The Last Sheep Sale DVD - Last Bellingham Mart

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    For more than a century the auction mart was the focus of life in the picturesque market town of Bellingham in Northumberland. Farmers and shepherds came down from the hills to watch their sheep being sold in the marts two ancient sale rings. But times change, with new animal health rules coming into effect the mart was forced to close in 2004. This beautifully shot DVD from the same stable as The Last Horsemen and The Last Shepherds captures the atmosphere at Bellingham on the day of the final sale. To order the DVD visit
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 10 years ago
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