At their weekly Prime Stock sale John Swan Limited had forward and sold 1008 lambs and 335 ewes.
Lamb numbers similar, presented wet, but rates maintained at late rates.
Leading Prices Per Head: Tex.x: £85 Black Heddon, £82 Greenhead, Reston, £80 Wandon, Kettleburn and Black Heddon, £79 Wandon, £78.50 Lilburn Estates and Springhill, Berwick upon Tweed (2), £78 Lilburn Estates (3), Greenhead, Reston and Kettleburn. Suff.x: £80 Chesterhill, £78 Lilburn Estates, £77.50 Wandon. Oxf: £75 East Fleetham. Char.x: £75.50 Wandon. Chev: £74.50 South Charlton. Bel: £74 Ladykirk.
Leading Prices Per Kilo: Tex.x: 205.3p Lilburn Estates, 192.3p Black Heddon, 191p South Charlton, 188.2p Biddlestone Home Farm, 187.8p Shipley Smallburn, 185p Lilburn Estates, 183.7p Wandon, 182.5p Lorbottle, 180.5p Black Heddon, 180p Linbrig. Bel: 200p, 188.2p Ladykirk. Chev: 200p High Learchild, 184.6p South Charlton.
Ewe numbers similar, all classes harder to cash
Leading Prices: Tex: £80 Shipley Smallburn, £77 Village Farm, Seahouses, £70 Ladykirk.
Suff.x: £80 Edlingham Newtown, £78 Kettleburn, £75 Shotton. BFL: £75 Edlingham Newtown. CM: £77, £73 South Charlton. Chev: £72 Linbrig. Mule: £58 Edlingham Newtown, £56 Greystonnes, Kettleburn and South Charlton (2) £38 Hartside.
Rams: Tex.x: £81 Lilburn Estates