Open Field Trial held on Wednesday 26 October 2016 at Froyle, Nr Alton Hampshire, by kind permission of Bruce Powell and his syndicate.
Judges: John Birkett, Ron Jeffery, Graham Stanley, Robert Worrall
1st – Basil Smith - FTCH Bynbrig Blackthorn Of Highshot (made up to FTCH).
2nd – Keith Broomfield – FTCH. Lamlodge Matador
3rd – Colin Pelham – Vilendal Black Nile Of Norlands (Also Best Retrieve of the Day)
COM - Sue Bearman - Suthcharic Evie
COM – Mel Brooks - Tayfordwoods Rosebank Of Anningtonbay
COM - Sally Moorewood - Diglake Breeze Of Pherlotte
Thank you to the judges and competitors for your patience and good humour in what can only be described as a very ‘long day’. A massive well done to Basil Smith for making his dog up. My biggest thanks goes to those that came to help me, couldn’t have done it without you.
Novice Trial held on Thursday 27th October 2016 at Minsted Farm, Minsted, West Sussex, by kind permission of Mr John Terpsta and Jason Mayhew.
Judges: Mel Brooks, Tony Casserley, Len Herbert and Mike Rollinson
1st – Not awarded
2nd – Jennie Dimmock - Millerise Leo At Lyanmoreshot
3rd – Not awarded
4th – Not awarded
COM – Helena Sully - Brocklebank Vika Of Quabrook
Guns Choice – Josef Honsel – Percuil Vandervell & Nikki Stranks – Fryernshot Flash Harry
Well done to all those in the awards. Good shooting by the guns and a very good standard of dog work helped to achieve a result for the first time at this new trialing venue. I would like to thank Jason Mayhew and his team of helpers who kept the birds within the shooting line and last but not least a very fair team of Judges.