Trade for senior bulls is holding up well here at Carlisle, although in places the quality on offer is a shade disappointing. At 6800gns was the eigth lot in the ring Pendle Caterpillar from the Hartley’s. He’s by Serum D’Anloy and out of Pendle Wave.

At 4500gns was second prize winner Stonebyres Calgary from the Comrie’s. This is by Tamhorn Toronto and out of Paulern Valencia, a Tamhorn Sumo daughter.

Then at 7500gns was Newton Blues Ceasar from Messrs Telfer and Claxton, this is a Danseur D’Embise son.