A strong line up of beef judges on offer at this year's Harrogate event, one not to be missed...



Beef cattle

Aberdeen-Angus: Neil Wattie

Beef Shorthorn: Andrew Barrett

Belted Galloway: Kyla Graham

Blonde: David Grant

British Blues: Geraint Williams

Charolais: Mike Massie

Commercial beef: Gwyn Edwards

Galloway: Andrew Hunter Blair

Hereford: Des Kelly

Highland: Willie MacLean

Lincoln Red: Ian McNee

Limousin: Harry Parker

Longhorn: Clive Davies

Simmental: Jim Cowan

Salers: Stephen Maginn

South Devon: Anne Tully

Young handlers: Harvey Wood

Beef championship inter- breed, junior championship, Blythewood beef pairs: George Young

Dairy cattle

Ayrshire: David Christophers

Dairy Shorthorn: Garry Norbury

Jersey: B Etteridge

Holstein: David Wright

Youngstock handlers, maiden heifer championship: Izzy Laird

Championship, inter-breed dairy groups: Alan Timbrell


Any other pedigree continental (MV): Hamish Currie

Any other pedigree Prim/Hill/Heath/Down/Longwool (non-MV): David Duggan

Blue Texel: Rhys Cooke

Bleu du Maine: Calum Cruden

British Berrichon: Rob Davenport

Butchers lambs, Half-bred female cross terminal sire: Steven Dorey

Border Leicester: Richard Evans

Beltex: Mark Jennings

Bluefaced Leicester: Ben Wight

Coloured Ryelands: Carol Bateman

Charollais: Tim Prichard

Clun Forest, Oxford Down: Rex Vincent

Dutch Spotted: Jennifer Aiken

Dalesbred: Michael Carr

Derbyshire Gritstone: Stephen Charles

Dorset Horn/Poll Dorset: Geraint Jones

Hampshire Down: Lucy Heywood

Herdwick: Andrew Nicholson

Hebridean: David Braithwaite

Jacob: Lyndon Trumper

Kerry Hill: Sion Jones

Lonk: Rod Spence

Lleyn: Derek Steen

Lincoln Longwool: Martyn Robinson

Leicester Longwool: A Park

Masham: Raymond Johnson

Mule: Will Sedgley

North Country Cheviot: Ruth Allen

Ryeland: Raymond Aitken

Rough Fell: Sarah Hoggarth

Rouge: Jimmy Redfern

Suffolk: Alan Blair

Shetland: Kate Sharp

Swaledale: Jack Wade

Teeswater: James Gorst

Texels: Steve Nesbitt

Whitefaced Woodland: Jeff Dowey

Wensleydale: John Prescott

Zwartbles: Martin Preston

Young handlers (MV): Jill Perrings

Non-accredited inter-breed championships – supreme and pairs: Dan Bull

Championship (MV), inter-breed sheep pairs championship (MV): Paul Tippetts