The Society is deeply saddened to report the passing of its most respected former Field Officer, Mr John Ward. John passed peacefully on 22nd September 2020. We send our most sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Ward Family and close friends of John. A wonderful ambassador for the breed, John was a much loved and well known character both at […] Continue Reading
The Society is currently working towards the delivery of the National Shire Horse Show in 2021. The show was very sadly cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19 and as such, the Society is keen to avoid a similar scenario. Therefore, the Society can announce that the show for 2021 will move to a new venue and will be outdoors. The […] Continue Reading
Schools out for Summer!Children can get close to Shire horses and other animals on a fun day out visiting one of the Shire Horse Society’s Approved Centres. Operating under Government Covid-19 Guidelines please click here for the for the list of centres. Please remember to check opening times and if tickets need to be purchased prior to your visit.
The Society would like to thank all those members and breeders who submitted photographs of their Shires during the lockdown period for our Online Show 2020. You all truly entered into the spirit of the event and we hope you enjoyed the Show! See you all next year at the National Shire Horse Show at Bingley Hall, Stafford, ST18 0BD […] Continue Reading
With Covid-19 forcing the cancellation of Shows up and down the country including the Society’s National Shire Horse Show, many organised online events for all to enjoy. The Shire Horse Society held their online Show in July 2020 and they invite you to enjoy their two videos showing the various classes held. The 2021 National Shire Horse Show will be […] Continue Reading
With Covid-19 forcing the cancellation of Shows up and down the country including the Society’s National Shire Horse Show, many organised online events for all to enjoy. The Shire Horse Society held their online Show in July 2020 and they invite you to enjoy their three videos showing the various classes held. The 2021 National Shire Horse Show will be […] Continue Reading
Online Show Results – Part 1Classes 1-6 are now available to watch on our YouTube Channel. Please remember to subscribe to see more videos from the Shire Horse Society. Thank you to all those who took part.
The Online Show results will be published soon. Please keep an eye on Facebook and our website for further details! Photo credit: Real Time Imaging
Entries close date now extended to Sunday 19th July (noon). Please see schedule below. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PNST3XJ
The Society is deeply saddened to announce the passing of former Deputy President and Treasurer Mr Peter Roberts. Mr Roberts and his connection to the Shire Horse Society brought him great pleasure and his contribution to the Society and support of the breed were an important part of his life. Whilst the Roberts family were historically deeply involved in the […] Continue Reading
Photo credit: Carol Stevens Photography The Society is pleased to inform members that a Special News Edition e-newsletter has been sent out today to all those members we hold an email address for. Those members who don’t receive the message can supply us with their email address and a copy will be sent. Send updates to firstname.lastname@example.org #checkyourjunkbox
The Society is delighted to run an online show in 2020. Our National Show was sadly one of the first victims of the COVID-19 pandemic and as such we wish to provide a chance for our dedicated breeders, owners and members to showcase their animals. The show will be judged on 24th July and we will produce a video of […] Continue Reading