Nidderdale Ewe takes Championship at Great Yorkshire

Judge John Owens made the long trip from his Herefordshire home to the Great Yorkshire Show and was rewarded with a good number of sheep to judge from 10 exhibitors.  Overall champion was the female champion, a homebred yearling ewe from Andrew Fisher’s Nidderdale flock with the male champion, a two year old ram from the Fairfax flock of Louise Barritt standing reserve.  Reserve male champion was Chris Adamson’s ram lamb from his Whitfield flock and reserve female was the second prize yearling ewe from the Cardington Flock of Dean and Katie Whybrow.

 

Overall Champion yearling ewe exhibited by Andrew Fisher
Overall Reserve Champion 2 year old Ram exhibited by Louise Barritt
Reserve Female Champion shearling ewe exhibited by Dean & Katie Whybrow
Reserve Male Champion ram lamb exhibited by Chris Adamson

 

A new class this year was for Kerry Hill fleeces and this was won by Linda Burrows

 

Results

Ram Shearling and Over
1st Mrs H L Barritt
2nd Mr A J Fisher
3rd Mr & Mrs D Whybrow
Ram Lamb
1st Mr C G Adamson
2nd Mrs L L Burrows
3rd Mrs A V Wilson
Ewe  Shearling and Over
1st Mr A J Fisher
2nd Mr & Mrs D Whybrow
3rd Mr C G Adamson
Ewe Lamb
1st Mr A J Fisher
2nd Mr & Mrs D Whybrow
3rd Mr A J Fisher
Group of 3
1st Mr C G Adamson
2nd Mr A J Fisher
3rd Mr & Mrs D Whybrow
Champion Female Mr A J Fisher (Shearling Ewe)
Reserve Champion Female Mr & Mrs D Whybrow (Shearling Ewe)
Champion Male Mrs H L Barritt (Adult Ram)
Reserve Champion Male Mr C G Adamson (Ram Lamb)
Breed Champion Mr A J Fisher (Shearling Ewe)
Reserve Breed Champion Mrs H L Barritt (Adult Ram)
Fleece Class 

Judges: Mr D Swinton/Mr I Brooksbank

1st Mrs L L Burrows
2nd Mr A J Fisher
3rd Mr & Mrs D Whybrow
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