Royal Three Counties 15 – 17 June 2018


Show Judges


Beltex Show Results (Judge: Matthew Burleigh)

Aged Ram Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st H C Jewitt Jewitt
2nd C and L Beck Beckbred
3rd L Elworthy Fingle
4th T Goldsmith Goldsmith

Shearling Ram Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st Sion A Jones Fronarth
2nd H C Jewitt Jewitt
3rd P & C Tippetts Wilodge
4th S Taylor Staddlestone

Ram Lamb Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st P & C Tippetts Wilodge
2nd Sion A Jones Fronarth
3rd T Goldsmith Goldsmith
4th S Taylor Staddlestone

Aged Ewe Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st Emily South Chiltern
2nd Emily South Chiltern
3rd H C Jewitt Jewitts
4th T Goldsmith Goldsmith

Shearling Ewe Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st P & C Tippetts Wilodge
2nd Sion A Jones Fronarth
3rd H C Jewitt Jewitts
4th S Taylor Staddlestone

Ewe Lamb Class

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix
1st T Goldsmith Goldsmith
2nd T Goldsmith Goldsmith
3rd P & C Tippetts Wilodge
4th H C Jewitt Jewitts

Beltex Champions

Category Breed Breeder Name
Supreme Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ewe P & C Tippetts
Reserve Supreme Champion 1st Prize Ram Lamb P & C Tippetts
Male Champion 1st Prize Ram Lamb P & C Tippetts
Reserve Male Champion 2nd Prize Ram Lamb Sion A Jones
Female Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ewe P & C Tippetts
Reserve Female Champion 2nd Prize Shearling Ewe Sion A Jones
Best Lamb 1st Prize Ram Lamb P & C Tippetts
Reserve Best Lamb 2nd Prize Ram Lamb Sion A Jones
Group of Three P & C Tippetts
Best Pair A Neachell

Beltex Report – Royal Three Counties Show (Beltex English National Show) – 15th June 2018

Record numbers of Beltex with 150 entries were placed before Matthew Burleigh at the Royal Three Counties Show.

Matthew commented the standard of the Beltex on show was extremely high a with his champion “a true example of the breed, with exceptional style and very correct, the gimmer caught my eye the minute she entered the ring”.

The champion was from Paul and Christine Tippetts a shearling gimmer Wilodge Chic, sired by the 60,000 gns Beltex breed record priced ram Topflite Al Pacino and out of a Corra dam. Reserve champion also came from the Tippetts with a ram lamb again by Al Pacino and out of a homebred ewe.

A ram lamb Fronarth Dynamite from Sion Jones Fronarth flock was the reserve male champion, this lamb stood supreme champion at the Welsh National Beltex Show at Aberystwyth, the February born lamb is sired by Muirton Buchan Loon and out of Quarrymount Penney. Sion Jones was also awarded the reserve female championship with the second prize shearling ewe Fronarth Classy Girl this being sired by Balbrydie Winston and out of a homebred ewe. Completing a great day for the Fronarth flock Sion Jones won the Shearling Ram Class with a ram again sired by Balbrydie Winston and out of a homebred ewe.

First prize aged ram was Corra Wally from Henry Jewitt, this ram was sired by Beachy Perfection and out of a Corra ewe. First prize aged ewe was from Emily South, Bishops Andromeda sired by Balbrydie Thor and out of a Bishops ewe. First prize ewe lamb was from Tom Goldsmith with a lamb sired by Airyolland Weapon and out of a Stonedge ewe.

The best group of three came from Paul and Christine Tippetts with the best pair from Adam Neachell.

Beltex were again successful winning the overall champion carcass and reserve. The champion carcass was from BJ & SM Powell grading E3L weighing 40 kg liveweight and 21 kg deadweight equating to a 53% killing out.Reserve champion carcass from B Blandford & Sons grading E3L weighing 36 kg liveweight and 21 kg deadweight equating to a 58% killing out