Valais Blacknose sheep sold to a top of 7,100gn at the Blacknose Beauties national show and sale in Carlisle.

Breeders from across the UK, including Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis and Tomintoul, flocked to the event to show off their stock and make purchases for the future. Auctioneers Harrison and Hetherington took the top bid for the reserve supreme champion from the pre-sale show. This was March-born ram lamb Westmorland Edward from Tim…