Longtown Mart

Every Thursday - Primestock

Cast Ewes at 7am followed by Prime Lambs & Hoggs at 12 noon approx. Cull Cows & Prime Cattle at 1pm
(More Cull Cow entries requested to meet demand)
latest report

Tuesday 18th June

Store Cattle report
Ewes & Hoggs with Lambs at foot report

Tuesday 25th June - 10.30am

Special Sale of Ewes & Hoggs with Lambs at foot

Saturday 29th June

Rare & Minority Breed Poultry, Cage Birds & Equipment
Sale at 10am in two rings, catalogue £3 by post

Tuesday 2nd July

Store Cattle
Ewes & Hoggs with Lambs at Foot

Tuesday 16th July

Store Lambs
Store Cattle
July Sale of Breeding Cattle

Tuesday 23rd July

Store Lambs

Monday 29th July - Evening Sale

Pedigree Suffolk Sheep
4th Annual Show & Sale of Pedigree Suffolk Females & Rams from leading flocks
Sale of other MV Accredited Breeding Females

Tuesday 30th July

Store Cattle
Opening Sale of Breeding Ewes & Shearlings
Special July Sale of Store Lambs

Thursday 1st August

Show & Sale for Young Handler's Prime Lambs

Tuesday 6th August

First August Sale of Store Lambs

Monday 12th August

Tractors, Quad Bikes, 4x4s, Implements & Machinery

Tuesday 13th August

Special August Sale of Store Cattle & Suckler Calves
Monthly Sale of Beef Breeding Cattle
Grand Opening Sale of Mule Wether Lambs
Store Lambs

Tuesday 20th August

Sale for Early Season Breeding Sheep & Rams of all classes
Store Lambs, including Special Sale of Mule Wether Lambs
Ian Rutter Memorial Trophy for Champion pen of Alston Moor Mule Lambs

Bank Holiday Monday 26th August

PEDIGREE BEEF SHORTHORNS
Annual Sale of Pedigree Beef Shorthorn Females supported by the Beef Shorthorn Cattle Society, including herd dispersals & drafts (prices to 8,000gns 2018) incl. Show of in-calf & maiden Beef Shorthorn heifers
Special Sale of Other Native Breed Pedigree Females

Tuesday 27th August

Main Annual Prize Show & Sale of Cheviot Mule Ewe Lambs & Shearlings, the principal sale in the UK
Show for the Aynsley Cup
Sale for Cheviot Mule Cross Ewe Lambs & Shearlings
Sale of Half Bred Ewe Lambs & Shearlings

Wednesday 28th August

Store Lambs

Tuesday 3rd September

Store Lambs

Wednesday 4th September

Annual Special Sale of Lowland Breeding Sheep to incorporate The Annual Special Prize Show and Sale for North of England and Scotch Mule Shearlings, Texel, Suffolk and any other Continental Shearlings
Sale of Rams of all classes
Sale of Zwartbles sheep of all classes

Tuesday 10th September

Special Sale of Store Cattle
Monthly Sale of Beef Breeding Cattle
Store Lambs, together with First Sale of Cheviots & Blackfaces

Friday 13th September

'Closamectin' Kelso Ram Sales
C&D are one of the Major Auctioneers at this event
Entries requested

Tuesday 17th September

Principal Prize Show & Sale of North of England & Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs (including Second Sale of Cheviot Mules)
Jacob Thomlinson Memorial Cup for the Best Pen of Mule Ewe Lambs
Second Sale for Greyface, Continental & Other Breed Ewes & Shearlings
EVENING MULTI BREED RAM SALE of Registered & Unregistered Bluefaced Leicester Rams, Ram Lambs and Females, followed by Texel, Charollais, Beltex & Other Breed Rams & Ram Lambs

Wednesday 18th September

Store Lambs, including Special Prize Sale of Top Draw Cheviots, also Blackface Store Lambs

Saturday 21st September

Annual 'Kintyre' Sale of Rams & Breeding Sheep at Campbeltown for the Kintyre Agricultural Society

Tuesday 24th September

Store Cattle
Store Lambs, including Special Sale for Cheviots & Blackfaces

Tuesday 1st October

Second Sale of Mule Ewe Lambs, also Sale of Lowland Ewes, Shearlings, other Breed Ewe Lambs & Rams of all classes
Store Lambs

Wednesday 2nd October

BORDER EWE SALE of North & South Country Cheviot Ewes, Gimmers & Ewe Lambs, also Show & Sale of North Country Cheviot (Park & Hill Type) Shearling & 2 Shear Rams
Special Sale of Traditional Bluefaced Leicester Shearling Rams (for crossing with the Cheviot to breed the Cheviot Mule)
Main Sale of Blackface & Swaledale Ewes, Shearlings & Ewe Lambs
Annual Prize Show & Sale of North of England Blackface gimmers and ewes

Saturday 5th October

Great Annual Prize Show & Sale of mainly Continental Suckler Calves
Show for The Longtown Cup, Perpetual Trophy for best Charolais

Tuesday 8th October

Store Lambs, including Special Sale for Blackface Wether Lambs
Sale of Store Cattle of all classes & Special Autumn Sale of Beef Breeding Cattle, including Main Sale for Continental Bulling Heifers

Wednesday 9th October

LONGTOWN RAM FAIR
Annual Prize Show and Sale of Bluefaced Leicester Rams, Ram Lambs & Females
Main Show & Sale of Suffolk & Texel Rams & Ram Lambs, also Show & Sale of Charollais, Beltex, Crossbred & other Breed Rams
Texel Ram show for the Solway & Tyne Texel Sheep Breeders Club Trophy
Crossbred Ram show for the Tucker Armstrong Memorial Trophy

Saturday 12th October

Great Annual “Kirkcambeck Sale” of Traditional Breed Cattle (predominantly Blue-Grey, Galloway & Shorthorn cross bullocks)
Special Sale of Blue Grey & Native Breed Breeding Females, including Bulling Heifers
Show for the Whitslade Shield

Tuesday 15th October

Store Lambs, including Special Sale of Blackfaces

Wednesday 16th October

Late Sale of Lowland Ewes & Shearlings, Second Sale of Blackface, Swaledale & Cheviot Ewes, also all classes of Ewe Lambs

Saturday 19th October

Prize Show & Sale of Hillbred Suckler Calves & other Store Cattle
Show for The Jacob Thomlinson Cup

Tuesday 22nd October

Store Lambs, including Prize Sale of Cheviots & Main Show & Sale of Blackface Lambs (sponsored by BF Sheep Breeders Assc.)
Final Sale for Rams of all classes, including Annual Sale of Cheviot & Blackface Rams
Store Cattle

Tuesday 29th October

Store Lambs & Special End of Season Sale of Breeding Sheep

Saturday 2nd November

Rare & Minority Breed Poultry, Cage Birds & Equipment

Animal Welfare: Notice To All Sheep Consignors

We have been reminded by DEFRA and Trading Standards that any animals showing signs of ill health (eg. emaciation, lameness, lice, scab, etc.) and likely to be unfit for onward travel should not be accepted onto mart premises and will be returned home. Costs which may arise from attempts to send such animals will be passed back to the consignor. Thank you for your co-operation in this matter. Animal welfare is our priority.


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