Weidemann Arrive & Drive Roadshow

Carrs Billington and Weidmann are please to announce a series of events that will give farmers, landowners, businesses and landscapers the opportunity to get a closer look at the fantastic range of Weidemann equipment, including wheel loaders, telescopic pivot steer and telescopic handlers including the range topping T6027 telehandler and the eHoftrac electric loader.

Flagship T6027 Telehandler

The events are being held at the following depots:

Penrith, CA11 9EU – Tuesday 12th Feb 3pm – 7pm
Barnard Castle, DL12 8ED – Tuesday 19th Feb 4pm – 8pm
Spennymoor, DL16 7NL – Wednesday 20th Feb 10am – 3pm
Annan, DG12 6LE – Saturday 23rd Feb 10am – 2pm

For more details regarding the equipment at each site, or to book a space, please contact the relevant depot.

Penrith – 01768 866354

Barnard Castle – 01833 637537

Spennymoor – 01388 662266

Annan – 01461 202772

eHoftrac will feature at some events

Acquisition of Pearsons Farm Supplies Ltd

Carrs Billington Agriculture (Sales) Ltd is pleased to announce that it has acquired the entire issued share capital of Pearson Farm Supplies Ltd, the agricultural retail business based in Lancashire and Anglesey. The business will become part of the Carrs Billington retail network.

Pearson Farm Supplies is an agricultural supplier specialising in animal health products with over 20 years of trading. Operating out of their primary Country Store at West Marton, they also have satellite locations at Anglesey and Lancashire/Yorkshire livestock centres. This strategic acquisition extends the georgraphical reach of Carrs Billington and is an additional building block in the expansion of the company. It takes the overall retail footprint to 35 stores.

Commenting on the acquisition, Rae Tomlinson, MD, of Carrs Billington said: “This acquisition is a great step forward for Carrs Billington and I am thrilled to be welcoming Chris and his team to the Group. Pearson Farm Supplies has a long standing history as a major agricultural supplier and fits perfectly with Carrs Billington’s strategic objectives. We will continue to invest in the business and ensure its ongoing development and success.”

Chris Pearson, Managing Director of Pearson Farm Supplues, commented: “We are delighted to be joining Carrs Billington. They have an excellent track record and are committed to growing our business. We look forward to working with Rae and his team over the months and years ahead.”

Enquiries:

Carrs Billington Agricultural (Sales) Ltd

Rae Tomlinson (Managing Director)  Tel: +44 (0) 1229 520 212

 

The Cumberland Show – SATURDAY 16TH JUNE 2018 AT EAST PARK, BRISCO

Carrs Billington are proud to be a major sponsor of The Cumberland Show. The Cumberland Agricultural Society has been promoting agriculture and rural life for over 175 years with the main event of the year been the Cumberland Show held in June.

The Show combines tradition and agriculture with a fresh, modern focus to create a real celebration of farming, food and countryside.

There is a range of livestock classes including beef, dairy and sheep; heavy & light horses; poultry classes; and vintage vehicle classes. The Countryside Area displays rural crafts and skills; a Home Industries Marquee; Craft Marquee; Country Living Arcade; Food Hall; a wide range of Trade Stands; and a variety of entertainment around the Showfield, which all make for a great family day out.