The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.


Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys. LD2 3SY

Smallholding & Countryside Festival 2021 – Cancelled due to COVID-19

We look forward to seeing you at next years Smallholding & Countryside Festival 2022

Media passes are available to members of the media working on editorial, photographic or broadcast coverage of our events.

The coverage of all our events is incredible and we are extremely grateful for it. However, such is the success and popularity of the Royal Welsh events, applications for press and photography passes are always heavily subscribed.

A link to the terms and conditions associated with applying for a media pass can be found below. These are especially relevant to photographers, the numbers of applications from which have risen considerably in the past few years.

PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION. Submission of the application form confirms acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Please complete and return by the deadline stated on each form, to:

Royal Welsh Agricultural Society
Llanelwedd, Builth Wells Powys. LD2 3SY

Do you have a media enquiry? Get in touch:
Marketing Team
01982 554425