Milly Eaton Herdwick top of the flocks at Skipton native & rare breeds showcase
Showing Herdwick sheep for the first time at her local auction mart, Skipton’s Milly Eaton was rewarded with a debut championship success in the annual rare and native breeds highlight. (Saturday, Sept 7)
The 21-year-old clinched her CCM Skipton debut title win with her first prize April, 2017-born 2 shear ram, by a Gatesgarth tup from Anthony Hartley, of Turner Hall Farm in Dunnerdale, South Lakeland. He is one of the UK’s top Herdwick breeders.
On a lovely summer evening in Lothersdale, CCM Auctions conducted on farm dispersal sale at Oakcliffe Farm on an Thursday 18th July upon the instructions of Trevor & Julie Smith and family. The sale contained a varied selection of equipment gathered during Trevor & Julies occupation of the farm ranging from bygones and traditional equipment through to modern items and the large crowd assembled were keen for certain items.
CCM Auctions conducted a Farm Dispersal Sale at Hollin Raikes Farm, Cowling on Friday 30th November 2018, upon the Instructions of Messrs R&VM Clarke who have sold the farm and are moving to a new holding. The sale included a great selection of tractors, grassland machinery, implements, livestock equipment and sundry smaller items all which have been used in the working of this marginal upland hill farm over the years. The quality of items attracted a very large gathering of both local and distant buyers, with many Irish buyers also present.
Bidding was brisk, and a sample of prices are as follows:
CCM Auctions conducted an on farm dispersal sale at Horton in Ribblesdale on Friday 26th October upon the instruction of Mr David A Morphet, High Birkwith Farm. The sale was attended by many friends and neighbouring farms who together with other local and national buyers formed a huge crowd on the day. The quality of items on offer was tremendous and these items created intense bidding both for the large machinery and vehicles together with general equipment.
CCM Auctions conducted an on-farm dispersal sale of Livestock & Machinery at Far Cappleside, Rathmell, Settle on Thursday 30th August upon instructions of AB&BH Procter.
On a fine summers afternoon a huge crowd gathered from far and wide to bid for the varied range of items.