Our well-established and successful business and agricultural hub and Group head office at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie in Aberdeenshire is well-known and respected in the community and attracts thousands of visitors to the local area each year. The multi-purpose venue was built in 1990 and is situated in 500 acres of industrial, commercial and farm land all serving the needs of the business. Thainstone Centre is well situated in the heart of Aberdeenshire, directly off the A96, providing convenient access to Aberdeen City and the International Airport as well as the thriving business parks at Dyce, Bride of Don and Westhill. The Centre boasts a restaurant as well as conference and meeting room facilities with in-house catering. Animal rest facilities (lairage), for long distance consignments, are available on our land at Thainstone and offers covered accommodation for up to 3,000 cattle or 14,000 sheep from as far afield as Shetland and Orkney - local accomodation is available nearby. Click here for contact details.
Caithness Livestock Centre, built on the farm of Quoybrae in 1992, is a modern auction mart ideally situated in the centre of Caithness and convenient for both local con-signors and buyers from the south. Caithness enjoys a well-deserved reputation for high quality livestock and the centre attracts buyers from throughout Scotland for its special seasonal shows and sales of store cattle and sheep for which the area is re-nowned, and monthly sales of store, prime and breeding stock, feeding ewes and rams.The centre acts as a collection centre out of season for store cattle and sheep destined for Thainstone Centre and offers a range of direct marketing services for prime cattle and sheep to abattoirs throughout the country.
Quoybrae is also an approved centre for the handling of stock destined for the Over Thirty Month Slaughter Scheme. The centre offers a complete livestock marketing service for Caithness farmers and provides a shop win-dow for quality Caithness beef cattle and sheep. Machinery and furniture sales are also held at the Centre. Click here for contact details.
A purpose-built sales hall, built in 1995 as part of the redevelopment, accommodates the company's weekly sale of furniture and quarterly sale of antiques (with a popular online bidding option) which have built up a world-wide reputation, regularly attracting a large number of buyers from all over the country. Elgin Saturday Market is a popular weekend haunt for anyone looking for a bargain. The 50 regular stalls and 50 car boots sell everything from fresh farm produce and vegetables to hard-ware, clothes and general bric-a-brac. Click here for contact details.
Our Glasgow office aims to serve a large number of our customers in the Central Belt of Scotland and offers a professional specialist auction valuation and sales service. Click here for contact details.