Woodview Dane, an Empire D’Ochain son out of Woodview Alice, from Andrew Craig led the trade at the sale of British Blues at Moira on Saturday, with a 6000gns securing him for a Co Donegal breeder after he stood champion in the pre-sale show.

Next best in the bulls was a 3100gns call for another from the Woodview herd, Woodview Dennis, a Springbank Blackstar son out of Woodview Barbie. He was knocked down to a buyer from Crossmaglen, Co Amargh.

Top call in the females was a 3180gns sale for Ballyhosset Eventuality, while a 2850gns bid saw Lukeroyal Elsie from Mel Lucas sold to a new home. At 2800gns was Droit Empress, with Ballyhough Wendy making 2450gns.

Averages; 20 bulls £2657, 24 females £2070 (R A Noble).