weekend. This was my first time at the Victory show. It has everything you need in a re-enactment weekend, from bars to burger vans. A camp site, 100 acres of vehicles, displays, vendors and much much more. You are of course at the mercy of the elements and this year the flying displays... More 

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Thank Jimmaynard140
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We have witnessed the air show from outside the grounds before & it looked really good. We payed our £18 each to get in & it was basically a market/ boot sale selling military memorabilia, clothes, shoes etc. The staged battle which lasted around half an hour was very good & you could go on a tank ride. The air... More 

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Thank Passwind
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

There are not many things that I would give 5 stars to but The Victory Show is one of them. It's not just a big re-enactment and vast array of stalls and vehicles but also has a 'community' feel about it. Yes the land owner is making an awful lot of money but really it is a group of militaria... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Me and the other half went to the show for the first time. She is mad on WW2. But so am I as my father was at D DAY he landed on Sword beach. (So I was pleased when I was able to purchase an original division badge) anyway I digress. Now to the review. Parking-loads of room and is... More 

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Thank robertwdixon69
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Second time we've been, an amazing day out, the airshow is something to behold and the tanks and wartime reenactments are great, there are people from all nationalities and the atmosphere is good a really family originated day out and dogs are welcome too, all credit to the organizers who work hard to make this event a great day out

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Thank Michele W
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Really great show - our 2nd time here, in 2015. The air and ground displays are amazing - a credit to the organisers and volunteers. Already booked for 2016 - can't wait!

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Fantastic show shame the Vulcan was cancelled was a great day out with the wife and children also got some great photos I would recommend this to anyone.

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