Annual show & sale of Bluefaced Leicester Rams and Females

23rd September 2019

On Monday 23rd September 2019 Mitchells held their annual Bluefaced Leicester show & sale.  The show was ably judged by Mr Edward Wilson, Grange Farm who placed a Shearling Ram sired by K2 Macqueston Champion from W & PA Walton & Son, Low Kinmont.  This ram later sold for £1600 to JE & A Wilson, Far End Farm.  Reserve honours went to Messrs Allan, Greenhow Farm for a ram lamb sired by L10 Greenhow.  The show was kindly sponsored by Dodd & Company Accountants.

Ram Shearling – 1600, 1200, 600, 550 (x2)  Low Kinmont, 620, 480 Shatton Lodge Farm, 500 400, 380 Bridge End Farm, 400, 380, 320 Paddock Farm, 350 High Bewaldeth, 300 (x2) Chapel House Farm.

Ram Lamb – 700 Paddock Farm, 700 Swinside End Farm, 600, 400 Gill Cumber Edge,380, 350 Paddock Farm, 300 Yore House, 300 Sanderson Croft, 280 Greenhow, 280 Chapel House Farm.

Gimmer Lamb – 100 Paddock Farm.

Gimmer Shearling – 100 (x2) Gill Cumber Edge.

Results from the show:-

Shearling Ram:-

1st           W & PA Walton, Low Kinmont

2nd          W & PA Walton, Low Kinmont

3rd           RF & JP Critchlow, Bridge End Farm

Ram Lamb:-

1st           Messrs Allan, Greenhow Farm

2nd          JH Critchlow, Paddock Farm

3rd           JC & E Pedley, Yore House

Open Female:-

1st           JH Critchlow, Paddock Farm

2nd          IR Cousin, Gill Cumber

3rd           JH Critchlow, Paddock Farm

Champion – W & PA Walton, Low Kinmont

Reserve Champion – Messrs Allan, Greenhow Farm