Welcome to the Essex Shire Horse Association.
You'll find lots of information on the Shire Horse breed as well
as the activities of the Essex
Shire Horse Association like the annual Essex Heavy Horse and
Driving Show, taking place on Sunday 2nd August, near Barleylands in
JOIN THE ESHA
We always welcome new members to the Association, so please visit
the Join The ESHA page to find out more.
NEWS & EVENTS
We're often running Quiz Nights, BBQs and other events to get us
all together and having fun, so look out for the latest events on
Facebook and our Events page!
THE ANNUAL ESSEX HEAVY HORSE & DRIVING SHOW
Always held on the first Sunday in August near Barleylands, the annual Essex Heavy Horse and
Driving Show is a day out not to be missed! There are horses of
all sizes, from Shetland ponies and Hackney horses, up to Shires
and Suffolk Punches. We have an excellent array of classic
vehicles, including MGs, buses, tractors and stationary engines.
There are entertainments for children, owls, ferret racing, craft
and trade stands, a fun dog show and a variety of refreshments.
Parking is free.
Adults - £10.00 Senior Citizens - £8.00 Children
under 14 are free! Gates open 9am.
Check out the
Annual Show pages for how to find us and what's on! You can enter
online for the Horse Classes, and download application forms to
book a Trade Stand or
register your Classic Vehicle. Applications close on 12th July