In a stronger intermediate section the championship has been awarded to Haltcliffe Doctor (lot 218) from the Ridley family. This Rossignol son is out of Haltcliffe Usabelle, a Sympa daughter out of Romance. He has a beef value of +37.

Reserve spot went to Millgate Derry (lot 232) from Michael Loughran. This is by Sympa and out of Brookland Tulip, a Ferry daughter out of Nation. He also has a beef value of +37 and semen has been retained for the vendors use.

In the last few intermediate classes the seventh class was won by Millgate Derry (lot 232), with Tweedale Daimler (lot 226) in second. Third here was Dyfri Dragon (lot 229).

Taking the eight intermediate class was Rahoney David (lot 241) a Sympa son out of Rahoney Abigail. Second in this class was Erne Dodi (lot 247), with third going to Bailea Doolittle (lot 245).

The final intermediate class was won by Claragh Domino (lot 258), another by Sympa and this time out of Aghadolgan Bueno. Second was Rahoney Douglas (lot 254), while third was Craigatoke Damibull (lot 251).

Now its on with the junior classes, which should provide some interesting prospects…