Lancaster held its annual Christmas Show and Sale of dressed poultry on Monday 23rd December which had an entry of 511. The market topped at £85 for a 35lb Turkey from R Hodgson, Dent with other heavy weight turkeys selling to £80, £75 and £70. The consignment from DJ & E Barton, Arkholme sold to £65 and £60, three times.
Geese sold to a top of £52 for a 13lb goose from FW & JJ Jenkinson, Eagland Hill with others to £42 from J Shepherd, Millom.
Chickens topped at £25 from FW & JJ Jenkinson.