Wednesday, May 18, 2022


SGGB leads action on Red Diesel and future sustainability

SGGB Red diesel fuel prices
The Showmen’s Guild is leading discussions on fuel availability and long-term sustainability, as Red Diesel prices skyrocket due to nationwide supply shortages.

F4F named Showman of the Year 2021

Future 4 Fairgrounds named Showman of the Year 2021
The members of Future 4 Fairgrounds have together been named Showman of the Year 2021 by the SGGB, at the Guild’s annual Western Section luncheon.

SGGB and Bacta pay tribute to Sir David Amess MP

Sir David Amess SGGB and Bacta pay tribute
The Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain and Bacta have paid their respects to Sir David Amess MP, chair of the APPG on Fairs and Showgrounds, after his murder in Leigh-on-Sea on 15 October.

Showmen win National Census recognition

Census Showpeople
Following a lengthy campaign by the SGGB, Showmen and Showwomen are to be included as ethnic identity options on the 2021 Census, marking a significant step forward for the Show community’s representation in official policy making.

Huddleston to Showmen’s Guild: We hear you loud and clear

Showmen's Guild Zoom call Nigel Huddleston DCMS
A meeting between the Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain and DCMS undersecretary Nigel Huddleston ended in a pledge that the department would continue to press for increased financial support and recognition for showmen put out of work by the pandemic