2017 Membership Mailing

The membership mailing was sent out on Friday, 10th February, 2017 to all current members of the Shire Horse Society.  This mailing includes your annual membership badge(s) which will gain you entry to the National Shire Horse Show (17-19 March) along with the Annual Report and Accounts 2016, AGM notice and Council voting form. Membership renewals can be made by […] Continue Reading

Trade Stands

We have some fantastic trade stands coming to our National Show between 17-19th March, 2017. There is space for some more, so if you would like to join us please call the office on 01536 771611  

Meet Bake Off’s Val!

The Society’s Annual Dinner takes place on the Friday evening of the Show (17th March).  Our guest speaker is Val Stones who was a very popular Bake Off contestant on last year’s Show. Both members and non-members are invited to book their tickets in advance by calling 01536 771611 or simply download the form and send it to us with […] Continue Reading

Mr J G Durrans

We are very sorry to announce the sad passing of Mr Geoffrey Durrans. He was a member of the Society and a great supporter of the breed. The funeral will take place on Friday, 3rd February, 2017 at Cawthorne Church at 11am. The Shire Horse Society sends their condolences to Mr Durrans family.

Membership Renewal

We will be sending the membership badges out shortly. If you have not renewed your membership please do so as soon as possible to ensure your free entry to the 2017 National Show. http://www.shire-horse.org.uk/about-us/membership/ or call the office on 01536 771611. Thank you.

New Merchandise Coming to the Show!

The Shire Horse Society will be selling their merchandise at this year’s National Shire Horse Show. We have new stock including “limited editions” so please do visit the stand in the main entrance and check it out! Discounted tickets to the Show can be purchased by clicking here. Thank you.  

Horse Entries Closing Date

Reminder to horse exhibitors….entries for the National Shire Horse Show close tomorrow, 27th January, 2017. All forms are available via our website. Completed official entry forms with card details can be emailed to info@shire-horse.org.uk. Thank you.

National Shire Horse Show – Traffic Information

We have been made aware that both the Stafford Horse Trials and the Stafford Half-Marathon race will be taking place at the same time as our National Show at Stafford. Please note the Stafford Horse Trials runs in the adjacent fields over the weekend and the half-marathon race will be held on Sunday, 19th March around the roads of Stafford, […] Continue Reading

Bake Off Star to Join us at National Show

BAKE OFF STAR VAL TO SHINE AT THE ANNUAL DINNER We are pleased to announce that the very popular Bake Off contestant Val Stones will be our Guest Speaker at the Annual Dinner on Friday, 17th March at Stafford County Showground.   The loveable star of the baking programme will be treating diners to tales of her baking adventures during the […] Continue Reading

The Blindley Heath Heavy Horse and Country Show

The South Eastern Shire Horse Association will be holding The Blindley Heath Heavy Horse and Country Show on 30 April and 1st May 2017.  Full details are shown below by clicking the link. SESHA Advert 2017

London Harness Horse Parade

The London Harness Horse Parade will be held on Easter Monday, 17th April, 2017 at the South of England Showground. Further details please click on the poster below. 2017 Harness Horse Parade

Ridden Classes

Please remember that all riders entered in the Ridden Classes at the 2017 National Show must be paid up members of the Shire Horse Society. Thank you.