Quality Throughout for the HDSBA National Show

Royal Three Counties Show again played host to the 2024 HDSBA National Show with great entries coming from Cornwall to Dumfries. The biggest class of the day saw 21 ewe lambs, with 18 shearling ewes and 16 trimmed ram lambs, all an impressive sight for those that stopped to watch....

Northern Ireland Club National Show

National show 2024 Judge: Klaus Soenen from the LIMETREE Flock in Belgium. A fantastic turn out of sheep for the Northern Irish National Show held at Armagh Show. Champion went to Peter Lawson GLENBROOK shearling ram and Reserve was Rodney Wilson AIMNEY Ram Lamb Thank you to Connolly's RED MILLS and Animax for...

Balmoral Show Results

Congratulations to John & Olive Mercer MOYBRICK for winning the Champion at Balmoral Show with the winner from the untrimmed ram lamb class Moybrick 79N2301567 Judge Adrian Rundle TREWORTHAL Flock from Cornwall said of his Champion 'The ram lamb was a strong lamb with great size and stretch with excellent wool,...

Flock Competition Results

The results of the 2023 Flock Competition were announced at this weekends AGM in Halifax. Judge, Geert Dehaese from Belgium spent two weeks travelling from Devon to Inverness to Suffolk judging the 37 flocks. Champion Flock went to Kevin & Anna McCarthys BALLYCREELLY Flock from Co Down, Northern Ireland and Reserve...

Royal Welsh Winners

It was a ram lamb from Harry Elsden's HERTFORD flock that beat off stiff competition to win the Royal Welsh 2023. Judge, Allen McFadden from the ASHLEY flock in Northern Ireland had the difficult job with 17 ram lambs to sort out along with many other big classes showing the...

Juniors take the top awards at the Highland Show

Juniors to the fore proving the future of the breed is in safe hands with two young Members taking the top honours with their ewe lamb on their first trip to the Highland with Hampshires. Eilidh and Innes MacKinnon from the GLEN ETIVE Flock, Berwick on Tweed are just wee lambs...

What A Fabulous National Show!

Numbers and quality were on show at Royal Three Counties for the HDSBA National Show and served as a great advert for the breed. 153 sheep were entered which was the second largest number from one breed at the show which is fantastic seeing as many other associations held their National...

The Sun Shone on the Northern Irish National Show

Champion - Untrimmed Ram Lamb from ASHLEY flock The sun shone for the Hampshire down National show 2023, seeing nearly 90 sheep attending. Judge Mr Harry Elsden of the HERTFORD Flock, Welwyn, England made the journey over. Harry is a keen Hampshire Down breeder and a Butcher by trade. He very...

Hampshires sweep the board at Suffolk Show

Hampshire and interbreed champion from Harry Elsden. Harry Elsdens HERTFORD Ewe Lamb 98Z23010138 swept the board at Suffolk Show not only winning a strong Hampshire section but also winning the Interbreed Sheep title too. Sired by the Champion from the Premier Sale last year, St Paul Darkfruit and out of a...

Royal Bath & West Show

A tremendous achievement when three Hampshire Groups went out for the Interbreed Team of Six Competition with the centre six gaining a second in the shortwool section. Well done Breeders!

Breed Champion and Female Champion: Adrian Rundles shearling ewe TREWORTHAL B832200318 sired by Graylen Churchill and out of a home bred...