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Frequently Asked Questions

All tickets can be purchased upon arrival at the event.

Adults: £8

Youth (12-18 year olds): £5

Under 12's: FREE (when accompanied by an adult)

RUAS Members: FREE when a valid membership card is presented.

The new timetable for this year’s event is as follows. Please note, that calves will now be sold first at 4.45pm, followed by lambs at 6.15pm and cattle at 7.00pm.

Cattle exhibitors should arrive at the showgrounds from 6am-9am on Tuesday 21st November 2023 and lamb exhibitors should arrive from 10.30am-11.30am. All exhibitors should enter the showgrounds via Gate 1 (Halftown Road).

All bullock calves must weigh 200-380kg.

All heifer calves must weigh 200-340kg.


Cattle weighing will commence at 8.30am and finish at 10.00am sharp.

Lambs will be weighed as they arrive with the weigh bridge facility ending at 11.30am sharp.

Exhibitors who bring lambs and cattle may arrive earlier but are responsible for bringing their lambs to the weighing at 11am. Please see page 21 of the Prize Schedule for further information.

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2022 reserve  Supreme Champion

2022 reserve Supreme Champion

2022 Reserve Champion Simmental

2022 Reserve Champion Simmental

2022 Champion Simmental

2022 Champion Simmental

2022 Best Pair Of Texel Over 42

2022 Best Pair Of Texel Over 42

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