The Great Yorkshire Show is back this year with a variety of farm shows over four days – here’s the full schedule of what to expect.
The Great Yorkshire Show is coming to a close and is scheduled to take place from Tuesday, 12 July to Friday, 15 July.
This year’s event will usher in a new stage, sponsored by Daniel Thwaites and hosted by Christine Talbot. It will feature a different celebrity farmer on each day of the event, including Yorkshire Shepherd Amanda Owen and The Yorkshire Vet star Peter Wright. The Great Yorkshire Show (GYS) stage will be a new addition to the event where you will see some of the top runners compete in the popular cattle competitions. This year can be expected to see animals attracting various international interests.
Rided Hunters: Novices and Waits (HOYS), Rided Hunter Championship
- The new GYS stage show will be presented by Christine Talbot who will interview Adam Henson from 11.30 a.m. to 12.15 p.m. and from 3.30 pm to 4.15 pm, followed by meeting and greetings from 12.30 pm. Peter Wright of Channel 5’s The Yorkshire Weight will also take to the stage with a meet-and-greet from 2.30 pm to 2.15 pm from 1.30 pm to 2.15 pm until 1 pm.
- Riding Ring: Clydesdales, Shires, Cleveland Bay, Irish Draft – Breeding.
- Cattle Rings: Beef Shorthorn National Show and Classes, British Charolais National Show and Classes, Commercial Cattle Classes. – Sheep Rings: MV – Any other pedigree (St/Original), Beltex, Blue Du Maine, Blue Texel, Border Leicester, British Barrichon, British Charolais, Zwartables.
- Pig rings: modern breed class.
- Lambs: non MV – any other pedigree (down, longwool, primitive, hill or heath), butcher lamb, Cloon forest, colored ryland, crossbred commercial lady, Dalesbred, Derbyshire gritstone, Hebridian, Hardwick, Jacob, Leicester Longwood, Lincoln Longwool, Lonk, Wallace Blacknose.
Hunter Breeding and Youngstock, Riding Pony Breeding and Youngstock
- Goat rings: first inspection of milking goats, followed by milking, second milking inspection, IP line up, evening milking. Topspec White Rose Ring: Hunter Breeding and Youngstock, Riding Pony Breeding and Youngstock, Sport Horse Breeding (New for 2022), Veterans, Rided Cobs (HOYS), Rided Maxi Cobs (HOYS), Retrained Racehorses.