A major reduction sale of the Hillhead Berrichon flock on behalf of Richard Powell took place at Borderway on Friday 30th August alongside the annual society show and sale.
Topping this consignment at 750gns was a 2017 born ewe sired by Swaledale Pouncer and out of a Hillhead ewe by Woodston Lucas. This ewe was purchased by Messrs James from Bridgenorth, Shropshire.
Messrs James also bought the next best, lot 123, for 650gns. This was another 2017 born ewe by the same sire and this time out of a dam by Creigiau Limoges.
At 450gns and best of the gimmers was lot 145 also by Swaledale Pouncer and this time purchased by Messrs Davenport from Sandbach, Cheshire.
28 aged ewes £285.75; 23 shearling gimmers £198.13; overall £246.23