Picture Special: Balmoral Show 2019 gets underway

The annual Balmoral Show has kicked off in glorious sunshine at Balmoral Park, Lisburn

Wednesday, 15th May 2019, 2:16 pm
Gates open for the first day of the Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
Gates open for the first day of the Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn

Pictures from PressEye photographers

Julie-Anne Clyde from Antrim showing for Crawford Brothers at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Briege Diamond Pointhouse Herd at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Lexie and Dorothy Johnston from Ballymacan Blondes Clogher Co Tyrone showing at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Naomi Alexander, Hannah Alexander, Zara Gabbry and Lucy Gabbey with Dexter Cattle, Ballyboley Dexters from Graeyabbey Co Down showing at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Gates open for the first day of the Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
Jenna Hunter from Markethill enjoying the sunshine at at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank. Ernest Gregg from Ballybollem Pedigree Livestock farm in Randalstown, Co. Antrim, pictured with his two-year-old bull Moore at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank. Ernest Gregg from Ballybollem Pedigree Livestock farm in Randalstown, Co. Antrim, pictured with his two-year-old bull Moore at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
Gates open for the first day of the Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank at Balmoral Park
Horse show jumping takes place at the start of the show
Gates open for the first day of the Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
Andrew Davidson Gleno Valley YFCU receives his first prize in the Advanced Shearing competition from Zita McNaugher YFCU President at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Liam Kelly from Randalstown YFCU during the Advanced YFCU Final at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Sheep showing during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 15th May 2019 First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Visitors pictured during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Robert Wallace from Ballynahinch pictured during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Showing cattle takes place in the main area at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn.
Billy Coote aged 3 from Dungannon at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Rosa Finnegan aged 2 from Co Louth at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Kieran Loughran aged 4 from Dungannon in the shovel of a CAT Wheel Loader , 18,849 kg, at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Erin Cunningham aged 2 from Armagh at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Show jumping at the Horse Ring at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
Show jumping at the Horse Ring at Balmoral Park during the first day of the Balmoral Show 2019
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Sheep showing during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Sheep showing during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Sheep showing during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn
First day of the Balmoral Show, in partnership with Ulster Bank: Sheep showing during the show at Balmoral Park outside Lisburn