Newark Multi-breed Sale

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7 bulls sold to average £3120 a 70% clearance and Simmentals had top prices for both Bulls and Heifers.

Demand remains strong for Simmental Bulls, selling to a top of 3800gns for Grangewood Commander, a Dirnanean Salvador son from Mr & Mrs A.S. &Y.A. Leedham, Gunby Lea Farm, Grangewood, Netherseal, Derby.

Grangewood Commander 3800gns

Earlier in the day judge Mr David Burkhill selected Burghbridge Charles as his male and over-all Champion, a Brinkton Major son from Mr CJG Clarke, Villa Farm, Cretingham, Otley selling for 3000gns.

Burghbridge Charles 3000gns

Reserve male and Reserve over-all Champion Swallowhill Chieftan from A.W & A Jukes, Swallowhill House, Bourne Lane, Kent. a Blackford Tonka son, sold for 3000gns.

Swallowhill Chieftan 3000gns

Female Champion as last year was consigned from Mr W J Hollingsworth, Midhope Hall Farm, Midehopestones, Sheffield. Midhope Carly, a Dirnanean Snowie daughter sold for 3600gns.

Midhope Carly 3600gns