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Welcome to the official page of the Devon Closewool Sheep Breeders’ Society.  The Society was established in 1923 to encourage the breeding and maintenance of the characteristics of the Devon Closewool sheep at home and abroad, and the maintenence of the purity of the breed.

Results from Woolsery Show:

Ram any age
1st GE & EJ Nicholls
2nd GE & EJ Nicholls

Ram Lamb
1st GE & EJ Nicholls
2nd A & S Taylor

Shearling Ewe
1st GE & EJ Nicholls

Ewe Lamb
1st A & S Taylor
2nd GE & EJ Nicholls

Group of Three
1st GE & EJ Nicholls
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Devon Closewool Sheep Breeders' Society shared The Salcombe Meat Company's post. ...

Great day at Totnes show today with Mr Andrew Watts and Executive Head chef of The South Sands Hotel Mr Allister Bishop cooking some amazing lamb dishes doing a nice demo with some of our yummy Devon Closewool Lamb.

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Mid Devon Show Results:

Old Ram
1st GE & EJ Nicholls

Shearling Ram
1st D & M Elliott
2nd GE & EJ Nicholls
3rd Mr & Mrs DL Wallace

Ram Lamb
1st A&S Taylor
2nd GE & EJ Nicholls

Old Ewe
1st D & M Elliott

Shearling Ewe
1st GE & EJ Nicholls
2nd D & M Elliott
3rd D & M Elliott

Ewe Lamb
1st D & M Elliott
2nd D & M Elliott
3rd GE & EJ Nicholls

Champion GE & EJ Nicholls (Shearling Ewe)
Reserve Champion D & M Elliott (Ewe Lamb)
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Devon Closewool wins senior ram in any other breed at Totnes Show today!

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For those who don't speak Welsh, skip to 2:29 - keep up the great work Jim Rowe, 1st and 2nd at the Royal Welsh Show this week! ...

Bridiau'r Iseldir - Dafad Flwydd | Lowland Breeds - Yearling Sheep

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Good luck to everyone exhibiting at Mid Devon Show tomorrow ...

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Hi, is there anyone showing at Mid Devon Show on Saturday who could take an extra ewe and lamb/s to go on the Rare Breeds stand? Please contact Alison ASAP if you are able to help - it's a great promotion opportunity for the breed. ...

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A bit of Closewool networking! ...

Devon Closewool sheep are so versatile one of our show lambs visited Combe Martin Library for the children to see

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Devon Closewools are proving to be a hit at the Great Yorkshire Show today! ...

Reserve male champion 😊

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