News

Roadblocks for breeding sheep exports

Wednesday 24th February 2021
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The UK’s exit from the EU on 1 January has created some (largely unexpected) roadblocks for moving breeding stock from Great Britain to Northern Ireland and the EU. The immediate problem is the lack of physical infrastructure at ferry ports

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Show/event cancellations in 2021

Friday 29th January 2021
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Covid-19 is already having an impact on the 2021 summer calendar with many shows and events making the decision  to cancel or postpone this year. See below a list that will continually be updated, please let the Society know if

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Covid – National Lockdown

Tuesday 22nd December 2020
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COVID Office Hours & AGM

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Christmas Shopping 2021

Wednesday 2nd December 2020
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Christmas Shopping 2021 New in for 2021 Beltex Calendar, available to pre-order for collection at the In-Lamb sales email the office on beltex.sheep@btconnect.com     Other items available on the Merchandise page Beltex Travel Mug and Cufflinks new for 2020

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MV Scheme Covid Extension

Wednesday 25th November 2020
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A statement from SRUC regarding Maedi Visna testing reads as follows: “As we outlined in previous correspondence, the current situation is that members who are overdue a routine MV test will have their status lapse at the end of December

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Beltex breeders donate to charity

Monday 9th November 2020
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Between the Beltex Sheep Society and its members, £1700 has been donated to charities supporting the rural community.

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Livestock auction markets to continue trading following new guidelines

Wednesday 4th November 2020
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Following the announcement from the Prime Minister of another full lockdown for England, starting on Thursday 5 November, the Livestock Auctioneers’ Association (LAA) has confirmed that its member markets will remain open, and has set out updated guidance.

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Office Closed

Friday 16th October 2020
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Please Note: the Society Office will be closed from 4.00pm Friday 16th October and open again on Monday 26th October. We are taking a well-earned break, emails may be monitored intermittently throughout this period.

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Information for Carlisle Premier vendors & purchasers

Monday 10th August 2020
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As the Government Guidelines will reduce the volume of buyers being able to attend the sale, below are points Harrison & Hetherington ask for your co-operation in order for the running of Live Sales. This information is correct at the

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Beltex Online Show Season

Monday 1st June 2020
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Many of our breeders may not only be missing out on the social aspect of show season but also the pre-show preparations so the Beltex Sheep Society will be hosting a number of online shows to allow members to show

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