The Burwarton Showground
Headline Entertainment for 2018
THE SQUIBB FREESTYLE STUNT TEAM
Back by popular request
THE HOGG SHOW!
New to the showing circuit in 2018
Rare breed pigs as you have never seen them before!
ALDABRA GIANT TORTOISES
Originating from the Seychelles, these giant tortoises are rarely seen outside zoos with males weighing up to 31 stone and 1.2metres in length.
A definite MUST SEE at the Show.
SCURRY DRIVING – INTER-CLUB CHALLENGE
Main Ring 1.45 p.m. and 5.20 p.m.
NEW for 2018
Children aged 11 years and under admitted to the show free of charge provided they are accompanied by a paying adult.
Our 2017 Show Highlights
Equine photography will be provided by May Whiston Photography
BURWARTON SHOW – THURSDAY 2 AUGUST 2018
(Provisional timing of events)
MAIN RING ENTERTAINMENT
8.00 a.m. Ridden Hunters
9.15 a.m. Ridden Cobs
9.30 a.m. Heavy Horses
10.15 a.m. Ridden Coloured Horses and Ponies
11.30 a.m. Show Jumping warm up
12 Noon Foxhunter First Round/1.20m Open
1.15 p.m. The Squibb Freestyle Stunt Team
1.45 p.m. Scurry driving inter-club challenge
2.15 p.m. Parade of Vintage Tractors
2.35 p.m. Decorated Heavy Horses
2.45 p.m. Open Mounted Fancy Dress parade
3.00 p.m. Decorated & Heavy Horse parade
3.15 p.m Presentation of Long Service and Tradestand Awards
3.30 p.m. Grand Parade of Livestock
4.00 p.m. Concours d’elegance & Parade of carriages
4.30 p.m. The Squibb Freestyle Stunt Team
5.00 p.m. Parade of Foxhounds
5.20 p.m. Scurry driving inter-club challenge
Finale Lawn Mower Racing
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
MORE NEWS TO FOLLOW
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Three Shires Cattle Trophy
Collect points at:
- Hanbury Show on Saturday 7th July
- Burwarton Show – Thursday 2nd August
- Moreton Show – Saturday 1st September
Please refer to Livestock exhibitors page for details.
We thank Nimrod Veterinary Products (SELEKT) for generously sponsoring this new prestigious competition.
CHARITABLE GRANT AWARDS 2018:
The Society has awarded charitable grants to:
- The Ludlow & District Beekeepers Association
- Will Pugh, a student at Walford College
- Cleobury Mortimer District Girlguiding
- Brown Clee Young Farmers
DOGS: Dogs are allowed on the main show field and in the horse field provided they are kept on a tight leash at all times but NOT in the Members Pavilion or grandstand seating area. Dogs are NOT allowed in the Livestock area at any time. This rule will be strictly regulated.
SHOW OPENING TIMES: 8.00 a.m. – 7.00 p.m.
CASH FACILITIES: Please note there is no Cash Machine on the showground. However, we now take card payments at some of the entry booths.
CARERS POLICY: A carer accompanying a disabled person will be given free entry to the Show.
BABY CHANGING FACILITIES: Available on the showground by the Children’s Play Area.