Great Yorkshire Show

Great Yorkshire Show  12-14 July 2016
The Company sponsors the Wool Fleece section and awards its Bronze Trophy for the Best Fleece.

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The Staple Bronze Trophy by Sally Arnup










GYS 14-16 July 2015
2015 President of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society – The Rt Hon Lord Crathorne – a Freeman of the Company.

Show President Lord Crathorne at Fleece tent (2)








The Staple Bronze Trophy Winner Best Fleece: S&P Scriven, Park House Farm Elmslack, Skipton (The Pinhaw Flock).   Breed: Lonk.

2015 Best Fleece Mr&Mrs Scriven-Lonk sheep-Lonk ram&ewe
















The Wool Fleece Marquee:
Wool Steward – Malcolm Hudson, Lady Worsley who presented the trophy, and YAS President The Rt Hon Lord Crathorne.

Lady Worsley & Show President Lord Crathorne &Staple trophy -best fleece-
Staple Trophy&British Wool Marquee various
[Photography: Company of the Merchants of the Staple of England]


GYS Jul 2014

Photography by Nigel Whitfield [ ]

The Staple Bronze Trophy Winner Best Fleece: Mr & Mrs Arbuckle & Miss S Meikle

L-R: Wool Steward Peter Todd, HRH The Princess Royal,  Robert Hall  – Staple Mayor 2013-14, Miss S Meikle, Hon Show Director Bill Cowling.2014GYS BestFleece-HRH&winner&RHall AL8A6559
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DSCN5618_1024 Peter Todd S Meikle Malcolm HudsonL-R: , Staple Mayor – Robert Hall, Miss S Meikle holding the Staple Bronze Trophy, Wool Steward – Peter Todd

  L-R: , Peter Todd, Miss S Meikle, Wool Steward Malcolm Hudson