Non-SHS Shows & Events
A growing number of unaffiliated shows are now including classes appropriate for Suffolks to take part in. We are delighted to see this growing interest and support for our Suffolks and are keen to support these shows in advertising these classes. Below we list the shows we are aware of, please let us know if there are any additional shows we should be advertising here.
Thursday 4th - Saturday 6th June 2020 -
ROYAL CORNWALL SHOW
Venue: Royal Cornwall Showground, Whitecross, Wadebridge, Cornwall PL27 7JE
Contact: Mr Christopher Riddle, Secretary 01208 812183 or email info@RoyalCornwall.co.uk
Saturday 18th July 2020 -
CAMBORNE AGRICULTURAL SHOW
Venue: Gwealavellan Farm, Coombe, Camborne, Cornwall TR27 5EF
Contact:Heavy Horse Section Secretary, c/o 01209 717691 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Society also offers a Best Suffolk Type & Best Ridden Rosette for the relevant classes at the following shows:
The Shropshire County Show – 23rd May 2020
Rutland Show – 31st May 2020
Anglesey County Show – 11th & 12th August 2020
Burwarton Show – 6th August 2020
16th - 17th May
|Spring Festival at Royal Welsh showground||http://www.rwas.wales/spring-festival/|
15th - 17th May
|Heavy Horse Camp||www.shire-horse.org.uk/heavy-horse-camp|
|Yorkshire Game & Country Fair||outdoorshows.co.uk/yorkshire-game-and-country-fair|
25th May (Bank Holiday Monday)
|Sherborne Castle Country Fair & Rare Breeds Show||Venue: Sherborne Castle, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5NR|
Contact: Ruth Summerley, 4 Watercombe Lane, Yeovil BA20 2ED
Tel: 01935 428405
|31st May||Rutland County Show||Venue: The Rutland Showground, Showground Way, Barleythorpe, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7TW|
Contact: Liz Wackett, Show & Events Secretary.
Tel: 01572 757110
|4th July||South Wales Shire Show|
Venue: Bailey Park, Abergavenny
|19th July||Rare & Traditional Breeds Show|
Venue: Weald & Downland Living Museum
|20th - 23rd July||Royal Welsh Show|
RWAS Showground LD2 3SY
|25th July||Trimpley Heavy Horse Show|
An annual charity event raising awareness of the Suffolk Punch, held at Holbeache Farm.
|1st August||Brecon County Show||
|6th August||Burwarton Show|
|tbc||Ashover Show||Contact: Sheila 07866790106|
|18th - 20th August||Pembrokeshire County Show||
|11th - 12th August||Anglesey County Show|
Venue: Ty Glyn Williams, The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 4R
Tel: 01407 720072
|TBC||Fenland Country Show||Venue: Stow Cum Quy|
Contact: Malcolm Hall
Tel: 01485 528954
|20th - 23rd August||Countryfile Live|
Venue: The Crown Estate Windsor Great Park
|2nd- 6th October||Horse of the Year Show(HOYS)||Venue: NEC Birmingham|
Rare and Traditional Breeds Show, Weald & Downland Living Museum
Photograph of Randy, plowing by Kevin Wright
Suffolk Horse Spectacular
13th September 2020
Now you have your 2020 calendars, its time to mark the date for this year's Suffolk Horse Spectucular!
It will be taking place at Marks Hall in Coggeshall, Essex again, as last year was such a success, and we hope to repeat that this year!
We will be having the usual wonderful display of Suffolks in various disciplines, as well as other attractions such as dog agility, farriery demonstrations, timber snigging, and archery. Put Sunday 13th September in your diary now.
IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO ENTER!! You still have a few days in January to complete your challenge, so sign up today. Email email@example.com or call the office on 01394 460621 to sign up. It's only £12.99 to enter and you will win a medal if you reach your target.
This week, Nigel Oakley was the guest on Lesley Dolphin's sofa, on BBC Radio Suffolk, talking about the work he does with Suffolk Horses.
Listen to the interview here
The results from all shows affiliated with the Suffolk Horse Society are now available to download as a PDF booklet.
If you would like to be sent a hard copy of the Show Results, please send an A4 sized stamped addressed envelope to Suffolk Horse Soceity, Suite 8, Britannia House, Base Business Park, Rendlesham Suffolk IP12 2UT.