With a good crowd in attendance, proceedings have just been opened by  David Thomlinson of  H&H with Lot 11 Anside Arnie put forward by A & W Watson.  This February 2005 bull was purchased from Mr & Mrs S Irvine in Carlisle October 2006 where he was 2nd prize winner to the Senior Champion and a member of the Reserve Group of Three.   Sold for 2,300gns.

Following hot on the heels of Anside Arnie was the powerful PROCTERS COMMANDER sold for  15,000gns to Smiths of Bloxham,  this  well known stock bull from Messrs Ridleys who was purchased in October 2008 for 22,000gns.   Commander’s progeny include the noted Haltcliffe Eubank and Encore.