Theo Clarke MP for Stafford was delighted to bring the Farming Minister, Victoria Prentis MP, to open the English Winter Fair at Staffordshire County Showground. Ms Clarke and the Farming Minister met with members of the Agricultural Society and Stafford NFU members. Ms Clarke and the Minister heard local farmers concerns regarding farming in Staffordshire. The English Winter Fair showcases the highest quality pedigree and commercial livestock as well as featuring the 3rd National Pedigree Calf Show and the Country Fayre.
Victoria Prentis MP, Minister of State for Farming:
“Thank you to Theo Clarke MP for inviting me to Stafford to attend the English Winter Fair and for giving me the opportunity to speak with farmers in Stafford. I’m very grateful for the warm welcome I have received. I look forward to continuing to work with Theo to get a good deal for local farmers and rural areas.”
Theo Clarke MP for Stafford:
“I am delighted that the Farming Minister agreed to come and visit Stafford to join me at the English Winter Fair. I am regularly telling the Minister about the situation for farmers Staffordshire and it was important that she came to hear it for herself and see what our local communities have to offer. There are so many opportunities for our rural sectors and I am keen that we make a success of them. Thank you to the Agricultural Society for their excellent event and hospitality.”