Kivells of Holsworthy saw a really busy market with 1139 sheep, 207 cattle, 268 calves and 28tn of straw.

In the sheep pens prime lambs topped at £105 on behalf of Messrs Wooldridge of Chollaton with premium on the day set at 221p/kg for Alan Perkins of Beaworthy.

16 couples topped at £200 for Danny Norman of Dolton with the best of the in lamb ewes hitting £132 for Harold Martin of Yarnscombe.

207 cattle saw the best reach £1055 on behalf of Charlie Kivell with best heifers from Alan Pomeroy at £1010.

263 calves and stirks topped at £480 for Blue steers (5mths) from Messrs Cobbledick of Sutcombe with heifers to £330 on behalf of Messrs Rockett of Bridestowe.

318 cull sheep topped at £134 for ewes in from Angus Howie of Meeth with cull rams to £112 for Messrs Shipton.

28tn of barley straw sold at £80p/tn for Messrs Gaydon of Stow-on-the-Wold.

Read more: Sedgemoor Livestock Market report for Monday, January 13