THE 12th annual Connolly’s Red Mills/The Irish Field Breeder of the Year dinner was held on Monday night and the main awards were collected by Brendan and Anne Marie Hayes of Knocktoran Stud for the flat, while Paddy and Rose Behan were presented with the National Hunt award.

The dozen monthly winners were all represented and received their salvers from the joint sponsors, Connolly’s Red Mills and The Irish Field, following a reception and dinner at the Hanged Man’s restaurant.