With pedigree and commercial cattle entries up on last year, it was little surprise that a beef exhibitor triumphed overall at Newark and Notts Show.

Having taken the Limousin championship the day before, Galloway and Limousin breeders David and Mary Cormack of Thirsk took the interbreed championship with three-year-old Greenhill Viper.

For extensive coverage, complete with pictures of various section champions, visit our Taking Stock Blog, where you can also keep up to date with all the latest happenings in the show and market rings.