The Royal Show has secured a major sponsorship for its Heavy Horse competitive classes in a three year deal with The Royal Bank of Scotland.

The show¨s traditional heavy horse classes attract around 170 horses each year and generate interestamong farmers, equestrian enthusiasts and the public alike.

Director of Exhibitions for Show Organisers, David Storrar, said: ‘The Royal Bank of Scotland has always been a tremendous supporter of the Royal Show and we are delighted to have their continued commitment for the next three years. The Sponsorship will ensure the renowned heavy horse section remains a major part of the Royal Show’.

Next year, the Royal Show will take place on July 2 to 5 at The National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.