Beltex

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be birth notified or fully registered with the Beltex Sheep Society.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
1 MV Accredited
Mr J Aiken (Judge)
Class: 810 Beltex- Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 811 Beltex- Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 813 Beltex - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £2 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 814 Beltex -Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 815 Beltex - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

British Charollais

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the British Charollais Sheep Society Ltd’s Flock Book.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
1 MV Accredited
Mr G Biddulph (Judge)
Class: 818 British Charollais - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 819 British Charollais - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 821 British Charollais- Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 822 British Charollais - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 823 British Charollais - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Suffolk

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered with the Suffolk Sheep Society.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
1 MV Accredited
Mr G Biddulph (Judge)
Class: 826 Suffolk - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 827 Suffolk - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 829 Suffolk - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 830 Suffolk - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 831 Suffolk - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Blue Texel

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be birth notified or fully registered with the Blue Texel Sheep Society.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
1 MV Accredited
Mr J Long (Judge)
Class: 834 Blue Texel - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 835 Blue Texel - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 837 Blue Texel - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 838 Blue Texel - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 839 Blue Texel - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Texel

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered or eligible for registration with the Texel Sheep Society Ltd.
• Sheep must be shown under British Texel Sheep Society rules, please note rule 11.6:
No dressing, trimming, clipping or excessive use of dips on the fleeces of sheep will be permitted. No artificial whitening on any part of the sheep is permitted. An inspector may be present at the sale or show, they have the authority to disqualify any sheep, which in their opinion, are below a minimum standard with regard to breed type or are found to be contravening the Society Bye-laws, right up to the point of sale. The decision of the inspector shall be final and failure to accept the inspector’s decision will result in the entire consignment or show team being rejected.
1 MV Accredited
Mr J Aiken (Judge)
Class: 842 Texel - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 843 Texel - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 845 Texel - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 846 Texel - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 847 Texel - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Castlemilk Moorit

Conditions:
This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the Castlemilk Sheep Flock Book and to be shown under Castlemilk Sheep Society Rules.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mrs C Dodd (Judge)
Class: 850 Castlemilk Moorit Sheep - Ram, Two Shear & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 851 Castlemilk Moorit Sheep - Shearling Ram

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 853 Castlemilk Moorit Sheep - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 854 Castlemilk Moorit Sheep - Gimmer Shearling

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Kerry Hill

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the Kerry Hill Sheep Society Flock Book and to be shown under Kerry Hill Sheep Society Rules.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mr D Whybrow (Judge)
Class: 857 Kerry Hill- Ram, Two Shear & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 858 Kerry Hill - Shearling Ram

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 860 Kerry Hill - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 861 Kerry Hill - Gimmer Shearling

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Lincoln Longwool

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the Lincoln Longwool Flock Book.
• Sheep entered must be eligible for registration with the breed association.
• Entries to be shown in accordance with LLSBA rules
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mrs C Hilton (Judge)
Class: 864 Lincoln Longwool - Ram, Two Shear - to be shown in full wool

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 865 Lincoln Longwool - Shearling Ram, to be shown clipped on or after 1st March 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 866 Lincoln Longwool - Ram Lamb - Born in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 868 Lincoln Longwool- Shearling ewe, to be shown clipped on or after 1st March 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 869 Lincoln Longwool- Yearling ewe, in full wool

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 870 Lincoln Longwool - Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Southdowns

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
• All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the Southdown Sheep Society Flock Book.
• Sheep entered must be eligible for registration with the breed association.
• All Sheep must be from current members of the Southdown Sheep Society.
• All Sheep must be owned by exhibitors for a minimum of four months prior to the show.
• All Sheep to be shown to breed society rules.
• All adult Sheep should be shorn after February 1st, 2024.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mr J Long (Judge)
Class: 873 Southdown - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 874 Southdown - Ram Lamb, born in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 876 Southdown - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 877 Southdowns -Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 878 Southdown - Ewe Lamb, born in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Shetland Sheep

Conditions:
This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
Please state the breed clearly on the Entry Form
All sheep entered in this section must be from flocks registered in the Shetland Sheep Society Flock Book and to be shown under Shetland Sheep Society Rules.
In the event of there being fewer than 4 entries or 2 separate exhibitors received for any individual class, entries received will automatically be transferred to classes in the relevant ‘Any Other’ section.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mrs A Lacy (Judge)
Class: 881 Shetland Sheep - Ram, Two Shear & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 882 Shetland Sheep - Shearling Ram

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 884 Shetland Sheep - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 885 Shetland Sheep - Gimmer Shearling

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Any Other Primitive Breed

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non Maedi-Visna flocks.
• Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• These classes are open to Primitve Breeds that are not eligible for the separate breed sections already listed in this schedule. This may include Boreray, Castlemilk Moorit, Hebridean, Manx Loaghtan, North Ronaldsay & Soay.
In the event of any one breed being predominant after entry, the Show may split Classes and provide separate Classification.
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mrs C Dodd (Judge)
Class: 888 Any Other Primitive Breed - Ram, Two Shear & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 889 Any Other Primitive Breed - Shearling Ram

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 891 Any Other Primitive Breed - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 892 Any Other Primitive Breed - Gimmer Shearling

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Any Other Native, Hill or Heath Breed

