Simmentals take title at Hadleigh

Having taken the Simmental breed section under judge Paul Clements of Darshams Charolais and Simmental fame, it was no suprise that the Gunther family then went on to take the overall beef title with Thursford Georgina 4 at Hadleigh Show.


Interbreed P and L Gunther’s Thursford Georgina; res, S Coleman’s Longhorn Chalkney Luna.

Hereford D C Smith and Sons’ Laxfield Rugby; res, F W Cook and Son’s Albany Graceful 20.

Simmental P and L Gunther’s Thursford Georgina 4; res, P and L Gunther’s Fircovert Honeysuckle.

Commercial G and H Blythe’s Kyles Double; res, G and M Blythe’s Molly.

Rare and Native Breed S E Coleman’s Longhorn Chalkney Luna; res, A V and A K M St Joseph’s British White Smarden Trinity.

Any other breed J A Wicks’ Charolais Moathall Roney; res, J Rix’s Charolais Rumsden Aussie.

Interbreed S Banks’ Hampshire Down; res, I M Appleyard’s Suffolk.

Suffolk I M Appleyard; res, R Partridge and Son.

Commercial R Partridge and Son; res, S Manning.

Rare Breed E J Cresswell; res, B Lugsden.

Any other breed S Banks’ Hampshire Down; res, N and E Pamplin’s Texel.