23 August 1996

Bumper dispersal

THE largest single herd dispersal ever staged in the UK will take place on four dates between September and December. The 1500-strong Charity herd will be dispersed for Stretton Hall Farms, Malpas, Cheshire, where Messrs Chantler are "unscrambling" a family partnership.

Sales will take place on Sep 16, Oct 8, Nov 4 and Dec 3. The auctioneers will be Wright-Manley.n