Qualifying rounds for the 2018 Young Shepherd of the Year will be held at the following shows with and qualifier and the finals being held this year at Countryside Live at the Great Yorkshire Showground in October.

If you have qualified for the Young Shepherd Final, please complete the form below and send back to [email protected] by the 30th September.


Countryside Live Class Information

Nottingham County Show May 12th - 13th
Devon Country Show, Exeter May 17th - 10th
Royal Welsh Spring Festival, Builth Wells May 19th - 20th
Hertfordshire County Show, Redbourn May 26th - 27th
Staffordshire County Show May 30th - 31st
Royal Bath & West Show, Shepton Mallet May 30th - June 2nd
Country Fest, Westmorland Showground June 2nd - 3rd
Royal Cornwall Show, Wadebridge June 7th - 9th
South of England Show, Ardingley June 7th - 9th
Royal Three Counties Show, Malvern June 15th - 17th
Royal Cheshire Show, Knutsford June 20th - 21st
Royal Norfolk Show, Norwich June 27th - 28th
Great Yorkshire Show, Harrogate July 10th - 12th
Garstang Show, Preston August 4th
Aylsham Show, Norwich August 27th
Hope Show, High Peak August 27th
Royal County of Berkshire Show, Newbury September 15th - 16th
Countryside Live, Great Yorkshire Showground October 20th - 21st
Scottish Smallholder, Forfar October 28th

For more information about young handler classes please contact the shows directly for their rules and regulations