The Point family fun day – set to be held at Aird on Saturday – has been cancelled.

A statement from the organising committee said:  "Cancellation of Point Show/Family Fun Day  (Sat 11th July – Aird School, Showground). 

"It is with great regret the Committee have taken the decision to cancel the Family Fun Day, due this Saturday.

"This is due to existing ground and forecast weather conditions giving concern for health and safety along with lack of alternative facilities.

"The Committee would like to thank all supporters for their help and commitment with organisation and initial preparations and are sorry for any disappointment or inconvenience.

"We will be returning with a full agricultural show next year.

"Updates for 2016 can be found on the Agricultural Society web site and Facebook.

The Point Weather station is predicting several heavy showers of rain on Friday (