Four Breed Calf Show 2023


Crossgar breeder Sam Robinson and Sons took the overall champion and female championship at the NI British Blue Cattle Clubs calf show at Dungannon Livestock Mart on Saturday 25th November. sponsored by Danske Bank and HVS Animal Health.

Killinchy Woods Tori

Champion Overall Killinchy Woods Tori with judges Elise and Arthur Callaghan and Alan Murdock Danske Bank

Sam’s heifer calf Killinchy Woods Tori, an Empire daughter out of Solway View Olga was born in March this year and competed in the Junior Heifer Class. A very strong class with nine entries.

Springhill Twilight

Grace Elwood HVS animal health representative with Springhill Twilight reserve overall champion

Reserve overall went to Jim Sloan’s Springhill Twilight¬† a Tattoo VD Sijsloberg daughter out of Springhill Penelope she competed in the junior heifer class gaining a second place and reserve female championship.¬†

Artlone Superman

Male champion Artlone Superman with owner Joshua Arrell sponsor Grace Elwood from HVS animal health and sponsor representative Alan Murdock Danske Bank

Hosted by Dungannon Livestock Market and judged by sister and brother Elise and Arthur Callaghan the event drew a strong entry with Joshua Arrell from Randalstown taking the male championship with Artlone Superman an entry in the senior bull class sired by Dodou De St Remacle out of Solway View Oki Doki he also gained 1st in the junior bull class with Artlone Tyson a Gitan son out of Solway View Oki Doki.

The senior heifer class first place went to Enniskillen breeder Gareth Elliott with heifer Millrock Snowflake daughter of Eltin Van Maris out of Boroside Kiss.

Champion & Reserve

Judges Elise and Arthur Callaghan with overall champion Killinchy Woods Tori and reserve overall champion Springhill Twilight handlers the Killen Sisters Shauna and Katrina

The overall results were as follows:

Senior Bull
1st Artlone Superman from the Arrell family Randalstown

Senior Heifer
1st Millrock Snowflake exhibited by Gareth Elliott Enniskillen
2nd Killinchy Woods Sienna from Sam Robinson and sons Crossgar

Junior Bull
1st Artlone Tyson exhibited by the Arrell family Randalstown
2nd Drumboy Teddy bred by Oliver Mc Cann Castlewellan
3rd Breezehill Thunder shown by Isaac ward Crumlin

Junior Heifer
1st Killinchy Woods Tori From Sam Robinson and Sons Crossgar
2nd Springhill Twilight exhibited by Jim Sloan Kilkeel
3rd Glasswater Tara shown by Michael Mc Clements Crossgar
4th Millrock Topsy from Gareth Elliott Enniskillen
5th Millrock Tipsy exhibited by Gareth Ellion from Enniskillen
6th Springhill Twinkle from Joel and Norman Dallas Stewarts town

1st Gareth Elliott
2nd Isaac Ward