Results from our Grazing Cattle Competition sponsored by Gouldings NI – 16/04/18

Flying trade on Monday the 16th of April 2018. Top Heifers reached 2.40£/KG Avg. of 2.37 £/kg followed by closely behind 2.35 £/Kg and 2.24 £/Kg. Congratulations to Gerry McNeill, Maghera for winning Heifer Prize. Bullocks was also a super trade 3.04£/KG topped the market with an average of 2.86£/Kg followed by 2.58 £/kg & […]

Results from our Grazing Cattle Competition sponsored by Thompsons – 09/04/18

First week of the Grazing Cattle Competition at Swatragh Livestock Mart sponsored by Thompsons Flying trade on Monday 9th April 2018. Top Heifers reached Avg. of 2.39 £/kg followed closely behind by 2.35 £/Kg and 2.34 £/Kg. Congratulations to Brian O’Loughlin, Maghera for winning the Heifer Prize. Bullocks were also a super trade 2.60£/Kg topped […]

NCCE Charity Tractor Run – Sunday 1st July 2018

NCCE are pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Charity Tractor Run, on Sunday 1st July! All proceeds and donations will be going to Air Ambulance NI. The run will leave NCCE at 3.30pm sharp – all entries must be in by 12pm. A day not to be missed, more details will be […]

Upcoming Sales at Swatragh Livestock Market!

We have a couple of upcoming sales within the livestock mart, with a brand new sale added as well – the bull and breeding sale. Details are below:   *NEW* Bull and Breeding Sale – Thursday 22nd March 2018, starting 7pm Open to all Breeding Bulls, Replacement Heifers, Cows & Calves, Springing Heifers/Cows. All stock […]

Specialist Charity Tractor-thon – Saturday 10th March 2018

In 2018, Specialist Joinery Group Maghera celebrates 30 years in business. To celebrate the Specialist Joinery Team team have embarked upon a unique challenge. We aim to raise £100,000 for 10 charitable causes by the end of 2018. The charities chosen hold special significance to our team, as many of our Specialists families have been […]

Using Equipment at Work – What are my responsibilities?

The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999 (PUWER) place a duty on employers to protect employees safety through the proper selection and use of work equipment. Work equipment can range from anything from a hammer, right up to a telehandler. Regardless of what it is, it’s extremely important for employers to […]