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Dont forget your tin hats !

I have been along to this event for a few years and have always thoroughly enjoyed myself, as have... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Keith J
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Excellent

Been going here for the last seven years. Always a good day out especially if the weather is good... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Claire B
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Foxlands Farm Croft Road | Cosby, Leicester LE9 1SG, England
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is the second time we have attended the Victory Show. In 2014 the parking and organisation was poor. Our impression was that it was a money making exercise with beer tents and overpriced traders. However we gave it another go on Saturday 9th September...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank susanlei
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

flights cancelled for whatever reason. website not updated early enough and the cheek of charging full price to get into an event that was not even going ahead as described. Will not reccomend this event to anyone , let alone bother nxt yr ( if...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank leicester1912
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I have just returned from the show and found that I wasn't the only one moaning. It seems that, very late this morning, after most people had paid to enter, they had to cancel all the flying displays because of a concern highlighted by a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Suegofar
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the show only to be told the air show was cancelled (the day prior) but still had to pay full price of the ticket no mention of this on the website and a lot of people had travelled miles and felt they had...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank carolinepB2628DT
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Just be aware parking is in a field not so good if you have a motorcycle like I do or a small car but apart from that the show is great well worth a visit if weather is good

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

I have been along to this event for a few years and have always thoroughly enjoyed myself, as have my family whether it be watching aircraft land and take off on the grass run way just feet in front of you, or the main battle...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Keith J
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Been going here for the last seven years. Always a good day out especially if the weather is good. Plenty to do and see. And u can have a nice picnic whilst watching the arieal display. Only downside is the traffic in and out but...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We attended in 2016 for the first time and found the event terribly unorganized. We felt there was too much traffic in the show ground and at times if felt really unsafe!! The stalls sold what can only be called 'junk' and second hand rubbish...More

Date of experience: September 2016
7  Thank mrspugh2017
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,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank 890RichardF
Reviewed 20 September 2016

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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank BeeGee45
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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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