Slideshow: Shire Horse Society open day

A society set up to promote the past and protect the future of the shire horse held an open day.

The British Shire Horse Society, based at Shire Farm in Rockingham, said the day was very well attended and there was plenty for people to see and do.

Its Facebook page said: “The event achieved what it set out to do, help raise a great deal of awareness of the Shire Horse Society and the fantastic breed we all work so hard to protect.”

These pictures were taken by Glyn Dobbs.