Livestock and Heavy Horses
NEW FOR 2017, the Three Shires Trophy in association with SELEKT, is a competition for cattle exhibitors to show case their very best animals at the three main county shows for the chance to win the Three Shires Trophy and £1,000.
Schedules now available
Exhibitors have the opportunity to collect points at:
Hanbury Show on Saturday 1st July
Burwarton Show on Thursday 3rd August
Moreton Show on Saturday 2nd September.
First prize £1,000 plus Three Shires Trophy
Second prize £350.00
Third prize – £150.00.
(Further details available shortly and in the Schedule).
Heavy Horses judged from 9.30 a.m. in the Main Ring with
Best Decorated at 2.30 p.m.
Cattle judged from 10.00 a.m. in the Livestock field
Sheep judged from 10.00 a.m. onwards except Ryelands 9.30 a.m.
Pigs judged from 11.00 a.m. onwards
Shearing Competition – 10.00 a.m. onwards
Goats judged from 11.00 a.m.
Cattle, Sheep, Pig and Goat classes will be held in accordance with DEFRA regulations current on Show Day.
Schedules available in May 2017.
Judges and classes for 2017 :
Judge – Mr A Callwood, Cheshire
Beef Inter-breed Championships – Judge – Mrs G Ellis, Cornwall.
Hereford – Judge – Miss E N Thorne, Milford Haven
British Limousin – Judge – Mr L Hughes, Llanbabo
British Blue – Judge – Mr R Carter, Dursley
British Blonde – Judge – Mr RG Davies, Lampeter
Longhorn – Judge – Mrs A Blockley, Bradford
Highlands – Judge – Mr R Phillip, N Yorks. (new classes for 2017)
Dexter – Judge – Mr M Bancroft, Warwicks.
Any pure breed beef cattle (Native & Continental)- Judge – Mr R Davies, Towcester.
Commercial Beef & Beef Junior Handlers – Judge – Mr F Page, Northants.
Dairy Section – Judge – Mr S Hassall, Cheshire
Dairy Junior Handlers – Judge – Mrs Jane Arrell
Sheep Interbreed championships – Judge – Mr M Roberts, Oswestry
Texel – Judge – Mr T Evans, Carmarthen.
Suffolk Sheep – Judge – Mr M Pugh, Hereford
British Charollais – Judge – Mr G C Watson, Northants
Beltex – Judge – Mr D Lewis, Llanwrda
Shropshire – Judge – Mr T Jones, Anglesey
Lleyn – Judge – Mr S Morris, Clyro
British Berrichon – Judge – Mr C Hillhouse, Tenbury Wells
Zwartbles – Judge – Mrs S England, Devon
Blue Texels . Judge – Mr A Froggatt, Staffs.
Clun Forest – Judge – Mr D Williams, Tenbury Wells
Jacob – Judge – Mr J Leonard, Cwmbran.
Kerry Hill – Judge – Mr R Price, Powys
Coloured Ryelands – Judge – Mr S Bradbury, Narberth
Ryelands – Judge – Mr A Parry, Anglesey
Badger Face Welsh Mountain * (New classes) – Judge –
Mr G W Jones, Carmarthen.
Non-accredited pure bred sheep (untrimmed) – Judge –
Miss C Read, Kington.
Any pure bred (Accredited & Non-Accredited) Upland – Judge –
Mr C Joseph, Brecon.
Any pure bred (Accredited & Non-Accredited) Lowland – Judge – Davina Stanhope, Shropshire.
Young Farmers – Judge – Miss Rachel Gilder, Worcester
Cross Bred (Non-Accredited) – Judge – Miss Rachel Gilder, Worcester
Prime Butchers Lambs – Judge – Geraldine Like, Hay on Wye.
Combined Live/Dead Lamb Carcass Competition
Live Section – Katie Brian, AHDB
Carcass Section – Mr D Griffiths, Leintwardine
Pet Lambs – Mrs A Preece, Shropshire
Young Handler – Mr D Preece, Shropshire
The Henry Yates Cereal Sample Classes – Mr D Roberts, Shrewsbury
Judge – Mrs D Beeby
- Traditional Breeds
- Modern Breeds
- Kune Kune
- W&BCPBA Young Handlers Competition
Full range of goat classes organised under the rules and regulations of the Shropshire Goat Keepers Society. For schedule of goat classes and further details, please contact Secretary on 01952 505694.
SHEARING COMPETITION – Affiliated to BISCA.
Judges: Messrs. R Price, E Bufton, J Froggatt, EL Andrew,
D Brookes, N Williams, D Williams, R Davies.
Classes for: Junior / Intermediate / Senior / Open