Borderway Spring Lamb Young Handler Show and Sale

6th May 2019

On Monday 6th May, Harrison and Hetherington held their annual Young Handlers and Spring Lamb show and sale.

This May Day Bank Holiday sale also included the show of pairs of spring lambs and the young handlers show, which was very kindly judged by Mr Martin McIntyre, McIntyre Meats, Leyburn who awarded the pairs Championship to a great pair of Texel cross lambs from TW Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan which sold for £125 to Mr R Skelton.

The Champion single lamb was again won by TW Hunter, Upper Brydekirk with a Texel lamb; this was shown in the young handlers by Emily Hunter who claimed the Champion Young Handler and sold for £121 to Mr R Skelton.  The Reserve Champion Young Handler was Logan Hutchinson who won the 12 years and under class.

Prize Winners
Class 1 – Young Handlers aged 12 years and under
1stLogan Hutchinson, Upper Brydekirk, Annan
2ndRebecca Slater, Rose Cottage, Beckermet
3rdDaniel Sanderson, Whitehead Brow, Mealsgate, Wigton
4thAlexander Slater, Rose Cottage, Beckermet
5th Luke Noble, Mill Farm, Beckermet
6th Scarlett Graham, Whitehead Brow, Mealsgate, Wigton

Class 2 – Young Handlers aged 13-16 years and over
1stEmily Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan
2ndJack Richardson, Whitehead Brow, Mealsgate, Wigton
3rdSarah Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan
4thMatthew Palmer, Greensyke, Lamplugh, Workington

Champion Young Handler: Emily Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan

Champion Young Handler – Emily Hunter

Reserve Champion Young Handler: Logan Hutchinson, Upper Brydekirk, Annan

Reserve Champion – Logan Hutchinson

Class 3 – Best Spring Lamb (Open)
1stEmily Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan
2nd Matthew Palmer, Greensyke, Lamplugh, Workington
3rd Jack Richardson, Whitehead Brow, Mealsgate, Wigton
4th – I & H Hornsby, Stackyard, Midtown Farm, Westnewton, Wigton

Class 4 – Best Pair of Spring Lamb (Open)
1stTW Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan
2ndD & J Richardson, Whitehead Brow, Mealsgate, Wigton
3rd JJ & CE Palmer, Greensyke, Lamplugh, Workington
4th – M & JI Slater, Rose Cottage, Beckermet,

Champion Pair of Lambs – Emily & Callum Hunter, Judge Martin McIntyre