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Castlewellan Agricultural Show couldn't happen without our many sponsors.   Please support local businesses - they are at the heart of our communities. 

 

PRINCIPLE SPONSORS

 

EDA MEDIA  EDA Media Group is a company with a portfolio of 5 monthly newspapers that serves Down District, North Down and Ards Borough Council areas and The South Side of Belfast with a combined circulation of 186,849 free monthly newspapers delivered by Royal Mail.  These include The Ards Advertiser, North Down Advertise, South Side Advertiser, East Down Advertiser and The Lisburn Advertiser.

NEWRY, MOURNE AND DOWN DISTRICT COUNCIL  serving a population of 171,500  to provide civic leadership, deliver local services and ensure that the district develops in a way that increases prosperity and quality of life for local residents. 

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENT & RURAL AFFAIRS NI REGIONAL FOOD PROGRAMME - promoting the profile of quality regional food 

 

 

PRINCIPLE SPONSORS

EDA MEDIA

NEWRY, MOURNE AND DOWN DISTRICT COUNCIL 

DAERA NI REGIONAL FOOD PROGRAMME

 

SECTION SPONSORS 

HORSES

 

NFU MUTUAL INSURANCE (MID DOWN) – AGRICULTURAL HORSES

JOANNE ORR CARRIAGES, BALLYWARD - AGRICULTURAL HORSES

MARTIN MC CANN ACCIDENT REPAIR – NTB YOUNG STOCK

ANNE MATEER & FAMILY – 2 YO TB YOUNG STOCK

ENGLISHS BAR CASTLEWELLAN – MC SHERRY PERPETUAL TROPHY CHAMPIONSHIP

T S FOODS CASTLEWELLAN – BROOD MARE PREMIUM CLASS

MURDOCK SADDLERY DRUMBO– HALF BRED BREEDERS CHAMPIONSHIP

MOUNT PLEASANT PONY TREKKING AND HORSE RIDING - CHAMPION IRISH DRAUGHT

SLANEY PARK STUD- CHAMPION AND RESERVE CHAMPION BRROD MARE WITH FOAL AT FOOT

BOTANICA CREAM INTERNATIONAL - CHAMPION FOAL OF THE SHOW

AUTOGRID - YOUNG HORSE CHAMPIONSHIP

BAILEYS HORSE FEEDS – FILLY CHAMPIONSHIP

CARLISLE FUELS BALLYNHHINCH – CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS

