List of SHS Events 2023 & 2024

Tendring Show Saturday
July 8th

Framlingham Show
July 15th

Summer Social
Saturday July 22nd 2023 – Jimmy’s Farm, Ipswich
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Essex Heavy Horse Show
August 6th


Sunday September 3rd 2023 at the Food Museum, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL
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Palace House Day (in memory of George Paul)
Palace Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8EP
October 1st 2023

Palace House is the home of the National Horse Racing Museum in the remaining part of Charles II’s racing palace in Newmarket, Suffolk, England. It is home to the National Horse Racing Museum, the British Sporting Art Trust and Retraining of Racehorses. As part of the day Suffolk horses will put on a display, to include riding and driving.

Open Day with Suffolk horses at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse, Gressenhall, Dereham, NR20 4DR
September 24th 2023

Young Handlers Championship/
October 15th 2023 All qualifying youngsters will be sent full details in due course. The owner of each horse forward will receive £40 towards the cost of transportation.

Young Stock Show (previously the Foal Show)
October 8th 2023
We are pleased to confirm that the 2023 Young Stock Show will be held in the walled garden at Euston Hall, Suffolk, by kind permission of the Duke of Grafton.
Further details to be published in due course.

Annual Dinner at Hintlesham Hall and Golf Club
Saturday December 2nd 2023
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Heavy Horse Ploughing Training Day
This is scheduled to take place in November at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse.

We are hoping to organise a Ploughing Match for 2023 – watch the website for more details.

PLEASE NOTE: the Society website will be updated with further details on all events one these have been finalised.

2024 Training Days

New training days are planned for 2024
Saturday March 16th 2024 – braiding and showing
Saturday March 30th 2024 – harness and driving

More details to follow, but save the date!

If you would like more information about any of the Suffolk Horse Society Events please email