IMPORTANT News about car parking in the LORRY PARK


Welcome to Gatcombe Park. Set in the heart of the Cotswolds Gatcombe regularly hosts international riders from all over the world for both the Autumn Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa International CIC* & CIC** competitions as well as the Spring Land Rover Novice and Intermediate event..

This year sees the event being run for the 24th time. The Cross Country course utilises a different area of the Gatcombe Park Estate to that used by the Festival of British Eventing, which takes place in early August.

Starting at 9.00am on both days, dressage, show jumping and cross-country phases run throughout. The event attracts many interesting shops, which will include the Gatcombe Collection. There are various catering facilities available to spectators. At various times during both Saturday and Sunday HRH The Princess Royal will present prizes.

Gatcombe Park is situated at Hampton Fields, mid-way between Minchinhampton and Avening; the event will be signposted from both directions. Spectator admission is £6 for a car and occupants and £4 for a programme. Full information about directions accommodation, timetable and all entries are contained on this web site

ADMISSION TICKETS can only be purchased on the day on the gate.

Admission for car and occupants £6.00
Admission for car and occupants plus programme £10.00



Riders interested in purchasing photos from past/future events should contact Stephen Sparks

07767 611 311 or