S & S Murray’s third calver Whiteoaks Julian Flower improved on last year’s champion Jersey spot by scooping the interbreed prize with handler Ollie Dain. “It’s been a tremendous show,” said owner Emma Murray, who plans to head to the Royal Show and local
“This cow is clean boned with a well attached udder fore and rear,” said Canadian judge Brian Sayles. He chose Ian Chave’s
In the beef classes it was the
“This is our first interbreed championship – it feels incredible,” said Mrs Wheeler. By Lino and out of Elite 152, Versace will now head for the Bath and West,
Colin Hutchings’ successful Aberdeen Angus bull Logie Daredevil took the reserve spot. At four years old he has only been beaten once in three years of showing and will next be out at the Bath and West,
In the pig ring Martin Snell continued his winning streak with his Large Black gilt Sock Doreen 169. Having claimed his first ever interbreed title at last year’s Royal Show, this was his first outing since. “I feel fantastic,” he said.
Reserve champion was Malcolm Hicks’ Gloucestershire Old Spot female Windmill Princess Mary 9.
Robert Jordan’s Scottish Blackface sheep impressed judge John Hodge, who placed the breed at the top of the individual, group and pairs championships. “
The champion was a yearling ram, which Mr Jordan said was probably the best he’d ever owned. J A Darke claimed the reserve spot with a Devon & Cornwall Longwool ram.
Interbreed D K Wheeler’s
Limousin; res, Devon.
S A Martin’s bull Elmford Discretion; res, M Cowell’s heifer Barton Camelia.
South Devon W H Sandford’s bull Haughton SAS Joe Louis 1; res, T W C Trudgeon’s heifer Tregoose Buttercup 2.
C J and J L M Hutchings and Sons’ bull Logie Daredevil; res, C J and J L M Hutchings and Sons’ cow Kingsbrompton Miss Ethel.
‘s cow Charlmoor Sarah; res, B T Stamp and M Y Amil’s heifer Kenseypark Liquorice. A Park
Grey S Harrow’s bull Waterfield Perry; res, S Harrow’s Waterfield Melba. Murray
Any Other Pure Beef Breed M R Franklin’s
bull Ash Nik Nak; res, D J Hitchings’ Longhorn bull Ashton Henry. White Park
British Blonde J Harvey’s heifer Hillhead Vivila; res, P J Holman and P M Williams’ Cosden Cherokee.
British Blue E A and D A Ellis’s heifer Trencom Be Bop; res, E A and D A Ellis’s bull Richpill Thomas.
British Charolais H Vooght’s cow Little Bovey Vogue; res, B W J Lavis and W Palmer and Sons’ bull Westcarse Beefy.
British Simmental Boddington Estates’ cow Sterling Michelle’s Rhapsody; res, D B Mills’ heifer Wishful Treasured Whisper.
Commercial N and L Hill’s Grange Valparaiso heifer Quaish Bee; res, C J and J L M Hutchings and Sons’ Charolais cross steer Wor Willie.
Interbreed S and S Murray’s Jersey cow Whiteoaks Julian Flower; res, F H Chave and Son’s
Interbreed Group Jersey; res,
Interbreed Pair Jersey; res,
Interbreed W J Jordan’s Scotch Black-Faced yearling ram; res, J A Darke’s Devon and Cornwall Longwool ram.
Interbreed Group Scottish Blackface; res, Charollais.
Interbreed Pairs Scottish Blackface; res,
Devon Closewool W J Ley’s ram; res, A E Cook’s yearling ram.
Devon & Cornwall Longwool J A Darke’s ram; res, J A Darke’s yearling ewe.
Dorset Horn & Poll
Hampshire Down C J Westlake’s ewe lamb; res, C J Westlake’s ram lamb.
Jacob M M Biggs’ ewe; res, I & E Coates’ aged ram.
Rouge De L’Ouest Garlic UK’s ram; res, Garlic UK’s shearling ewe.
Scottish Blackface W J Jordan’s yearling ram; res, W J Jordan’s yearling ewe.
Shetland R and D Huxter’s ram; res, R and D Huxter’s shearling ewe.
British Charollais D F Daffurn and J Curtis’s aged ewe; res, E A Venner’s aged ram
Lleyn R H S Turner’s aged ram; res, R H S Turner’s shearling ewe.
Berrichon Du Cher K Yeo’s shearling ewe; res, Woodston Manor Partnership’s ram.
Bluefaced Leicester R H S Turner’s shearling ram; res, R H S Turners’ shearling ewe.
Beltex J and K Marshall’s aged ram; res, L Gregory’s ewe lamb.
Leicester M J and V M Pile’s ram; res, S D Martyn’s ram.
Southdown C E Burrough’s ewe; res, A and C Brown’s ram.
British Primitive & Rare Breeds J A Gamblin’s
Galway ram; res, E R Tucker’s British Galway shearling ewe.
Any Other Pure Contintental Breed J W and G Durman’s British Vendeen shearling ewe; res, A J Carter’s Roussin’s aged ram.
Any Other Pure Native Breed W J Jordan’s North Country Cheviot aged ram; res, W J Jordan’s North Country Cheviot aged ewe.
Commercial S Chambers’ Texel cross x
Texel ewe; res, J A Darke’s Texel X Mule x Beltex ewe.
Interbreed P G Snell and Sons’ Large Black gilt Sock Doreen 169; res, M V Hicks’ Gloucestershire Old Spot female Windmill Princess Mary 9.
British Lop M V Hicks’ gilt Windmill Excelsa 24; res, M V Hicks’ gilt Windmill Excelsa 26.