Trip to European Holstein Show

Discussing the itinerary for Holstein NI's five-day trip to the European Holstein Show in Colmar, are, from left: Stephen Agnew, Devenish Nutrition; club secretary John Martin; and chairman John Berry.
Discussing the itinerary for Holstein NI's five-day trip to the European Holstein Show in Colmar, are, from left: Stephen Agnew, Devenish Nutrition; club secretary John Martin; and chairman John Berry.

A limited number of places are still available on Holstein NI’s trip to the European Holstein Show in France.

The five-day trip runs from Wednesday 15 th June to Sunday 19 th June inclusive, and has received generous sponsorship from Devenish Nutrition.

The itinerary includes farm visits in the Colmar area, the opening ceremony at the European Holstein Show, which includes the red and white championships and an evening sale. The party will also enjoy a full day at the show on the Saturday, followed by evening entertainment.

Holstein NI secretary John Martin said: “This is a beautiful part of France, and there will be opportunities to explore Belfort and Colmar. We are also looking forward to supporting the UK cattle that will be competing at the show.”

Costing £515 per person, the price includes return flights from Dublin, luxury coaching, four nights B&B accommodation in the 4* Novotel Hotel in Belfort, and two evening meals.

Football fans will also have an opportunity to see Northern Ireland playing Ukraine for an additional cost of £110 per person, which includes travel and a Cat 1 match ticket.

Anyone interested in joining the trip should contact John Martin on mobile 07711 041128. The last few remaining places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.