Celebrating 50 Years of the Lleyn Sheep Society in 2020

West Country Lleyn Breeders Club


Chairman: Paul Eckett (Flock 2185) 01258 472836 paul_eckett@hotmail.com
Secretary: Cathy Evans (Flock 150), Oldaport Barn, Modbury, Ivybridge, Devon, PL21 0TG
Telephone: 01548 830842   Email: cathy@oldaport.com
Vice-Chairman:  Daisy Parker (Flock 2246) 07876 457077 highwoodfarm@live.co.uk
Treasurer: Shelagh Longly (Flock 1718) 01822 880294 duryfarm@btinternet.com
Promotions Officer: John Adams (Flock 847) 01872 501749 johnandgill847@gmail.com

Exeter Show and Society Sale - Wednesday & Thursday 21st/22nd August 2019.

The Annual Sale will be on Thursday 22nd August at Exeter. As usual we will be holding a show for rams and females the evening before the Sale, (Wednesday 21st) which will be followed by a now traditional West Country buffet. This year we will have two judges, Cathy Evans will be judging the Rams and Dudley Shellard the Females. The classes are as follows:

  • Single Shearling Ewe
  • Pen of five Shearling Ewes
  • Pen of five Ewe Lambs
  • Shearling Ram bred by member of West Country Club. The first 3 can go through to the Open Class.
  • Aged Ram
  • Shearling Ram
  • Signet Recorded Ram

Please click for Show Entry forms (Please note sale entries must be made to the Society, see closing dates and entry forms [HERE]

September Farm Visit:

We have organised a farm visit to Andrew and Daisy Parker’s Farm on Sunday 15th September 2019.

West Country Club’s Annual Dinner – Friday 8th November 2019

This year's Annual dinner will be held at the Gipsy Hill Hotel at Exeter (J29 M5)

Club Photograph Competition – (to be held at the Club’s annual dinner):

This year there will be three classes for the photograph competition: -

  1. Farming Seasons 
  2. Ewe with Twins
  3. Lleyn with Attitude!

There will be a limit of 2 entries per entrant per category. Do get your camera or phone out and start snapping!

WC Club Open day 2019 (10).jpg2019 Open Day Report and Photos

'A fantastic event. Best Open Day ever! Friendly and informative. Wonderful stock. Everyone learned something.' 150 visitors from all over the South West (and Wales) had a truly memorable time at the West Country Lleyn Sheep Breeders Club event hosted by Bill and Suzanne Harper at Trepoyle Farm, North Tamerton on 4th August.  Read More [HERE]



If you would like to read about recent Club Open Days, please click on one of the links below.

West Country Club Open Day 2018

West Country Club Open Day 2017

Club Update July 2019

Click [HERE] to see what the clubs been up to recently

2020 Handbook Sponsor

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2020 Newsletter Sponsor

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2020 Photo Competition Sponsor

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NSA Affliliation

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