Welcome to North West Auctions

    Sale Dates: Next

    • Lancaster - Prime Stock

      Weekly on Mondays at 9.00am

      • 23rd October 2017,
      • 30th October 2017,
      • 6th November 2017,
      • show more
      • 13th November 2017,
      • 20th November 2017,
      • 27th November 2017,
      • 4th December 2017,
      • 11th December 2017,
      • 18th December 2017
      • show less

      Prime Lambs & Prime Hoggs sold weekly at Lancaster at 9am this followed by the sale of Cast Sheep. 

      Weekly sale of Prime Bulls and Clean Cattle at 10.30am.


      Monday 11th December 

      Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs & Prime Cattle

    • J36 - Prime Stock

      Weekly on Tuesdays at 1.00pm

      • 24th October 2017,
      • 31st October 2017,
      • 7th November 2017,
      • show more
      • 14th November 2017,
      • 21st November 2017,
      • 28th November 2017,
      • 5th December 2017,
      • 12th December 2017,
      • 19th December 2017,
      • 26th December 2017
      • show less

      Weekly sale of all classes of Prime Sheep to include Lambs/Hoggs and Cast Sheep.

      Sale to commence at 1pm with Prime Hoggs/Lambs followed by Cast Sheep.

      All prime sheep must have an EID tag.

      The market will be open from 8am with a ballot

    • J36 - Prime Pigs

      at 10.30am

      • 24th October 2017,
      • 28th November 2017
      • show less

      Sale of Prime Pigs (no stores, weaners or breeding pigs) (sale of prime, stores, weaners & breeding pigs sold on 2nd Tuesday of each month) Please note: vendors and purchasers of PIGS must be pre-registered with BPEX before buying &

    • J36 - Calves, Stirks, Store Cattle, Cast Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle

      Fortnightly on Thursdays

      • 26th October 2017,
      • 9th November 2017,
      • 23rd November 2017,
      • show more
      • 7th December 2017,
      • 21st December 2017
      • show less

      Fortnightly Sale of Stirks following Calves. 

      10.30am - Sale of All Classes of Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle 

      Followed by TB Restricted Cast Cows, cows to be pre-entered with the Office Prior to Sale Day. DEFRA Approved. 11am -

    • Lancaster - Calves, Stirks, Cast Cows, Store Cattle

      Weekly on Fridays at 10.15am

      • 27th October 2017,
      • 3rd November 2017,
      • 10th November 2017,
      • show more
      • 17th November 2017,
      • 24th November 2017,
      • 1st December 2017,
      • 8th December 2017,
      • 15th December 2017
      • show less

      10.15am Weekly Sale of Rearing Calves & Stirks 

      10.15am Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Clean Cattle  11.15am Catalogued Sale of Store & Beef Breeding Cattle 

      Entries close 2pm Monday prior to sale


      Friday 22nd September 

      Annual Prize Show

    • Lancaster - Stirks

      Last Friday of each Month commencing 9.45am

      • 27th October 2017,
      • 24th November 2017
      • show less

      9.45am Special Monthly Sale of Stirks & Young Feeding Bulls  Please ring Ian Atkinson on 07766 521472 for more info

      Friday 27th January - Entries close Monday 23rd January Friday 23rd February - Entries close Monday 20th February Friday

    • J36 - Fell Ponies, Mountain & Moorland Ponies, Tack & Carriages

      Saturday 28th October 2017

      • 28th October 2017

      Sale of Registered Fell Ponies on behalf of the Fell Pony Society

      Sale of any other registered Mountain & Moorland Breed Ponies 

      Sale of Tack & Carriages Entries close Saturday 7th October 

    • J36 - Dairy Cattle

      First Thursday of the Month at 11am

      Monthly Catalogued Sale of Dairy Cattle.

      Sales held on the first Thursday of every month.

      Comprising of both Pedigree & Commercial Freshed Calved Cows & Heifers, Bulling Heifers and Youngstock from Local Farms.

      Dairy entry form is

    • J36 - Store Lambs

      Fortnighty on Thursdays at 11am

      • 2nd November 2017,
      • 16th November 2017,
      • 30th November 2017,
      • show more
      • 14th December 2017
      • show less

      All Sheep must be EID Tagged.

