Champion female in today’s pre-sale show of British Blues at Carlisle was Lukeroyal Clarabelle (lot 272), a June 2007-born heifer. This Twyning Ash Vaughan daughter is out of Lukeroyal Wannabee Star and has been flushed four times, but is due with her first natural calf in August.

Reserve female champion was Balzer Elegant (lot 191), a Gitan daughter out of Penfro Tantalize, a Baron Du Bois Bauloye daughter.

In the first class of females the winner was High Moss Darth Vadar (lot 188), an Empire daughter out of Woodview Wanda.

Taking the honours in the second class of females was the reserve female champion, Balzer Elegant, second here was Sharplaw Eady (lot 199) and third was Nether Hall Emily (lot 193).

Then in the third class the winner was Franks Exasperation (lot 205), a Baroque De L’Ecluse daughter, second was Woodview Evana (lot 208) and third was Droit Effie (lot 203).

The fourth class went to Tweeddale Eclair (lot 221), a Tintin De My daughter, second was Bluegrass Empress (lot 219) and third was Croftends Empress (lot 223).

In the fifth class of females the winner was Netherhall Fleur (lot 227), a Nether Hall Buster daughter, second was Nether Hall Fudget (lot 226) and third was Nether Hall Foxy (lot 228).

The sixth class went to Newton Blues Felicity (lot 238), a Bringlee Blackstar daughter. Second to her was Drift Fern (lot 237) and third was Tweeddale Flare (lot 247).

In the seventh class the winner was Boomer Flashy (lot 249) a Ballygrange Alex daughter, second here was Lukeroyal Floss (lot 259) and third was Graymar Fantasy (lot 250).

Then in the next class the winner was Graymar Flo (lot 263), a Quadruple De La Roche Au Gue daughter, second was Newton Blues Foxy (lot 261) and third was Springbank Flicka (lot 269).

The final class of females was won by Lukeroyal Clarabelle, the female champion, with Kilboy Victoria (lot 270) in second.