P TURLEY & SONS BALLYWARD – CHAMPION  RIDDEN HUNTER

SABBINI TILES BANBRIDGE - YOUNG HORSE WORKING HUNTER

BURRENDALE HOTEL AND COUNTRY CLUB NEWCASTLE – OPEN WORKING HUNTER CHAMPIONSHIP

FRESH FOODS CASTLEWELLAN – NOVICE WORKING HUNTER

CENTRAL GARAGES – WORKING HUNTER PONY

WADSWORTH OF NEWCASTLE – DRIVING & HACKNEY

MOSSVALE RIDING CLUB - UNAFFILITATED JUMPING

 DR YVONNE CANAVAN - CHAMPION DONKEY

THOMAS MAGILL - DRIVING CLASSES

MARY SLIEVEWRIGHT - YOUNG HANDLERS 

CATTLE

COGENT BREEDING LTD - TRAVEL FOR DAIRY SECTION

DAVID G RANKIN, EDENKENNEDY AGRICULTURAL CONSULTANCY - CATTLE PARADE

LINDEN FOODS – SUPREME BEEF CHAMPIONSHIP

DRAYNE FAMILY – NATIVE AND ANY OTHER TRADITIONAL BREED OF CATTLE CHAMPIONSHIP

EDA MEDIA - INTERBREED YOUNG BULL CHAMPIONSHIP

BANK OF IRELAND – YOUNG BEEF HEIFER CHAMPIONSHIP

JOHN THOMPSON & SONS LTD – BEEF PAIRS CHAMPIONSHIP

BALLINASKEAGH GRAINS BANBRIDGE - SIMMENTAL SECTION

IVOMEC - SIMMENTAL 'PAIR OF THE YEAR' CHAMPIONSHIP

DANSKE BANK - SIMMENTAL 'BULL OF THE YEAR' CHAMPIONSHIP

CASTLE VETERINARY GROUP CASTLEWELLAN ; NI LIMOUSIN CATTLE CLUB ; A I SERVICES BALLYCRAIGY – LIMOUSIN CLASSES

WD JORDAN & SONS SAINTFIELD ;  AI SERVICES BALLYCRAIGY– CHAROLAIS CLASSES

DOWNAPTRICK CO-OP MARKETING LTD ; FRANCES SLOAN, SLOAN RENT A LOO – HEREFORD CLASSES

O’HARES EUROSPAR MAYOBRIDGE ; AI SERVICES BALLYCRAIGY  – BRITISH BLONDE CLASSES

BANK OF IRELAND - NI BLONDE CALF CHAMPIONSHIP

FIRST TRUST BANK ; FS HERRON  – ABERDEEN ANGUS

HILLTOWN ATTESTED SALES ;  EAST DOWN FARMERS ; OMC SURFACING – BRITISH BLUE CLASSES

OMC SURFACING – BRITISH BLUE PAIRS CHAMPIONSHIP

BANK OF IRELAND -  BRITISH BLUE YOUNG BULL CHAMPIONSHIP

ULSTER BANK ; JOHNSTON GILPIN – SALER CLASSES

BLACK BERRY HILL FARM – EUROPEAN ANGUS CLASSES

BANK OF IRELAND ; G A ALLEN – BEEF SHORTHORN CLASSES

ABP NEWRY ; J S REID & SONS – CROSSBRED COMMERICAL CLASSES

JUBLIEE VETERINARY CENTRE NEWTOWNARDS ; BURKES OF CORNASCRIEBE – IRISH MOILED CLASSES

DEXTER SOCIETY ; TRADITIONAL FARM & LIVESTOCK FOUNDATION ;TRANSBUILD IRELAND  – DEXTER CLASSES

TRANSBUILD IRELAND LTD – NATIVE & TRADITIONAL CATTLE BREEDS

 F S HERRON – JUNIOR HANDLERS

 

 

DAIRY CLASSES:

COGENT BREEDING LTD

LAKELAND

NATIONAL MILK RECORDS

NUTRIBIO

ALL TECH

AI SERVICES

UNITED FEEDS

GENUS 

JOSEPH MORTON LTD

 