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non Maedi-Visna flocks.
• Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• These classes are open to British Native and Hill and Heath Breeds that are not eligible for the separate breed sections already listed in this schedule. This may include Balwen, Hill Radnor, Llanwenog, Whitefaced Dartmoor, Whitefaced Woodland, Portland, Wiltshire Horn, Lleyn, Welsh Mountain Badger Face, Border Leicester, Blue Faced Leicester, Rough Fell and Lonk.
In the event of any one breed being predominant after entry, the Show may split Classes and provide separate Classification.
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mrs A Lacy (Judge)
Class: 895 Any Other Native, Hill or Heath Breed - Ram, Two Shear & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 896 Any Other Native, Hill or Heath Breed - Shearling Ram

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 898 Any Other Native, Hill or Heath Breed - Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 899 Any Other Native, Hill or Heath Breed - Gimmer Shearling

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non Maedi-Visna flocks.
• Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• These classes are open to British Down Breeds that are not eligible for the separate breed sections already listed in this schedule. This may include Shropshire, Dorset Down, Oxford Down, Ryeland, Dorset Horn, Poll Dorset, Wiltshire Horn & Clun Forest.
In the event of any one breed being predominant after entry, the Show may split Classes and provide separate Classification.
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mr S Short (Judge)
Class: 902 Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 903 Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 905 Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed- Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 906 Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed- Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 907 Any Other Down/Shortwool Breed- Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Any Other Continental Breed

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non Maedi-Visna flocks.
Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• These classes are open to Continental Breeds that are not eligible for the separate breed sections already listed in this schedule
In the event of any one breed being predominant after entry, the Show may split Classes and provide separate Classification.
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mr S Short (Judge)
Class: 910 Any Other Continental Breed - Ram, Shearling & Over

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 911 Any Other Continental Breed - Ram Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 913 Any Other Continental Breed- Ewe to have lambed in 2024

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 914 Any Other Continental Breed - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 915 Any Other Continental Breed- Ewe Lamb

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE SHEEP

Conditions:
• These classes must be pre-entered before the entry closing date.
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non MaediVisna flocks. Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• No Rosettes to be worn.
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mr A Lyons (Judge)
Class: 919 Best Group of Three Sheep – Native Breeds

Description:

Group to be made up of 1 male and 2 females any breed which have competed in the Sheep classes and are the property of one exhibitor. An exhibitor may not enter more than one group from each breed or section.

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £30

Price: £9.00
Class: 920 Best Group of Three Sheep – Continental Breeds

Description:

Group to be made up of 1 male and 2 females any breed which have competed in the Sheep classes and are the property of one exhibitor. An exhibitor may not enter more than one group from each breed or section.

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £30

Price: £9.00

WOOL-ON-THE-HOOF

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from Non Maedi-Visna flocks only.
• Entries are confined to sheep already entered in the Breed Classes.
• A maximum of 2 entries per exhibitor.
• Sheep can be judged either shorn or unshorn and should be shown in the state demanded in their Flock Book.
• Lambs are not eligible.

NOTE: In the event of insufficient entries being received for these Classes, any entries received will be amalgamated.
4 Non-MV Sheep
Mr Colin Jarvis (Judge)
Class: 921 Wool-on-the-Hoof - Naturally Coloured Wool

Description:

Shearling ewes are not eligible.
1st place to go forward to the Championship.

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 922 Wool-on-the-Hoof - Short Wool

Description:

Shearling ewes are not eligible.
1st place to go forward to the Championship

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 923 Wool-on-the-Hoof - Long Wool

Description:

Shearling ewes are not eligible.
1st place to go forward to the Championship

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00
Class: 924 Wool-on-the-Hoof - Shearling Ewe

Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £20 and 3rd - £10

Price: £9.00

Young Sheep Handler

Conditions:
• This Section is open for entries from fully Maedi-Visna Accredited flocks and Non MaediVisna flocks. Please state the breed and indicate MV status clearly on the Entry Form
• These classes are FREE to enter.
• Entries can be made on the day, but an entry form must be completed by a parent or guardian and handed to the Chief Steward before the section commences.
• Young Handlers should only handle animals where they have the necessary strength and experience to manage them.
• Young Handlers must always be under the supervision of and accompanied by a competent adult in the ring.

RBST YOUNG SHEPHERD OF THE YEAR
The winner/s of the Junior Handling Classes will be eligible to take part in the RBST Young Shepherd Competition 2024. If the Class winner has already qualified the next highest placed eligible competitor not previously qualified can go forward.
RBST qualifying age categories (the age of the child on the day of qualifying)
• Junior Young Shepherd 8 – 12 years
• Senior Young Shepherd 13 – 16 years
It is the handler that qualifies regardless of what sheep breed they are showing.
The Grand Final for the 2024 RBST Young Shepherd competition will take place at the English Winter Fair, Staffordshire County Showground on Saturday 16th November, further details will be provided in each qualifier pack.
The Junior Young Shepherd of the Year will win the Outlane Trophy and the Senior Young Shepherd of the Year will win the Harrison Challenge Trophy. The winners from each class will then compete for the overall Young Shepherd of the Year. The winner of the Junior and Senior category will receive £50 and the Championship Rosette, the Junior and Senior Reserve will receive £25 and Reserve Champion Rosette
2 MV Accredited & 3 Non-MV Accredited
Mr A Lyons (Judge)
Class: 926 Young Sheep Handler - Junior Handler

Description:

Aged 7 years and under.

Prizes: 1st - £10

Price: £0.00
Class: 927 Young Sheep Handler - Junior Handler

Description:

Aged 8 to 12 years.

Prizes: 1st - £10

Price: £0.00
Class: 928 Young Sheep Handler - Senior Handler

Description:

Aged 13 - 16 years.

Prizes: 1st - £10

Price: £0.00