John and Peter Hall, Inglewood Edge, Carlisle, reigned supreme in the lamb carcass competition at the Scottish Premier Meat Exhibition, taking the title with a Beltex sired lamb which graded E3L and weighed 19.6kg.

Reserve spot was a Beltex cross from Jock McMillan, Carse of Clary, Newton Stewart, this one graded E2 and weighed in at £22.5kg deadweight.

Live champion was andrew Baillie, Callacrag with a Beltex cross lambs.