SHEEP SECTION

DANSKE BANK - INTERBREED CHAMPIONSHIP

RATHFRILAND FARMERS CO-OP – BREED PROMOTIONS

ULSTER WOOLS GROUP – FLEECE CLASSES

BRITISH WOOL MARKETING BOARD – NATIONAL GOLDEN FLEECE COMPETITION

NORBROOK – PAIR OF EWE LAMBS CHAMPIONSHIP

EDA MEDIA – BEST INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE

LEN MCCOY KATESBRIDGE – BORDER LEICESTER CLASSES

DANSKE BANK – HAMPSHIRE DOWN CLASSES

EDA MEDIA ; SOUTH DOWN FEEDS RATHFRILAND ; TEXEL SHEEP SOCIETY ; NI TEXEL BREEDERS CLUB – TEXEL CLASSES

MILESTONE RATHFRILAND ; ALPHA QUARRY PRODUCTS – SUFFOLK CLASSES

TRACTORMATIC ; VETERINARY CLINIC RATHFRILAND ; CYDECTIN (JOE CRAWFORD) – ILE DE FRANCE CLASSES

F S HERRON – BLUE FACED LEICESTER CLASSES

JA WEIR & SONS ENGINEERS BALLYRONEY ; CO DOWN SWEEPS – KERRYHILL CLASSES

GREENMOUNT COUNTRY STORES ; ALPHA QUARRY PRODUCTS ; ANDREW E FRAZER & SONS – CHAROLLAIS CLASSES

ALPHA QUARRY PRODUCTS SEAFORDE - ROUGE DE L'QUEST CLASSES

HILLTOWN FARMERS ATTESTED SALES LTD – PERTH TYPE BLACKFACE CLASSES

GLEN FARM SUPPLIES ANTRIM ; MOURNE SHEEP BREEDERS ASSOCIATION NI – MOURNE BLACKFACE SHEEP CLASSES

CRAIG WILSON, COUNTRY AUCTION MART, AYR – NEWTONSTEWART BLACKFACE CLASSES

J D O’HARE ; ALPHA QUARRY PRODUCTS SEAFORDE– DORSET CLASSES

JOHN MCCARTAN CONTRACTOR CASTLEWELLAN – BELTEX CLASSES

GERARD MAGINN CHEMIST NEWCASTLE ; VETERINARY CLINIC RATHFRILAND – MULE CLASSES

SINCLAIR MAGILL (JOSPEH WALLS) FERTILIZERS HILLTOWN – GREYFACE CLASSES

JA MCCLELLAND & SONS BALLYMENA – LLEYN CLASSES

BCF TECHNOLOGY – ZWARTBLE CLASSES

FRANCIS SLOAN, RENT A LOO – VENDEEN CLASSES

ALPHA QUARRY PRODUCTS SEAFORDE - ANY OTHER PEDIGREE BREED

DOWN COUNTY LIVESTOCK MARKET - BUTCHER'S LAMBS

MR ERIC WRIGHT – SHEEP YOUNG HANDLERS

 

 

 

HOME INDUSTRIES

MAGINN BROS, CASTLEWELLAN

FERGUSON’S IRISH LINEN, BANBRIDGE

J.SHILLIDAY (HARDWARE) CASTLEWELLAN

LIDL NI

JAMES NEILL LTD

SLIEVE DONARD HOTEL NEWCASTLE

KANE ENGINEERING & TRAILERS BALLYNAHINCH

JAMES WILSON & SON, AUCTIONEERS/VALUERS NEWCASTLE/CASTLEWELLAN

JW MCCALL (SUPPLIES) LTD CLOUGH

BLUE BEANS CASTLEWELLAN

VI BELL

BARBICAN SUPERVALU, NEWCASTLE

WALTER WATSON ENGINEERING LTD

ISA QUALIFIERS

NEWRY MOURNE & DOWN DISTRICT COUNCIL

FOSTERS CHOCOLATES

TARGET DRY, BELFAST

BARNEY RICE & SHANE

AB INTERIORS

SWEET BITES, CHRISTOPHER MCCREEDY

 

DOG AGILITY

FEEDWELL CASTLEWELLAN

DUSTY'S PLACE DOG FRIENDLY SELF CATERING DONEGAL 

 

PIG SECTION

WALTER WATSON ENGINEERING LTD

 

PYGMY GOATS

NI PYGMY GOAT CLUB

 

GOAT SECTION

THE DEALER

NI GOAT CLUB

 

POULTRY

JOHN THOMPSON & SONS

PATRICK MURPHY, POULTRY DEALER


RABBIT SECTION

MSD ANIMAL HEALTH

 

BEST TRADE STANDS

TRACTORMATIC

ABERNETHY BUTTER          

 

MOST APPROPRIATELY DRESSED LADY AND GENT

MAGOWANS LADIES FASHION BALLYNAHINCH

HASTINGS HOTELS

MILLBROOK LODGE HOTEL BALLYNAHINCH

WADSWORTH

DOWN ROYAL RACECOURSE

STEPHEN WATSON, THE FLOWER SHOP BALLYNAHINCH

 

NFU MUTUAL INSURANCE (MID DOWN) -  NI STICK CARVERS

BANK OF IRELAND - CO DOWN YOUNG FARMERS EVENTS

KANE TRAILERS BALLYNAHINCH - MAKE A SCARECROW

PAWFECT DOGGIE TREATS ; FOSTERS CHOCOLATES - SMALL FAMILY PET COMPETITION

         

JUDGES

P&O FERRIES