Main Ring Programme 

Planning for Nottinghamshire County Show 2017 is underway and we will update the website soon.  

In 2016 we had an exciting and interesting Main Ring programme with plenty of action and thrills for all the family.  For an idea of what you can look forward to at the Show:

SATURDAY 14 MAY 2016 

8am

Ridden Hunters

11am

Private Driving

With pre-judging in Ring G at 10am

12noon

Heavy Horse Turnout Teams

With pre-judging at 11.30am

12.30pm

YFC – Lawn Mower Racing

The most fun you can have with a lawnmower!

1.00pm

Portsmouth Action Field Gun display

Competitive Field Gun runs, racing a senior flat run crew with ex-Royal Tournament 12-pounder guns and limbers against recently trained Cadet Maritime gun crews trained by the Portsmouth staff.

1.30pm

Agricultural Heritage Display

Grain Harvesting through the ages 

2.15pm

YFC – Lawn Mower Racing

Yet more fun with a lawnmower!

2.45pm

Leicester Tigers ‘Big Boot’

A unique half-time competition which launches the ball high up into the sky, making it the most challenging catch you'll ever have to make!

3.15pm

Portsmouth Action Field Gun display

Competitive Field Gun runs, racing a senior flat run crew with ex-Royal Tournament 12-pounder guns and limbers against recently trained Cadet Maritime gun crews trained by the Portsmouth staff.

3.45pm

Grove & Rufford Hounds

4.30pm

Heavy Horse Turnout Pairs

With pre-judging at 3.45pm

5.15pm

Mounted Pony Games

 

TIME TBC

Flypast by BBMF – Spitfire

 

SUNDAY 15 MAY 2016

8.45am

Shires In Hand

9.15am

Clydesdale In Hand

Percherons In Hand

Suffolk In Hand

11.00am

Supreme Heavy Horse In Hand Championship

11.30am

Leicester Tigers ‘Big Boot’

A unique half-time competition which launches the ball high up into the sky, making it the most challenging catch you'll ever have to make!

12noon

Portsmouth Action Field Gun display

Competitive Field Gun runs, racing a senior flat run crew with ex-Royal Tournament 12-pounder guns and limbers against recently trained Cadet Maritime gun crews trained by the Portsmouth staff.

12.30pm

Agricultural Heritage Display

Grain Harvesting through the ages

1.15pm – 2.30pm

Heavy Horse Turnout Trade Singles

Followed by Heavy Horse Agricultural Turnouts

2.30pm

Portsmouth Action Field Gun display

Competitive Field Gun runs, racing a senior flat run crew with ex-Royal Tournament 12-pounder guns and limbers against recently trained Cadet Maritime gun crews trained by the Portsmouth staff.

3pm

The Cuddy In-Hand Supreme Qualifying Championship

3.30pm

The Grand Parade

4.15pm

Mounted Pony Games

TIME TBC

Flypast by BBMF – Spitfire

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Exhibitor news

THE SHOW GOES ON  ... but in the light of the recent DEFRA TB pre and post movement policy which came into operation on 6 April we have written to all our cattle exhibitors to make absolutely certain that everyone is aware of the salient points that will have an immediate impact on this year’s show.

We are pleased to announce that the British Goat Society will be awarding the BARONESS BURDETT-COUTTS Challenge Cup for the best qualifying Inspection-Production Goat over two years old and theEGERTON PERPETUAL Challenge Trophy for the AN securing highest points in Inspection and Milking.

These special awards are in addition to the rosettes and certificates annually awarded

Please note:

Junior Beef Cattle Championships classes s829 - s833
Conditions should read - for animals born on or after 1st January 2015

Pure Bred Beef Championship & Special Awards classes s834 - s836
Conditions should read - for animals born on or before 31 December 2014