“ABP Food Group is one of Europe's leading food producers and spans many businesses across the UK, Ireland and Continental Europe encompassing meat processing, convenience foods, pet foods, renewables and proteins, and operates from in excess of 24 sites. The Balmoral Show is a gr
Over 80 food exhibitors and 30 chefs will showcase the very best of Northern Ireland produce including artisan and organic products. Visitors will get the opportunity to taste and sample some of these exquisite foods including tasty Glenarm beef burgers, goat kebabs, chowder,
and have confirmed sponsorship of the children’s wristbands, the livestock exhibitor manual and the diary young handler classes.
Sam Thompson, Kubota sales representative is pictured with Karen Hughes from the Balmoral Show at Balmoral Park as preparations get underway.
Its commitment to the Show is demonstrated this year, in its sponsorship of the Children’s Farm, the Commercial Cattle section and the Balmoral Show Showmakers.
The range of attractions that it supports is a reflection of the things that they value most; customer service, fa
Robin Kennedy, Nettex sales representative, is pictured with Kathryn Belshaw from Balmoral Show on Robin’s Farm in Dundrod, after the recent announcement of the continued sponsorship deal.
Countries including Egypt, Canada, Thailand, Switzerland, Spain, Great Britain and Ireland, will create a truly international field of show jumpers who are sure to provide three days of nail biting competition.
The ‘P&O Ferries’ International Two Phase is the first of seven
The Lidl schools’ trail is open to all schools and provides a great way for children to learn about food and farming, in a fun and interactive way. This year’s trail will take the children around the Showgrounds on a ten point journey where they will visit lots of fun attr
Balmoral Park will open its doors for a second year to visitors of the 146th Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank.
Tens of thousands of people from all over Northern Ireland and beyond are set to converge on the 65 acre Balmoral Park for Ireland’s largest agri-food show, run
Ian Jordan, Director, Corporate Banking Division, says that Ulster Bank has £1billion available to lend to businesses this year and the agri-food sector is a key priority.
“2014 will be Ulster Bank’s sixth year as principal sponsor of the Balmoral Show and it continu
Niall Creighton, Creightons of Finaghy said, “We are very pleased to announce our continued sponsorship of the Balmoral Show Hunter classes for another two years which brings our sponsorship involvement into its eighth year. There was a great atmosphere around the hors
This year the long service award winner has 30 years experience working directly for the RUAS and is well known to livestock exhibitors at the Balmoral Show and Winter Fair, Karen Hughes.
Karen started working for the RUAS 30 years ago originally as a work experience stu
site at the Maze, which will be named Balmoral Park.
At tonight’s (12 June) historic special meeting, an overwhelming majority of the Society’s members voted in favour of the Legacy Project – the proposal to develop the current site for residential and commercial use, and reinvest
dedication to the agri-food industry through the creativeness and attention to detail of their trade stand at the event.
The judge of the trade stand awards was Nigel Evans, Executive Director of the Cheshire Show.
Nigel said: “It was always going to be difficult
today (4th Jan) by Environment Minister, Alex Attwood, stating that planning permission has been granted to develop the new site at Balmoral Park.
Commenting on the decision by Minister Attwood, Colin McDonald, RUAS Chief Executive said,
historic move to a new site in May.
The RUAS and Ulster Bank have announced that the bank will be the principal sponsor of the show in its new home at Balmoral Park. The bank will be the only banking sponsor at the show as part of the new deal.
The show, whi
as platinum sponsors of the first Balmoral Show at Balmoral Park.
The platinum sponsors include; Marks & Spencer sponsoring the Beef Pairs Championship, the Beef Junior Champion of Champions and the Aberdeen Angus cattle section; Henderson Wholesale (SPAR) sponsor
The fashionable winner was announced as Rachelle Liggett from Portadown, who wore a beautiful outfit that blended elegance and originality seamlessly.
A jaw dropping array of prizes encouraged the largest number of entrants for the competition so far but Rachelle’s dramatic hemlin
Balmoral Show to consider how they will travel to the King’s Hall Complex. In a bid to ease congestion around the Showgrounds, organisers are appealing to visitors to leave their cars at home in favour of more environmentally friendly modes of transport.
in the Northern Ireland Good Food Pavilion at the Balmoral Show 2012. This year the food pavilion is even bigger and better than ever, with three cookery theatres, the Taste Adventure for children and a shop and drop area, all designed to demonstrate that our food is so good.
the horses, ponies, sheep and sheep young handlers classes will close at 5.00pm on Wednesday 6th March.
The schedule, remittance and entry forms are available from the website www.balmoralshow.co.uk, where you can now enter online.
Karen Hughes, RUAS Adminis
at Balmoral Park, Maze Long Kesh, Lisburn was revealed today (Tuesday 19th March 2013).
Show organisers, the RUAS, promise its usual ingredients of food and farming excellence, spectacle and showmanship along with a broader and bolder entertainment programme designed to take full advant
Northern Ireland’s vitally important agri-food sector, according to Ulster Bank.
Speaking at the annual show launch event, Ian Jordan, Director, Corporate Banking Division, Ulster Bank, says that the new site will provide a world-class platform to showcase the excellence of the indust
Ireland to launch its own bespoke mobile phone app.
The free app, created and developed by Belfast digital agency Gravity, includes a personal planner that will enable visitors to map out their perfect day at Northern Ireland’s annual agri-food festival.