Powburn Show Events 2023

Archery Display

by the Southern Upland Rover Archers

Public participation and demonstrations all day commencing at 10:00 am. email:

Terrier Racing

Sponsored by Mr J. Hall

Starts approx. 3:30 pm. Entries to be taken at race start, prior to racing.

Pony Sports and Jumping

Commencing at 11:00 am

Entries on the day

Aln Breamish Confined Cup

Contact: Julia Dods Tel 07866 505829

Presented by Mr I Coe for child, 10 yrs and under, gaining most points at Powburn, Glanton, Whittingham & Ingram Shows.

All participants and spectators are reminded that they must pay the show admission fee at the gate.

Would those holding cups for the Pony Sports and Jumping please return them on Show Day to the Secretary’s caravan?

Powburn Show Hill Race

Sponsored by Mike Hope of Wooler.

Commencing at 11:00 am. Entries taken on Show day at Secretary’s Caravan.

Male & Female race over 4 miles.

Cups for first male and female home.

Contact: Glen McWilliams Tel 01668 282059

Terrier Show

Cock of the North Qualifier

Entries on the field

Classes for:

  • Young handlers
  • Dog puppies
  • Bitch puppies
  • Borders
  • Jack Russels
  • Lakeland Fell
  • Cross breed
  • Any variety terrier
  • Veterans and Brace

Best of Breed qualify for Championship.

Dog Food Prize Sponsored by:

Mole Counrty Stores

Mole Country Stores, 6 Chestnut Close, Alnwick NE66 2EX Tel: 01665 604656

Judging commences at 1:00 pm. Entry fee £1

Enquiries: Steve Griffiths Tel: 01665 578711

Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling

(Affiliated to the Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling Association)

Sponsored by A&J Scott and Penny Petroleum

Last entries 2:00 pm, commencing 2:30 pm approximately. [All participants and spectators are reminded that they must pay the Show admission fee at the gate.]

Under 10 yrs£10£6£4£20
Under 13 yrs£15£10£5£30
Under 16 yrs£20£10£5£35
11.5 stones£60£30£10£100
All Weight£80£40£20£140
15 stone Championship£125£75£50£250
Local Novice£25£10£5£40

Bouts decided by single falls, best of three in finals, unless entries are low. Regular wrestlers are asked to turn out in traditional wrestling strip.

Contact: Darren Whitfield Tel: 01669 640013

Welly Hoying

Commences 1:00 pm

Ladies, gents and juniors

Children’s Sports

Entries taken on the field – commences 1:00 pm

Open to any child 16 years and under. Trophy, certificates and medals given out on the day.

Traditional Northern Quoits

Entries on the day

Starts 2:00 pm

Prize money £15, £10, £5

Cup donated by M. Wilson

Enquires: Contact Richard Mason Tel. 07775870556