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Judge JJ Farrell from Co Longford,
R A Bradstock and Partners from Tarrington, Herefordshire, took overall championship with Free Town Dictator, a 22 month old bull. Dictator also has success at the Royal this year, where he took the overall junior championship.
R A Bradstock and partners also took away the junior male championship with Free Town Eloquent and the best groups of five and three followed by the best pairs of calves.
Reserve supreme was 28th month old Haven Cavalier, bred by Edward Lewis of E L Lewis and Son, Herefordshire.
Mr Farrell said “there was little to choose between two excellent cattle, both were great ambassador to the breed, everything you want in a modern