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A History of the Royal Tournament 1880-1999 - Book Pre-Order

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2024 will mark the 25th Anniversary of the last Royal Tournament, the “Last Run” as it was affectionately known brought to an end the 120-year history of the Tournament.  A new book is being produced to mark the anniversary which will be published during the summer of 2024.


The book tells the story of the Tournament from its origins in the Victorian era at the Agricultural Hall in Islington to its move across London to Olympia, and finally the short distance to Earls Court Exhibition Centre in 1950.  It explores the characters who created and reinvented the show throughout its 120-year history as well as the displays which made the Tournament famous across the world.

Please complete this form to pre-order copies of the book.  The price will be £19.99 (plus postage), you will be sent a payment link* by email once the book is published during the summer of 2024.

*The order will not be processed before the payment is recieved.

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