A Haltcliffe Argos son, Tweeddale Eiger (lot 211) from Jonathan Watson has just gone at 8500gns.This is out of Tweeddale Bjork, a Goldies Uppercrust daughter and has a beef value of +25. He went to Messrs Hutchinson, White House.

The very next lot in the ring, Anside Elias from the Irvine family then sold at 11,000gns. He is a Frewstown Breakdance son out of Anside Veronica, a Fleethill Talisman daughter and has a beef value of +25. He sold to Messrs Nelson, Ballantrae.

Continuing a strong run was Breconside Egbert (lot 215). Sired by Kaprico Atlas and out of Breconside Apricot, a Newhouse Sugar daughter. He has a beef value of +27 and was knocked down at 7500gns at the second time of asking following a bidding confusion.