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As a member of the Royal Bath & West of England Society you are a part of a family that has supported rural communities and agricultural industries in the West of England since 1777.  Throughout those 240 years members have, and always will be, an essential part of The Society with their support contributing to the realisation of its charitable objectives.

The Society employs a range of activities to deliver these goals; from grants, scholarships and awards to environmental projects and educational days, with perhaps the best known vehicles being The Royal Bath & West Show, Grassland UK and The Dairy Show.

An all new membership programme is in place for 2018 which sees the introduction of a range of membership packages, tailored to fit your interests and requirements;

  • Society Membership is the perfect option for those who are interested in and enjoy supporting The Society throughout the year.  Benefits include; entry to all Society shows, superior facilities & parking at The Royal Bath & West Show, additional discounted tickets, exclusive members events, and more.
  • Show Membership offers guaranteed entry to all four days of the Royal Bath & West Show, lunch & tea facilities at the Show and forward area parking.
  • Farming Membership is aimed at our farming community, offering many of the benefits of full Society Membership along with; two memberships per package, invitations to farmer-focused and agri-related events and activities, exclusive agri-specific e-newsletters, and more.
  • Next Generation Membership has been tailored for members under the age of 35 and includes exclusive Next Generation events, entry to all Society Shows, and regular e-newsletters along with inclusion in the Next Generation online community.
  • Business Membership has been created with smaller businesses in mind offering; two transferable memberships per package, badges & benefits for The Royal Bath & West Show, presence on www.bathandwest.com and e-newsletter advertising opportunities.
  • Corporate Member is the ideal option for corporate companies providing; two transferable memberships per package, badges & benefits for The Royal Bath & West Show, table of 10 for lunch in Council at The Show, presence on www.bathandwest.com and preferential sponsorship opportunities.

See below for more details on each of the categories.

You can play your part in the encouragement and improvement of agriculture, arts, manufacture & rural crafts in the West of England by joining The Society as a Member.

If you would prefer not to apply online please download the forms below, complete and return to us.

For further information, please contact Rachel on rachel.freestone@bathandwest.co.uk or 01749 822 202