The next general horse sale will be Saturday the 1st of July
On Saturday the 1st of July we will be holding our general monthly sale of horses, tack and machinery sale. Horses will be sold on a first come first served basis, and no pre-booking is available. Tack lots must be pre-entered, and lot numbers will be allocated and sent to vendors prior to the sale. Machinery must be pre-entered, and can be brought to site on the Friday before the sale until 4pm. To pre-enter machinery please fill in the entry form at the link below or contact Tom Greenow.
Our general horse sales are the first Saturday of every month, unless there is another event at the market, confirmed dates for 2017 are:
17 June – Premium Catalogued Horse Sale – followed by unwarranted sale
1 July – Monthly Horse, Tack & Machinery Sale
15 July – Premium Catalogued Horse Sale – followed by unwarranted sale
5 August – Monthly Horse, Tack & Machinery Sale
19 August – Premium Catalogued Horse Sale – followed by unwarranted sale
2 September – Monthly Horse, Tack & Machinery Sale
16 September – Premium Catalogued Horse Sale – followed by unwarranted sale
21 October – Monthly Horse & Tack Sale
4 November – Monthly Horse & Tack Sale
2 December – Monthly Horse & Tack Sale
Horses – Please contact Tim Webster for more details
Horses cannot be pre-booked, vendors are welcome to arrive on the morning of the sale from 07:30am with their stock. Horses will be sold in the order that they arrive at the market. Passports will be taken at the gate and exchanged for an entry card to be completed with the stock details. An entry fee of £15 will be charged, with a £5 refund due once the horse is sold in the ring. Vendors can collect the proceeds from the sale once the buyers have paid for their lots. Commission is charged at 10% for horses. We can sell all category of horse: hunter, pony, donkey, alpaca and llama. If vendors would like to email over pictures of stock that they are planning on bringing to the sale, we are more than happy to advertise them on social media for you.
Tim Webster | Horse Auctioneer
07949 173180 or 01664 562971
Sale times are as follows:
Our Market Tavern will be open throughout the day, serving meals made from quality local ingredients, and hot and cold refreshments.
Tom Greenow will be organising machinery and agrijumble sales, and entries can be brought in for lotting on the day before the sale until 4pm. Our experienced auctioneers are more than willing to visit vendors to appraise lots prior to the sale. Please let Tom know what machinery you will be bringing in so that we can get it advertised for you prior to the sale. Please complete the machinery entry form and return to Melton Mowbray market for the attention of Tom Greenow.
Machinery Entry Form
07775 758 586, 01664 562 971
For machinery queries, please contact Tom Greenow on 07775 758586
For tack & sundries queries, please contact Lisa Rogers on 07957 914322
For horse queries, please contact Tim Webster on 07949 173180
For all other enquiries, please call the main office on 01664 562971
Looking for a bargain or just to sell some unwanted items: whether it’s horse tack or associated items come along and have a browse! Reserve your lot numbers now by contacting Lisa, items can be pre-booked in for sale on the Friday prior to the sale day, from 10am till 1pm.
The site gates open at 07:30, and the Main Office will be open to book lots in, and get people registered to buy.
Registration costs £2 per calendar year, and you must have ID with proof of address.
Terms & Conditions of Sale:
Sundries: Commission will be charged at 15% with an entry fee of 50p per lot. Any item realising over £50 will be charged as follows: 10% up to £100 and 5% on the remaining balance.
Tack: Commission will be charged at 15% with an entry fee of 50p per lot. All vendors and buyers must have an auction card at a cost of £2 per annum.
Cards run from January to December.