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Secretary Resigns

The following is the contents of a letter addressed to all members of the Club dated 17th June 2014: Dear Member   I am no longer Secretary of GOSPBC and I wouldRead More…


Committee Members April 2015

Following our AGM in Gloucestershire last weekend, it can be announced that there are changes to the Committee as follows: David Overton & John Lightfoot both chose to stand down this year. 1 MarleneRead More…


BPA Spring Sale Catalogue Available

The catalogue for the Spring Sale at Chelford on Sat 26 April can be viewed at



This year’s AGM moves to North Yorkshire by kind invitation of Martin & Lorraine Whitley and their family and we hope that it will encourage our members in the north of EnglandRead More…


GOS Southern Champion

Kilcot Pedigree Pigs added the Southern Championship at Newbury & Royal Berkshire Show to the Champion of Champions award won earlier in the season when Pebblesford Sambo 411 was awarded the JimRead More…


Grand Centenary Draw

The draw took place at Sedgemoor Market, Bridgwater, Somerset on Saturday 7th September and the tickets drawn were as follows: 1st ticket 2769 £500 cheque – Mr J Ramsdale, Wotton-under-Edge, Glos 2ndRead More…


Melton Mowbray Show & Sale

The catalogue for this event is available here –  There is only one GOS entered which is a young boar so anyone interested in such an animal should think about attendingRead More…


Anglesey County Show

Congratulations to Mr Joseph Bee from Caernarfon who was the only GOS exhibitor in mixed ‘Any Other Traditional Breed’ classes with 2 pigs and who won 1st prize in the Sow classRead More…


Countryfile tonight!

Remember that it’s tonight that GOS will feature in Adam Henson’s section on  BBC1’s hugely successful Countryfile programme with 6m+ viewers. Adam visits John Lightfoot to choose a new stock boar fromRead More…


GOS Show & Sale Another Cracker!

The Annual GOS Show & Sale at Cirencester Market maintained its reputation for good prices for quality pigs despite the poor state of the market. The top price was 400gns for anRead More…