Who we are
Were are a group of Lleyn Sheep breeders, who breed Lleyn Sheep.
As our club name suggests we represent Lleyn Sheep breeders in Scotland & the North of England, members are situated from Lancashire upto the Orkneys, a vast area where sheep probably out number people!
We meet up 2 or 3 times a year, for a discussions on relevant sheep & society issues, everything is lighthearted.
What do we do?
We plan a Club Open Day at a breeders farm, this gives farmers that may be interested in buying Lleyn sheep a chance to view them in there natural surrounding as well as letting fellow Lleyn breeders look round a flock and compare sheep.We also hold workshops on topical issues within the Lleyn breed
Our other major event is the Carlisle, Perth & Castle Douglas sales. At the sales we hold a pre sale Show, which have proved to be very popular and well supported.
The Carlisle Sale now offers the largest number of Lleyn sheep
for sale in the UK and in many breeders eyes the Premier Sale for the breed. The Thainstone Sale is New for 2007
What do I gain form being a member?
Talk to like minded breeders.
Discuss topical issues relating to the breed.
Be involved in one of the fastest growing sheep breeds in the UK.
Get to know fellow breeders within your area.
Receive uptodate information regarding the breed and be involved in the decisions being made about the future of Lleyn Sheep
If you own Lleyn Sheep in our area membership is a must!!
It only costs £10 per year and you will be amazed at the benefits of being a member!!!
We have over 80 members stretching from Lancashire to the Orkney's.