Royal Show: numbers up on 2009

2010-06-11 00:00

JUST under 150 000 people attended this year’s Royal Show — over 10 000 more than last year.

And while 6 750 people enjoyed the Royal Rock concert and 21 000 fans enjoyed the Ukhozi FM concert (including KZN Premier Zweli Mkhize), 2 000 animals were on site during the show.

“All in all a pleasing event — deemed by the agricultural community in particular to be of national importance — in respect of which KZN can be justifiably proud,” said chief executive officer Terry Strachan. — Witness Reporter.

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