Thank you to Jayne Cross for sharing some lovely images with us……. come and see our handlers of the future display their skills on the Sunday of our National Show (17th-19th March). Tickets available Follow us on Instagram to see more lovely images of our wonderful breed, the Shire!       Photographs by kind permission of Jayne Cross

2017 Stallion Inspections

We are pleased to announce that the following stallions are approved by the Society and have passed their recent inspections/re-inspections:- Bodafon Arthur Burlington Park Zak Catwg Welsh Challanger Colloe Grove Conman Colloe Grove Turbo Cotebrook Sgurr Alasdair Cranleigh Joseph Cumeragh House Deano Cumeragh House Thomas Eastcote Excelsus Escrick Supreme Hainton Winky Herkules Supreme Hillmoor Trump Card Histarmoor Athoss Horsmans Aristocrat […] Continue Reading

Mr Heinz Naef

  The Shire Horse Society is very sorry to report the sad passing of Mr Heinz Naef. Mr Naef was a great supporter of the Shire Horse Society and we send our sincere condolence’s to his family.

Stallion Service Books

Applications for Service Books are now being taken.  Please call the office on 01536 771611. All applications must be received by 30th April, 2017.  After this date the fee will double!

Revised Ring Programme

The Shire Horse Society is gearing up for the National Show which will be held indoors at Bingley Hall, Stafford between 17-19 March, 2017. We would be grateful if you would please note that the ring programme has been amended slightly to accommodate the entries in each class.  This is shown below for your information. Please remember that discounted tickets in […] Continue Reading

Stud Books – Back Copies

Stud Books For Sale We have a large stock of Stud Books for sale from the early 1900s.  If you are missing any from your collection please do email us with the year(s) required and we will provide you with a price. Confirmed purchased orders may be collected from the National Shire Horse Show or we can post to you […] Continue Reading

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. 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.