TITLE

Eleventh-hour reprieve for Rugby market

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/24/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 21, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Royal Agricultural Society of England has offered a group of farmers and investors a 99-year lease to relocate the auction mart at the Royal Showground, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, England. The rugby livestock market was due to close on December 25, 2006 because the council sold off its site. It is expected to cost the group £ 600,000 to convert the existing sheep buildings.
ACCESSION #
23685224

 

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