News & Events

We like to get out and about to show people what wonderful pets greyhounds and lurchers make and it is always lovely to meet our homed hounds again, so please do come along and say hello at these events.

Buxton Pavilion Gardens Easter Extravaganza Didsbury – Date: Saturday 15th April 2017 Time: 10am – 5pm

We have an outdoor stall at this annual event, please come and see us. This is a lovely venue with lots of craft stalls, food and entertainment. Come along, enjoy the fun and meet some hounds!

There is a car park but it does get full and street parking is usually available on St John’s Rd.

Location details: Buxton Pavilion Gardens, St John’s Rd, Buxton, SK17 6BE


Didsbury Festival – Date: Saturday 20th May 2017  Time: 11am – 4pm

Once again we will be at this popular event in Didsbury Park.  Parade, stalls, food, fun dog show, entertainment and funfair.

Location details: Didsbury Park, off Wilmslow Rd M20 5LH

Northwich Vets Community Dog Show – Date: Saturday 20th May 2017  Time: 2pm – 5pm

For anyone not coming to Didsbury festival, please support this event if you can! Six fun classes at £2 a class, and Erin Hounds will have a stall there. It promises to be a fun day!

Location details: Slow & Easy pub, Manchester Rd, Lostock Gralam, CW9 7PJ


Great British Greyhound Walk  – Date: Sunday 11th June 2017  Time: 11am

Erin Hounds is once again hosting a Great British Greyhound Walk.

It will take place on Sunday June 11th – once again at popular beauty spot Tittesworth Water, Staffordshire. Open to greyhounds, lurchers and sighthounds and part of what is now a global event!

11am registration and more details closer to the date. Donations to Erin Hounds welcome on the day. We will also have an information stall.

Ample parking, cafe, seating, picnic areas, children’s playground.

All dogs on leads please.

Please email if you have any queries

Location details: Tittesworth Water, Meerbrook, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8SW gggw-logo



Marple Carnival - Date: Saturday 17th June 2017  Time: 11am – 3pm

Come and join us and the dogs who are taking part in the parade which this year is themed  “Movie Magic”. The parade starts at 1pm and there is a fun dog show at 2pm. For more information see

Location details: Marple Memorial Park, Stockport Rd, Marple SK6 6AX


Higher Poynton Summerfest – Date: Sunday 10th July 2017  Tme : 10.30am – 4.30pm

We attended this lovely event in 2015 (last year’s was sadly called off due to severely wet weather) The 2017 ’fest promises to be the biggest and best yet, with a packed programme of displays, live music, market stalls, children’s attractions, hot and cold refreshments.

Entrance is free, although cars are charged £3 to park.

Location details: Middlewood Way, Higher Poynton Station, Shrigley Road North, Higher Poynton, Cheshire SK12 1TE – and in a neighbouring playing field – more details closer to the date.Poynton



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