Show Reports

North Somerset Show, May 7th 2018.

Due to unforeseen circumstances for 2 exhibitors, there were only two Guernseys present at this first show of 2018. Judging, was Andrew Thomas and he made the Heifer in calf, Avalon Fernando Linda his Champion with the maiden Heifer Hurdlebrook MLK Meadowsweet in Reserve.

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May 7th, 2018 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Mid Somerset Show wants to hold a Guernsey Class in 2018

Mid Somerset Show to be held on the 19th August 2018 at The Show Fields, Cannards Grave Road,Shepton Mallet, BA4 5RT is hoping to improve and add Breed Specific Classes for Cattle this year, including Guernseys  – please support them if you can.

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January 7th, 2018 | Posted in News Updates, Shows | No Comments

All Breeds All Britain Calf Show 2017. Judges comments now Available.

What a wonderful display of Calves and Showmanship we saw at the ABAB this year. There were Quality calves throughout the classes and the standard of Showmanship was outstanding. Our young members were a credit to their parents and the Breed.

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October 16th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Future Golden Breeders at The S.W. Dairy Show.

The Future Golden Breeders were taking part in the Handling and Calf classes at the S.W. Dairy Show. Judging the calves and handling was Mr Jonny Lockhead of the renowned Kedar Brown Swiss herd. In the handling section there were Any Other Dairy Breed Classes and in the first Class for 18 to 26 year olds we saw the return of an old hand.

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October 6th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

S.W. Dairy Show/National Guernsey Show 2017.

There were eleven exhibitors with 22 cattle in the Wednesday classes at this year’s National Guernsey Show at the Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. Judge for these classes was Mr Colin Evans from Carmarthen. He found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Iceberg Diana a fourth calf cow from Emma Greenslade and bred by Ian Crouch.

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October 5th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

UK Dairy Day, Telford, Shropshire. Wed 13th Sept. Judges comments now available.

The EGCS were delighted to have a Guernsey entry at this year’s UK Dairy Day. Twelve cattle were forward from 7 Exhibitors for Judge David Mann to place. David found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Iceberg Diana owned by the Greenslades in Devon.

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September 15th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

West Show, Guernsey Island.

Congratulations to former EGCS President, Peter Richardson, on winning the Champion Guernsey Cow at the West Show, L’eree, Guernsey Island. His second calf cow, Myrtles Shiraz, was bred by Carol Allett. She is by St Catherine Crystals Rolex (Robin Jamouneau) and out of Myrtles Chardonnay 2.

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August 19th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Yeovil Show 2017

A really good turnout of Guernseys at this year’s Yeovil show saw 12 cattle from five exhibitors. Judging the section was Mark Davis from Tiverton who was impressed with the quality of animals on show. He found his Champion in Bourton Starlight 11th from Hinton Farms.

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July 19th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Royal Cornwall Show 8th-10th June 2017. Judge Duncan Vincent's comments now available.

There were 14 animals forward from 3 exhibitors at this years Royal Cornwall Show. Judge for the Guernsey Breed was Duncan Vincent and an early wet start cleared for the majority of classes. Duncan found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Dynamic Lavender, a second calver now owned by Nicola Bottom.

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June 11th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Royal Bath & West Show 2017.

There were 9 exhibitors with 24 cattle forward for this years Bath & West Show at Shepton Mallet. This turned out to be the best show for Guernseys here for a long time. Judging the classes was Mr Jeff Daw who was very impressed with the standard of cattle on show.

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June 4th, 2017 | Posted in Shows, Uncategorized | No Comments