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Piece of cake; do it

We went today on Sat. Amazing. Logistics: easy to get in, pay at the "gate", then all one way... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
fssutton1
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Ithaca, New York
Weekend away

Easily the best show in this country. we loved it and will go back for sure. The site is just... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
chas j
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Foxlands Farm Croft Road | Cosby, Leicester LE9 1SG, England
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We went today on Sat. Amazing. Logistics: easy to get in, pay at the "gate", then all one way traffic. Parking, no sweat and then leaving you continue one way to end in Cosby and then have at it. Number 3 car in line at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
5  Thank fssutton1
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Easily the best show in this country. we loved it and will go back for sure. The site is just perfect with reenactors displays and vehicles not to mention the battles that go on.

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank chas j
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Having previously been to the show, we booked two VIP tickets for Sunday. We expected to be met with knee deep mud, due to the adverse weather we suffer very occasionally in the UK :), so a pleasant surprise was had when we found that...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank rockpebblar
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Been many times over the years to a top class ww2 re enactment weekend. well worth a visit for the whole family and good day out

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank MATTHEWSCLAN
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is our 3rd year in going to the Victory show ...although the weather on the Friday was raining it did not stop the organizers from putting on the show for the re-enactment for the schools. and delivered 100% ..Saturday ...on arrival ample parking was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Gill P
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The public make an effort to support this event every year in there droves but the organisers take us all for granted! The event was a shambles. The public, young, old, disabled, where expected to wade through 6"- 8" of mud & water all day....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were going to go to this attraction and was looking onsite to find the best day to go , site said will have flying times nearer the time. On Saturday they still had no listings for flights so tried to email but no reply....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ray M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We paid £50 for a family ticket on the gate at just gone 10am on the Saturday morning. We mainly attended to see the air show from the site. At just after 11am the organisers announced the air show had been cancelled for both days,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank 186334Nikki
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Having visited the web page prior to going, i already knew the air show would most likely be cancelled due to the weather. However this didn't put me and my son off going. £18 on the door for adults and £7 for under 16's. We...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank JsunLG
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I found this event captivating from the perspective of some of those engaging in the role plays: A 19 year old dressed as a paratrooper of the 82nd Airborne Division who was planning to join the British Army. He'd slept for 2 nights under his...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Grrzzz
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Sue L
14 June 2018|
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Response from craigs5373 | Reviewed this property |
You can catch the 84 bus from St Margarets bus station in Leicester city centre. I recommend getting off at the Park Close stop in Cosby. walk towards the co-op, then turn right and follow the croft road.
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Tina M
3 April 2018|
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They are, but personally I wouldn't take a dog because of the noise from the battle.
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Doreen J
5 September 2015|
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Tea and food stalls, but we always take a picnic.
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