Good entry of store cattle and fat cows at Downpatrick

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.

At the fortnightly weekly cattle sale on Monday night, 1st August 2016, there was a good entry of quality store cattle and fat cows.

A Ballygalum farmer topped the sale with a CH bullock at 284kg £645(2.27ppk). In the heavy weight bullock’s category, a Strangford farmer presented a LIM at 508kg £900 (1.77ppk). Leading prices in all categories as follows;

BULLOCKS: Ballygallum farmer 284kg CH £645 (2.27ppk) Strangford farmer 402kg SAL £850 (2.11ppk) and 380kg SAl £850 (2.11kg), Seaforde farmer 372kg LIM £750 (2.01ppk), Downpatrick farmer 306kg CH £615 (2.01ppk), and 308kg CH £590 (1.92ppk), Strangford farmer 474kg LIM £900 (1.90ppk), Strangford farmer 434kg lim £815 (1.88ppk), Kilclief farmer 480kg LIM £900 (1.88ppk), Downpatrick farmer 480kg LIM £890 (1.85ppk), Strangforde farmer 462kg LIM £860 (1.86ppk), Comber farmer 438kg HER £600 (1.82ppk), Lissoid farmer 498kg LIM £900 (1.81ppk), Saintfield farmer 442kg CH £800 (1.81pk), Castlewellan farmer 496kg LIM £885 (1.78ppk) & 508kg LIM £900 (1.77ppk), Downpatrick farmer 284kg CH £655 (1.78ppk), Strangford farmer 474kg SIM £840 (1.77ppk), Ardglass farmer 334kg CH £580 (1.73ppk), Saintfield farmer 438kg LIM £755 (1.72ppk), Annalong farmer 676kg AA £1150 (1.70ppk) & Raholp farmer 440kg HER £740 (1.68ppk) .

HEIFERS: Annacloy farmer 412kg AA £750 (1.82ppk), Strangford farmer 538kg AA £955 (1.78ppk), Lissoid farmer 546kg LIM £900 (1.74ppk), Annacloy farmer 564kg LIM £975 (1.73ppk), Bright farmer 674kg AA £1095 (1.63ppk) & 620kg AA £980 (1.58ppk) & Downpatrick farmer 392kg lim £635 ( 1.62ppk), Saintfield farmer 546kg AA £880 (1.61ppk).