Northern Fleece Championship Show

Date: 22 - 23 November 2017

Location: Ainstable Church Hall

Judges: Mary Jo Smith

Organiser: Barbara Hetherington Email:

Entries Open: 14 August 2017

Entries Close: 16 October 2017

Entries Cost: £16 + VAT

The 2017 fleece show, comprising junior, intermediate, adult and senior classes for both huacaya and suri fleeces will be judged on Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd November. Fleeces will displayed on Sunday 3rd December 2017, when awards will be presented.

Judging takes places on 22nd and 23rd November.

Fleeces to arrive by Wednesday 8th November 2017

Post or deliver to: Barbara Hetherington, Beck Brow Alpacas, Beck Brow, Ainstable, Carlisle, Cumbria CA4 9RE

Please pack fleeces in unmarked clear plastic bags, along with the entry forms generated when you make the on-line entry (via ‘manage your herd’ on the BAS website). Fleeces can then be packed in boxes or bagged ready for collection by courier.

We would suggest using a comparison site such as Parcels2go for cheapest courier service

Please specify what you would like us to do with your fleeces after the show:
1. Collect fleeces on Sunday 3
rd December after the show, or collect from Beck Brow Alpacas
2. Have fleeces posted back – you will be invoiced after the fleeces are returned, so please make sure you enclose a return address label, and enclose this with the fleece and entry form.
3. If you do not require your fleece returned, it will be donated to the BAS for training courses.

For further information please contact Barbara Hetherington on mobile: 07833642752 or email:

The prize-winning fleeces will be on display at Ainstable Village Hall from 11,00 am, on Sunday 3rd December 2017. Awards will be presented at 12.00 noon. This will be followed, for anyone who would like to attend, by Christmas lunch at the Heather Glen Country House






2017 Northern Fleece Show RESULTS.pdf

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