The London Harness Horse Parade on Easter Monday is a step back in time with over a hundred horse- drawn carts and historic cars together with dray rides. More info at lhhp.co.uk.

The Blindley Heath Heavy Horse & Country Show on May 6-7 features demonstrations of working heavy horses, crafts, coppicing, falconry and Meerkats plus a dog show and terrier racing. More info at sesha.org.uk.

August Bank Holiday weekend’s Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show is a must for smallholders and features advice on keeping poultry, bees, ferrets and goats, specialist stands, massive livestock, equestrian, horticultural and country sports sections and 140 acres of fun for the family. More info at edenbridge-show.co.uk.