The Cheviot Hills, from which this breed of sheep gets its name, form the border line between England and Scotland. The Cheviot Sheep Society was formed in 1890 and is one of the oldest sheep societies in existence.
Flock Competition 2014
The Elliot family from Clenries Farm, Sanquhar, presented a trophy in memory of the late Billy Elliot of Clenries, for the Flock of the Year Competition.
The winner in this first year was Catslackburn Farm, Yarrow.
John and Sandy Elliot presenting the Quaich to Norman and David Douglas, along with Mr Robert McTurk who devised and organised the competition on behalf of the Society.