IN PICTURES: Crowds turn out to support annual county show

Lincolnshire Show 2016. Broke FMX display in the main ring.
Lincolnshire Show 2016. Broke FMX display in the main ring.

Thousands of people descended on Lincolnshire Showground last week for the annual county show.

The Lincolnshire Show took place over the course of Wednesday and Thursday, with a wide variety of stands, displays and competitions on offer.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. School Challenge tent. L_R Ben Cook 12, Kurt Parkinson 13, Tallon Hardstaff 12 and Henry Smith 13 - Boston Grammar School.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. School Challenge tent. L_R Ben Cook 12, Kurt Parkinson 13, Tallon Hardstaff 12 and Henry Smith 13 - Boston Grammar School.

Visitors to day one of the show also got to see a nationally acclaimed life-size sculpture showing seven WW1 fire fighters blinded by gas being led to medical help.

There was also chance to see First World War history reenactors and vehicles from both world wars and the present day.

Highlights included visitors taking part in their very own tea party, celebrating the Queen’s 90th birthday, with live performers playing music throughout the day.

More than 600 traders and exhibitors showcased their products, which included handbags, hot tubs, mowers, muck spreaders and candles.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. Lives First Responders L-R Kirsty Raywood, Tommy Atkin, Nikki Silver - chief executive, Amy Rose, Jane Webb, Ros Bowler, Sue Lock.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. Lives First Responders L-R Kirsty Raywood, Tommy Atkin, Nikki Silver - chief executive, Amy Rose, Jane Webb, Ros Bowler, Sue Lock.

Lincolnshire County Council hosted its good citizen awards at the show, with winners receiving their awards from the leader of Lincolnshire County Council Coun Martin Hill and chairman of Lincolnshire County Council, Coun Martin Trollope-Bellew.

Standard photographer David Dawson was at the show to get some pictures.

For a full picture gallery visit www.bostonstandard.co.uk

Lincolnshire Show 2016. John Laight of Boston with his Supreme Champion British Blue Bull.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. John Laight of Boston with his Supreme Champion British Blue Bull.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. All for One choir entertaining the crowds.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. All for One choir entertaining the crowds.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. Members of Lincs Greyhound Trust L-R Tony Dennis-Kelly with Erin, Jill Stow with Eric, Jackie Springell with Sall, Mandy Stow with Kyle.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. Members of Lincs Greyhound Trust L-R Tony Dennis-Kelly with Erin, Jill Stow with Eric, Jackie Springell with Sall, Mandy Stow with Kyle.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. L-R Sophie Hawkridge, Elizabeth Biott and Rachel Shaw of Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust, promoting wildflower meadows.

Lincolnshire Show 2016. L-R Sophie Hawkridge, Elizabeth Biott and Rachel Shaw of Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust, promoting wildflower meadows.