Showday Timetable

Times stated are approximate and competitors should be ready to enter the ring prior to these times.

Main Ring

TimeClass NumberEvent
07:45150-152 & ChCobs-Maxi, Light & Heavyweight
153Amateur Hunter
154-156 & ChRidden Hunters, Light, Middle & Heavy Weight
10.30Shetland Pony Grand National
157-158 & ChPrivate Driving Concours D'Elegance
12.15Monster Trucks
13.15Heavy Horse Parade and Mountain & Moorland Champions
13.45Hunts Display
14.15Side Saddle Custome Concours D'Elegeance (Presentation)
14.30Cattle Parade
15.00Shetland Pony Grand National
15.40Trade Stands Presentation
15.45Monster Trucks
16.30Vintage Tractors Display
17:15"Sunset" - Cornet player
17:15Close of show

Ring Two

TimeClass NumberEvent
07:30Course walk for classes
07.45159Local Working Hunter
160-161Local Working Hunter Pony
162Retrained Racehorse Challenge
163Mounted Fancy Dress Competition (Pre judging may occur in collecting ring if time is short)
11.30Inter Hunt Relay
12:30Ring Closed
13.00164Side Saddle Costume Concours D'Elegance pre-judging
13.30165-166 + ChOpen Ridden Coloured (CHAPS)
14.30167-168 + CHRiding Horse - Large and Small
169Foreign Breeds In-Hand
16.00Ring Closed

Ring Three

TimeClass NumberEvent
08:00170-171 + ChHeavy Horse Ridden - Pure and Part
172Any Other Breed of Heavy Horse In Hand
173 - 178 + ChShires In-Hand
11.00179Side Saddle Equitation
180Side Saddle Concours D'Elegance
181Novice Cobs
182Small Hunter
183Irish Draughts
14.30184 - 185 + ChRidden Mountain & Moorland
186 - 187 + ChRidden Mountain & Moorland

Ring Four

TimeClass NumberEvent
08:00188- 189+ ChArabs In-Hand
190 - 191 + ChShow Ponies In-Hand – NPS
192Arabs Ridden
10.00193 - 198 + ChBritish Miniature
11.00199Unaffiliated Riding Horse
200CHAPS Youngstock
201 - 202 + ChIn-Hand Coloured – CHAPS
13.00203 - 205 + ChSenior in Hand (SSADL)
14.30206 - 201 + ChSports Horse In-Hand
16.00211Unaffiliated Coloured Horse & Pony Ridden
212Foreign Breeds Ridden
213Unaffiliated Coloured Horse & Pony In-hand

Ring Five

TimeClass NumberEvent
08:00214 - 221Mountain & Moorland In-Hand (Welsh A, B, C & D)
222 - 225 + ChMountain & Moorland In Hand (Fell, Highland, Dales, and New Forest)
226M&M Bred In-Hand
2287Young Handler
11.30Rings 5 & 6 amalgamate
Sue Rees M&M Championship
12.00228Unaffiliated Riding Club Horse and Pony
12.30229RoR Jockey Club Novice Show Series
230 + ChRoR Amateur Ridden Show Series
231RoR Open In-Hand Show Series
232 - 234 + ChSenior Ridden (SSADL)

Ring Six

TimeClass NumberEvent
08:00235 - 242 + ChMountain & Moorland In-Hand (Shetland)
243 - 225 + ChMountain & Moorland In-Hand (Exmoor, Connemara and Dartmoor)
11.30Ring Closes and is amalgamated with Ring 5


8.30Cattle judging starts in all cattle rings
14.30Cattle Parade in Main Ring


10.00Sheep judging starts in all sheep rings
12.00Judging of Sheep Champions
14.30Judging wool on hoof
15.30Judging Sheep Young Handlers
16.00Sheep & Pig presentation of Cups & Awards


9.00Weighing of Commercial Pigs
9.30Judging of Breeding Pig classes followed by Championships
11.30Pig Young Handler classes
14.00Commercial Pig classes followed by Championships
16.00Sheep & Pig presentation of Cups and Awards

Country Ways

10.00Gun Dog Display United Retriever Club (Southern Area)
10.30Terrier Racing – organised by Sussex Young Farmers Club
11.15Sheep Dogs & Ducks Display – Chris Jupp of Appledore
11.45Working Horse Display – 1066 Working Cobs of Ninfield
12.15Vintage Tractor Parade
13.00 Birds of Prey Flying Display - Sussex Falconry of Mayfield
14.00Terrier Racing – organised by Sussex Young Farmers Club
14.45Sheep Racing – Chris Jupp of Appledore
15.15Gun Dog Display - United Retriever Club (Southern Area)
16.15Working Horse Display – 1066 Working Cobs of Ninfield

Flower Show

TimeClass NumberEvent