Unfortunately, as we’re showing at South of England today, I can’t be in Carlisle for the Limousin sale. However, I have a spy in the ring there and can tell you that so far the top call is an 11,000gns bid for one of the bulls in the sale, Sarkley Cromwell from the Pennie family. This one is by Sarkley Voltigeur and out of Sarkley Tarah. He was bought by David Dick, Throsk, Stirling.
At 6200gns was another from the Pennies, Sarkley Clyde, this is an Objat son and is out of Sarkley Onadette, a Heros daughter. This one went home with A Griffin, Llandeilo.
Then at 5200gns was Millstone Charlie from John Oakes. This one is by Rocky and out of Millstone Unity and sold to W P Hughes and Son, Anglesey.
Taking a 5000gns bid was Sarkley Critic, another from the Pennies. He’s by French sire Vivaldi and out of Sarkley Nicola, a Cannon daughter and was bought by M Kellet, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
4800gns saw Clury Cyclone change hands. He’s from the Cruikshanks and is by Snoopy and out of Clury Vogue, a Sultan daughter and sold to Shetland with A Flaws.
At 4600gns was Shieldrigg Cashmir, an Oxygene son this one is out of Gallowshieldrigg Vasef and sold to T Walter, Peebles.
And at 4200gns was Fieldson Corker. By Ronick Valeur and out of Fieldson Ulreka he sold with a beef value of +23 to B W and M M Thomson, Pontyclun.
29 Bulls £3723.88
7 Cows and Heifers served and/or suckling £2212.50
34 Bulling and Maiden heifers £1322.69