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SHOWS WITH OXFORD DOWN CLASSES

One of the best ways to see some quality Oxford Down sheep and meet members of the Association is to visit a show which has Oxford Down classes. Breeders will be pleased to discuss any aspect of the breed or the Association in the sheep lines after judging. The following table lists those shows which have classes for Oxford Down sheep.

Name of ShowLocationApproximate DateMV Accreditation StatusContact Number
Royal Bath & West ShowShepton Mallet, SomersetLate May/early JuneMV and non-MV classes(01749) 822200
Royal Three Counties ShowMalvern, WorcestershireMid JuneMV and non-MV classes(01684) 584900
Royal Norfolk Show Norwich, NorfolkLate June/early JulyMV and non-MV classes(01603) 748931
Great Yorkshire ShowHarrogate, North YorkshireMid JulyNon-MV classes(01423) 546231
Driffield ShowDriffield, East YorkshireMid JulyMV and non-MV classes(01377) 257494
Anglesey County ShowIsle of AngleseyMid AugustMV and non-MV classes(01407) 720072
Moreton-in-Marsh ShowMoreton-in-Marsh, GlosEarly SeptemberMV and non-MV classes(01608) 651908
Oxon County & ThameThame, Oxfordshire Mid SeptemberMV and non-MV classes(01844) 212737
Newbury Show Thatcham, Berkshire Mid SeptemberMV and non-MV classes(01635) 247111
Masham Sheep FairMasham, North YorkshireLate SeptemberMV and non-MV classes(01765) 689300

Champion Oxford Down shearling ewe and ram lamb at the Royal Show