Market Reports


Sale Report - Tuesday 2nd April 2024

CALVES  British Blue Bulls to £415, Friesian Bulls to £42, Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £155, Welsh Black Heifers to £142.

Top price bull calf from EE & C Hawke sold to J Bailey & Son.

Top price heifer calf from EE & C Hawke sold to ND & P Dowkes.

STORES   British Blue Steers to £1540, British Blue Heifers to £910, Limousin Steers to £1000, Limousin Heifers to £1400, Limousin Bulls to £745, Charolais Heifers to £860, Charolais Bulls to £900.

Top price heifer from N Hunt to P Mullaney & Sons.

Top price steer from N Hunt sold to J Hobson & Son.

Top price bull from JA Darwin & Sons sold to JB Eastwood & Sons.

COWS with CALVES at foot to £1100 Top price from JA Darwin & Sons sold to G Hopkinson.

Simmental Cow with Heifer Calf at foot.

OTM CATTLE to 141p/kg (Avg 141p/kg) Top price from L Beever sold to M Bretton.

PRIME LAMBS  Overall Average 400.99p/kg, £167.88/head SQQ Average 393.69p/kg


39.1kg–45.5kg to 4443.4p (Avg 393.69p)

45.6kg-52kg to 495.8p (Avg 382.98p)


39.1kg–45.5kg to £190 (Avg £167.14)

45.6kg-52kg to £190 (Avg £180)

Top price lambs £/head & p/kg from RK Bamforth sold to Shans Group Ltd

PRIME HOGGS  Overall Average 401.61p/kg, £184.71/head SQQ Average 401.61p/kg


17-25.4kg to 224.4p (Avg 224.44p)

25.5-32kg to 362.5p (Avg 362.5p)

32.1-39kg to 436.8p (Avg 353.41p)

39.1kg–45.5kg to 490.9p (Avg 397.6p)

45.6kg-52kg to 468.2p (Avg 413.32p)

52kg+ to 466.7p (Avg 402.16p)


17-25.4kg to £168 (Avg £127.33)

25.5-32kg to £116 (Avg £116)

32.1-39kg to £166 (Avg £131)

39.1kg–45.5kg to £216 (Avg £168.57)

45.6kg-52kg to £238 (Avg £198.97)

52kg+ £269 (Avg £230.78)  

Top price hoggs 490.9p/kg from I Marsden sold to Shans Group Ltd .  

Top price hoggs £269/head from J Trueman & Partner.

EWES to £220 (Avg £118.98) Top price from J Hobson & Son sold to Lancashire Direct Halal Meats Ltd.

TUPS to £185 (Avg £121.92) Top price from R Taylor sold to Lancashire Direct Halal Meats Ltd.

STORE HOGGS to £183 (Avg £143.31) Top price from Brook Farm Windley Ltd sold to Shans Group Ltd.  

TEXEL to £134


CHEVIOT to £109

GOATS to £133 Top price from Cockfields Farm Ltd sold to Lancashire Direct Halal.

1 Boar Nanny and 3 Boar Wethers.

ORPHAN LAMBS to £17 (Avg £14.67) Top price from M Winterbottom Ltd sold to NJ Turner.


Forward:: Forward Head of Stock comprising of 19 Cattle including 7 Calves, 22 Stores, 1 Cow & Calf, 1 OTM and 999 Sheep comprising of 52 Prime Lambs 631 Prime Hoggs,202 Ewes,12 Tups, 100 Store Hoggs, 2 Goats.