General Information

The Spring Sale

General Information

01568 619777

Contact

Miss Catryn Bigley, Brightwells Auctioneers, Horse & Pony Department, Easters Court, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DE. Tel: 01568 619777 Fax: 01568 619710 Email: welsh@brightwells.com.

Location

The Sale will be held INDOORS in Hall 3 at the Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells, Powys, Mid Wales LD2 3SY. The Showground is signposted on all major roads. For more detailed directions see here.

Local Accommodation

A list of accommodation can be found here.

Additional accommodation can be found through the Local Tourist Information Offices: Llandrindod Wells 01597 822600.

Gates

Gates will be open from 5:00pm till 9:00pm on the day prior to the Sale and from 7:30am on the Sale Day until the end of the Sale. The showground will be locked at all other times.

Parking

All cars attending the Sale will be directed to the Official Car Parks designated for the Event and will enter through the Horse Hill Entrance and will be charged at the rate of £10 per car. Vendors will have passes sent.

Lorries and trailers will also enter through the Horse Hill Entrance and after being unloaded will be directed to the Horse Hill. There will be plenty of space for parking overnight accommodation units.

An overnight parking fee will be charged at the rate of £10.00 per night to those staying on site; vendors producing their pass will pay a discounted rate of £5.00. Those staying in the Hostel on site will be charged a fee of £10 per car, or £5 if a vendor's pass is produced. A pedestrian access charge will also be in place this year at £5 per person. 

Programme

The Sale will be catalogued in the following order:
1. Welsh Section A, B, C, and D Geldings & Welsh Part Breds (age descending order)
2. Sections A & B 
3. Section C & D Mares and Stallions (4 yr old & over) broken to ride and drive
4. Section C & D breeding and youngstock