      Please advise the office of entries for catalogue 

      Please note that the closing day for catalouged entries is now a Wednesday a week before the sale

    • Lancaster - Store Lambs

      Fortnightly on Fridays at 1.30pm approx

      • 3rd November 2017,
      • 17th November 2017,
      • 1st December 2017,
      • show more
      • 15th December 2017
      • show less

      All Sheep must be EID Tagged.

      Please advise the office of entries for catalogue

    • J36 - Machinery Sales

      Collective Sale of Tractors, Machinery, Implements & Small Tools at 10.30am

      Collective Sale of Tractors, Farm Machinery, Equipment, Tools & Timber

      Items can be unloaded the day before the sale day strictly between the hours of 9am and 4pm.

      The yard gates will open at 7am for unloading on the sale day.


    • J36 - Beef Breeding Cattle

      First Store Cattle Sale of the Month at 11am

      Monthly Sale of All Classes of Beef Breeding Cattle

      On the first Store Cattle Sale of every Month at 11am following Calves or Dairy Cattle

      For more information please contact the office on 015395 66200


      Thursday 3rd August - Entries

    Latest Sales Report

    • Lancaster Store Cattle - Friday 20th October 2017

      Posted 20 October 2017
      Store Cattle The weekly sale of Store Cattle at Lancaster saw another catalogued entry of over 400. This week’s trade saw meaty and quality type cattle sell to a sharper trade with all other cattle harder to place. Topping today’s sale at £1400 was MS Dugdale & Son of Tewitfield for a pair of Limousin Bullocks. Native Cattle saw Hereford Bullocks sell to £1290 from A & E Clarkson and Son Ltd of Thurnham with Aberdeen Angus Bullocks sold to £1260 from JD & GM Bracken of Garstang. Store Heifers sold to £1150 for a pair of Aberdeen Angus Heifers, again, from JD & GM Bracken. Vendors are advised that the gates are open from 7 am and…
      Continue reading
    • J36 Ambleside Store Lambs - Thursday 19th October 2017

      Posted 19 October 2017
      The Ambleside Store Lamb Sale this year at Junction 36 saw the largest show of the season forward, with a better trade than originally anticipated. The sale topped at £71.00 for a pen of Texel Lambs forward from Messrs Hodgson of High Borrans Farm, with other pens selling from the same home achieving £68 per head. A fantastic run of 623 lambs forward from the Hodgson Family of High Borrans and Rydal saw their Texel Lambs average £64.84 and Beltex Lambs sell to £64.50 to average £57.59. The show classes put before the judge, Mr George Harryman of Hawkshead saw strong pens of hill lambs forward. The Best Pen of 20 Mule Lambs was awarded to Messrs Hodgson, whose…
      Continue reading
    • J36 Tuesday 17th October 2017

      Posted 18 October 2017
      Prime Lambs The weekly sale of prime lambs had a better trade than was anticipated with the J36 lamb trade better than many other local Auction Markets on the day. The overall market average was 164p/kg with lambs weighing between 39-45kg selling to an average of 167p/kg. A mixed entry of lambs, once again, made it slightly hard work with under finished lambs better off being sold as stores. Heavy weight, well-finished lambs were in strong demand. A good run of Beltex lambs from JG & PH Thompson, Poppy Farm, once again, topped the market selling around the 200p/kg mark. A single Beltex lamb from KL & G Patterson, Angerton Cottages sold to a top price per head of £103. TR…
      Continue reading
    • Lancaster Dairy Sale - Monday 16th October 2017

      Posted 17 October 2017
      The monthly sale of Dairy had a smaller entry forward for the sale but there certainly was plenty of interest with many fresh purchasers as well as returning buyers from throughout the Northern counties. The pre-sale show saw an impressive line-up of heifers put before for the Judge Aubrey Greenhalgh of Great Eccleston to cast his expert eye over. The champion rosette was awarded to lot 1 a much-admired heifer from AB & J Parkinson & Sons of Liscabank, Out Rawcliffe with Liscabank Asterix Lead giving 38 litres which was met by some strong bidding selling to £2,350. The first heifer in the ring from H Wright and Son of Berryholme, Kendal set the trade off from selling a heifer…
      Continue reading
    • Lancaster Monday 16th October 2017

