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The Victory Show

Noisy, vibrant, fun, historical and a great weekend. This was my first time at the Victory show. It... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Jimmaynard140
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Hatfield, United Kingdom
Fantastic and unique day out

There are not many things that I would give 5 stars to but The Victory Show is one of them. It's... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
BanisterFletcher
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Foxlands Farm Croft Road | Cosby, Leicester LE9 1SG, England
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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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank BanisterFletcher
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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank robertwdixon69
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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Michele W
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!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ccmanMidlands_UK
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.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Dean0147
Reviewed 18 November 2015

It never ceases to amaze me as to how much they can fit into such a small area. Great ' live' action as well as great settings in the woods. This annual event is a real must.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank BeeGee45
Reviewed 23 October 2015

So, as a re-enactor, this remains the must attend event for the year. Partly because of the air show and the excellent displays but also because it seems to attract a genuinely interested public as well: Much more than many other events. Some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Sue L
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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
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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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