Local family firm, Mainline Group, who are based in Swadlincote have supplied the power generation for several years and are a huge supporter of the local event.
Mainline, who have several divisions of the business from power and tool and plant hire through to renewable energy solutions are also having a stand this year sponsoring the ‘Rare breads’ competition!
To join in the fun, the Mainline Stand, which will be focusing on energy (biomass and solar solutions for home and business) are offering free ‘stressball’
The competition is simple – visit the show, collect your chicken from the Mainline Stand and then upload your fun chicken photo to Facebook or Twitter. Photos should be based around the three areas of the competition;
• The furthest travelled chicken
• Chicken in the most unusual location
• Chicken with the best catchphrase
Photos must be uploaded online and remember to tag Mainline account or use the hashtag #ChickenRun in your post! Winners will be drawn on the 30th September 2014.
You can visit their Facebook page for more details: www.facebook.com/
Mainline are not the only ones celebrating the event - this year hitting a huge milestone has not gone unnoticed either, the event will welcome a special visitor in the form of His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester, who is coming to officially open the show as well as the likes of Adam Henson from BBC's Countryfile who will be making guest appearances throughout the day!
There is still time to book your event tickets, visit www.ashbyshow.com