A new breed record sale price of 14,000gns was set at the Blacknose Beauties National show and sale at Borderway Market last Saturday (21 August).
Breaking the record for a second time were Gerallt and Kerry Jones with their two-shear ram Snowdonia Goliath, which won overall male champion in the pre-show sale.
He was purchased in a two-split between Messrs Ellis, Dyffryn Flock and Messrs Evans, Valeview Flock, both from Denbigh.
Setting a new female breed record price of 10,500gns were Jennie McAllister and Raymond Irvine with the yearling ewe Highland Harmonie. Buyer was Messrs Coates, North Yorkshire.
Averages: One aged ram, £14,700; seven ewes, £3,750; five shearling rams, £3,990; eight shearling ewes, £4,948; 10 ram lambs, £2,762; 18 ewe lambs, £3,573. (H&H).