      Posted 16 October 2017
      Prime Lambs A full ringside of buyers saw a larger entry of Prime Lambs forward which sold to an easier trade on the week. Prime Lambs sold to £83 from AJ Ellis of Staveley for a pen of Texels, who also sold others to £81. Lambs today sold to a top of 180p/kg, again, from the same home. Suffolk Lambs sold to a top of £75 for a pen of 15 from EE Thornton & Son of Heaton with Oxcliffe. An overall market average of 155p/kg was achieved. Cast Sheep A smaller entry of Cast Sheep forward this morning due to a larger number forward across the county affecting the overall trade. Cast Sheep saw a top of £55 for Mules from JE & J Pye & Son of Gibsons Farm.…
      Continue reading
    • J36 Rough Fell Rams - Saturday 14th October 2017

      Posted 14 October 2017
      The annual show and sale of Rough Fell Breeding Rams on behalf of the Rough Fell Sheep Breeders Association had an entry of 192 for the sale. There was a strong line up of rams forward for the pre-sale show and thanks must go to our judges Mr BH Williams, Mr S Huck, Mr S Watson, Mr JS Handley, Mr R Simpson and Mr D Stephenson as well as Mr J Capstick for standing in at the last minute. There were many admired rams out for the show with the championship rosette being awarded to the first prized shearling from the open class lot 139 from E & K Bland of Cotegill, Tebay with RF3100 sired by RF2621 Barugh Watch Me Go. This powerful tup went on to sell for 3,800gns to Amy Harrison of…
      Continue reading
    • Lancaster Store Cattle - Friday 13th October 2017

      Posted 13 October 2017
      Store Cattle The weekly sale of Store Cattle at Lancaster saw strong cattle close to finish remaining a good trade as seen over previous weeks, with longer term and leaner cattle selling to a sharper trade this week. There was 10% of the cattle forward selling in excess of £1,200 today. The trade topped at £1,330 three times from RH Dodgson of Kilburn House and from JD & GM Bracken of Greenlands Farm with big well meated bullocks selling around the £1,300 mark. Vendors are reminded that Gates are open from 7am and requested to forward cattle for sale as early as possible with fully completed paperwork to avoid queues. OTM Cattle A smaller entry of cast cows in…
      Continue reading
    • J36 Show & Sale of Suckled Calves - Thursday 12th October 2017

      Posted 12 October 2017
      Suckled Calves North West Auctions held their first suckler calf show and sale of the year on Thursday 12th October. Two classes were put before our judges Mr Stephen Chapman and Mr Derek Bateman where a tremendous show of calves was forward for the show. After much deliberation, the judges eventually gave the champion rosette to lot 269 a British Blue heifer from M & D Hatton, Knott End Farm, Broughton-in-Furness, which later went on to sell for £1040. Huge thanks go to today’s judges and our sponsors, Rural Law Practice Thomson Hayton Winkley and Boehringer. With the last months weather some suckler calves today were looking a little weathered and buyers today were…
      Continue reading
    • J36 Tuesday 11th October 2017

      Posted 11 October 2017
      Pigs The monthly sale of all classes of Pigs saw a good entry of 126 forward for the sale. There was plenty of interest in prime gilts and hogs, but prime boars proved harder to place. Vendors are strongly advised to castrate their boars to gain full financial return. Good quality prime pigs sold in excess of 100p/kg topping at 117p/kg from Dhanell Baldwin of Satterthwaite or £100 per head from Dhanell Baldwin & NJ Wilkinson of Roose. Weaner pigs and store pigs sold to a sticky trade with there being less interest as purchasers have now filled their sheds with cattle due to the current weather conditions. Prime Lambs The ‘Bonny Boys’ annual show and sale of five…
      Continue reading
    See all sale reports

    Latest News

    • Auction Sale Result

      By Gillian Ellis, 06 October 2017 – 
      Blog image
      NWA Property offered 34.10 acres of land being formerly part of High Dixon Ground, Coniston for sale by public auction on Thurday, 5th October achieving a figure of £325,000 for the whole, an…
      Continue reading
    • Say Hello To Our Two New Faces...

      By Olivia Muir, 06 September 2017 – 
      Blog image
      Emily Warin Emily joined the team in 2017 as a Land Agent having obtained her RICS accreditation in 2016 and she is currently working towards her CAAV exams. Having graduated from Harper Adams University…
      Continue reading
    Read more news

    Recent Tweets


    Additional Information

    • Prices week commencing 16th October


      Prime Lambs
      487 Forward
      Av. 153p/kg 


      Prime Lambs 
      1131 Forward
      Av. 164p/kg

    Stay Informed

    Your Details

    Your Interests (optional)