11 August 2016
A gentle reminder about our first British Lop Pig Society merchandise, launched in May, our Love A Lop labels have been a huge success so far, perfect for branding meat packs displayed on butchery counters and at farmers' markets, but can also be used on boxes, bags and much more, making them a…
Royal Cornwall Show Results
4 August 2016
A huge thanks to Emma Collings; society Secretary, for the following write up on Royal Cornwall Show, held at the beggining of June.
There were three exhibitors forward at Royal Cornwall 2016, with good numbers of pigs in the home county of the breed.
Giles Eustice, Catherine Nicholas and the…
South of England Show Results
4 August 2016
Once again, a huge thanks to the Edgars for the following write up on the South of England Show '16
On Thursday the 9th June, the British Lops were put before John Millard from Cambridgeshire at the South of England Show.
The show, which runs for three days, in Ardingly, Sussex, is one…
Royal Norfolk Show Results
4 August 2016
Thank you to Mark & Emma Edgar for the following write up on Royal Norfolk Show.
At the end of June, we headed near to Norwich, for the Royal Norfolk Show. The two day show was slightly cooler this year, than the record temperatures that we saw in 2015 and in fact, those of us under canvas…
Last call for Melton Mowbray Show & Sale entries!
2 August 2016
Melton Mowbray Show & Sale offers you the very best chance in the calendar year to see the finest British Lops that have competed at shows across the country during 2016.
The sale show will be held on 9th & 10th September - paper entries must be recieved by 4th August and sent to:
Three Counties Show
10 July 2016
Tiring business this showing British Lops!
Pictured, the young Nicholas girls from Wales winning the trophies at Three Counties!
The show season is in full swing and there is a great representation of the breed heading to the Great Yorkshire show next week, the pig show of all pig shows!…
24 June 2016
Thanks to Emma Edgar, who attended Suffolk Show with her British Lop's and for providing us with the following write up;
This years Suffolk Show, took place on the 1st and 2nd June. The weather was against us to say the least, but Ann Uglow braved the elements, to judge us on the first day. The…
British Lops on the big screen
6 January 2016
British Lops will be making an appearance on BBC 2's 'Victorian Bakers', the three-part series which started last night, is presented by historians Alex Langlands and Annie Gray and will send bakers to explore working in three periods across Victoria’s reign: 1837, the 1870s and 1900.
British Lops journey to Scotland
10 December 2015
Last month society member Kim Arden sent some of her Lops up to the highlands to new owners James and Ruth Harris from Harris farm meats in Srathaven Lanarkshire.
The consignment consisted of a young sow, boar and july gilt. The pigs left Cambridgeshire at 5am to embark on their 320 mile trip,…
Liskeard herd romps to victory at the Melton Show, Sale and Lop of the Year
21 September 2015
What a fantastic show and sale for all concerned, with multiple winners from several of our British Lop herds. First prizes were taken by James Brain from the Lordswood herd, Julian Collings from the Liskeard herd, Giles Eustice from the Bezurrell herd and Reserve Lop of the Year Champions taken…