Northern Club shows 2018
There are some exciting shows coming up this year for Northern Club members. Have a look below and make sure you get your entries in on time.
Great Harwood Show
Andrew Thompson has informed us that Great Harwood show will hold Beef Shorthorn cattle classes this year and are introducing a class for Native Breed Bulls under 18 months old. The Judge will be Donald B. Jack (Coldstream Herd) from Ontario, Canada. Donald has judged Shows and Winter Fairs in Toronto, Ohio, Michigan and Vancouver, so it will be interesting to hear his views on UK cattle. Please contact Mr Jim Riding, the Cattle Section Secretary for more details on 07952 842669.
The Royal Cheshire County Show
This years show will take place at Clay House Farm in Knutsford on Tuesday 19 and Wednesday 20 June 2018. Beef Shorthorn classes will be held this year for the first time. Contact the show for more information on 01565 650200.
The Todmorden Show will be held on the 16 June 2018. This is an 'Any Other Breed' class, but has predominately been entered by Beef Shorthorns. If you're interested, Schedules and Entry forms are available to download on the Todmorden Show website, or you contact Philip Stephenson on 07734 263180.
The Garstang Show is to be held on Saturday 4 August. This year's Judge will be Matthew Thomson of the Shawhill Herd. For more information and/or an entry form, contact Tom Richardson on 07855 485829.
Westmorland County Show
The Westmorland County Show takes place on Thursday 13 September. The Judge will be Geoff Riby (Stonehills Herd). For more information, contact the Head Office at Lane Farm on 01539 567804.