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RHASS Announces Seven Winners for Technical Innovation Awards

The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has awarded three gold medals, three silver medals and one certificate of commendation under its Technical Innovation Award scheme for 2015. The gold awards, which are presented for continuous outstanding merit to a previous silver medal winner, have gone to: David Ritchie (Implements) Ltd in Forfar, […]

THE ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW ANNOUNCES MAJOR SPONSORS FOR 2015

  Organisers of the Royal Highland Show have attracted almost £400k in sponsorship in support of its flagship event, which this year celebrates its 175th anniversary and runs from 18-21 June at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston. The Royal Bank of Scotland, partners of the Show since 1981, maintain their support for the four-day event […]

Deadline Fast Approaching for Sir William Young Award Scheme

THE SIR WILLIAM YOUNG AWARD SCHEME Nominations for Sir William Young award (History Criteria doc attached) should be received by adelet@rhass.org.uk no later than 5pm on Friday 5th June 2015.  Nominations will only be considered by the Executive Committee if they include the following information:    Nominee’s full name, address, accompanying citation (up to 300 words)

RECORD SHEEP ENTRIES FOR 175TH ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW

  MEDIA RELEASE Almost 7,000 examples of the finest UK livestock will be making their way to the 175th Royal Highland Show, one of the UK’s premier agricultural shows. Organisers of the event, which takes place at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston from 18 – 21 June, are preparing for what will be an exceptional […]

Highland Show Drums up Cream of the Scottish Crop for 2015 Musical Line Up

MEDIA RELEASE The iconic Royal Highland Show has just announced its impressive line up for this year’s 175th event, taking place from 18-21 June at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh. Featuring the very best of Scotland’s musical talent, there is a packed programme of music and entertainment across several dedicated stages throughout all four days […]

THE COUNTDOWN IS ON FOR 175TH ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW

MEDIA RELEASE The Royal Highland Show, one of Scotland’s most iconic and enduring annual events, is putting the finishing touches to its 175th Show, which runs from 18 -21 June 2015 at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh.