Heavy Horses Competition

Incorporating the Silver Spoon Award for the Best Mare/Filly & Best Stallion

Heavy Horses Schedule

Heavy Horse Judge: W Livesay
Entry Fee: £5.00
Prize Money:
1st: £30
2nd: £25
3rd: £15

Shire horse society rules apply in all classes
Best Mare/Filly
Best Stallion
The Grand Parade will be held at 3.00pm in the main ring.
Please keep dogs on a lead at all times around horses.
Exhibitors are reminded that they are to abide by the rules 8 and 9; as stipulated in the showground rules which are:

  • No horse under the age of 4 should be ridden on the show ground
  • Stallions and colts to be handled by competent young handlers

We would like to thank all of our kind sponsors in this sections and to all of the judges who have kindly agreed to attend this years Bury & District Agricultural Show.


  1. Heavy Horse – Best 2 year old Filly or Gelding Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  2. Heavy Horse – Yearling Filly, Colt or Gelding Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  3. Heavy Horse – Best 3 year old or Barren Mare/Gelding Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  4. Heavy Horse – Best Mare to produce a Foal in the current year Gareth Holt Dip WCF
  5. Heavy Horse – Best Foal Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  6. Heavy Horse – Best Vanner Gelding Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  7. Heavy Horse – Best pair of Horses Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  8. Heavy Horse – Local Class Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  9. Heavy Horse – Turnout Pair or Single Heavy Horse Unity Brook Stables
  10. Heavy Horse – Agricultural Turnout Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  11. Heavy Horse – Ridden Heavy Horse Paul Cassin Portrait Artist  
  12. Heavy Horse – Champion

Heavy Horses Entry Form

Pre-entry entry fee £5 per entry.

By checking the box below, you agree to abide by Society rules


Please now send the correct fee to:

Mr Norman Horrocks
25 Earl Road, Ramsbottom, BL0 9EF
Tel: 01706 823718

Please make cheques payable to: BURY & DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY