Cattle sell firmly at Newtownstewart

Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland
Thursday 16nd March 2017
Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye �
Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar.
Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s.
The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.
Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland Thursday 16nd March 2017 Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye � Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar. Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s. The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries. Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.

Another good entry of cattle on offer sold firmly with Bullocks selling to £1235 and £520 over £1 while Heifers sold to £1030 and £520 over £1.

Fat Cows: M Blee Altashane 570kgs £149, 635kgs £145. M Sheerin Donemana 670kgs £148 and £146. A Castlederg farmer 630kgs £143, 615kgs £119. S Daly Gortin 385kgs £138, 415kgs £137; C Logue Castlederg 650kgs £800. R W Ferguson Lislea 725kgs £123. R J Lecky Castlederg 665kgs £121, 630kgs £113; P McConnell Gortin 505kgs £109.

Bullock prices; Ms A Wilson Newtownstewart 715kgs £1235, 650kgs £1152, 775kgs £1100. S ~ P Connolly Victoria Bridge 430kgs £950 (£221 per 100kgs) 440kgs £915, 450kgs £920, 415kgs £900, 520kgs £870, 340kgs £750, 395kgs £725, 330kgs £695, 370kgs £705, 305kgs £640. D Williamson Sion Mills 580kgs £1047, 525kgs £900. R C Giles Sixmilecross 610kgs £1100, £980 and £920, 585kgs £1000, 665kgs £1050, 490kgs £820; S Brogan Gortin 720kgs £1120, 545kgs £1000, £920, £895 and £830, 515kgs £980, 455kgs £860. Jas McBride Glenmornan 340kgs £825 (£243 per 100kgs) 340kgs £815, 420kgs £850, 400kgs £750. Wm King Drumquin 450kgs £800. A local farmer 630kgs £920. T ~ J Adams Omagh 450kgs £890. A Strabane farmer 420kgs £800, 480kgs £805. J Gallagher Strabane 495kgs £830; A Gortin farmer 370kgs £755, 450kgs £762, 310kgs £665, 290kgs £690 and £630, 345kgs £712.

Heifer prices; R J Moubray Droit 480kgs £1000 (£208 per 100kgs) 605kgs £962, 550kgs £890, 475kgs £795. C Devine Claudy 535kgs £1030, 455kgs £890, 465kgs £865.A Castlederg farmer 550kgs £970; R C Giles Sixmilecross 620kgs £965. S ~P Connolly Victoria Bridge 405kgs £807. D Williamson Sion Mills 590kgs £940. T ~ J Adams Omagh 390kgs £795, 365kgs £735. A McConnell Gortin 610kgs £825, 520kgs £800, 460kgs £755. T Robb Castlederg 310kgs £660 and £625. A Gortin farmer 325kgs £615, 335kgs £660. Jas McBride Glenmornan 380kgs £760

Sheep Sale; Increased numbers of lambs on offer.

Prices; A R McKelvey 29.5kgs £95.50; N McIlwaine 22.75kgs £91.20. R Scott 22.50kgs £91; W J Lynch 24.25kgs £95; D Dunbar 24kgs £91.50; G Hamilton 22.50kgs £93; G McFarland 19.50kgs £82; R J Lecky 21.80kgs £87; M F Keown 22kgs £88.50; R Rankin 21.75kgs £87; Hoggets sold fronm £85 to £91.50 and from 309pence to 360pence.

Fat Ewes; R Scott £106 and £91; N McIlwaine £97 and £75; G Hamilton £89; A McKelvey £91 and £79; D Dunbar £95 and £94; W J Lynch £93; A Mitchell £96; J Lowry £77; T Fyffe £69.