Working Tests - Previous Seasons

2019 Season

 

SUNDAY 19th May 2019

Closing date for entries 12th May 2019

The Berkswell Estate, Berkswell Road, Meriden, CV7 7SL

MEET AT 9:00am for 9:30 start

Judges:  Mrs. Lisa Harris  (B3002), Mrs. Sheila Suzuki  (B3188), Mrs. Dorothy Walls-Duffin  (B2457), Mr. Kevin Turner  (NP), Mr Doug Ingall (NP)

Chief Steward: Mr. Gary Rogers

OPEN

1st Charlotte Brailsford with Kentixen Sunshine Blossom of Casheath

2nd Ellena Swift Nunneley with Swiftlands Austin

3rd Carol Probert with Turpingreen Acuna of Corsemalzie

4th Bob Clay with Siyah Sambuca of Oncote

NOVICE (in a field of 51 dogs)

1st Jenny King with Riverlily Sunshine Swift at Lyebreach

2nd Harriet Newcombe with Riverlily Sunny Sunshine

3rd Peter McConkey with Glanwold Silvia

4th Nick Swan with Constanigree Star Beam

COM Pat Bell with Higgscroft Omega at Pallingforth

 

 

Puppy, ND-NH and Veteran AV Retriever Working Test at Packington Estate

by kind permission of Lord and Lady Guernsey, sponsored by Skinners

SUNDAY 30th June 2019

Closing date for entries 23rd June 2019

The Packington Estate, Meriden, CV7 7HE

MEET AT 9:00am for 9:30 start

Judges:  Sally Richardson (B3214), Carol Probert , Vanessa King (NP), Nick Bowley (NP)

Chief Steward: Mr. Tim Brain

PUPPY

1st Derrick Capel Flashmount Flute

2nd Karen Vere-hodge Applebriar Clyde

3rd Gary Rogers Bearbrace Jackson

4th Callum Raywood Pinefeathers Casanova

ND/NH

1st Ruth Warner Geordieland Tilly

no 2nd or 3rd awarded

4th Paul Cartwright Barblythe Lois

COM Elizabeth Saxton Artistryn Zara

VETERAN

1st Jackie Pywell Spinnakeu Quiver

2nd David Clayton Little Ava of Klato

3rd Dave Brown Bearbrace Boadicea

4th Robert Fisher Rocky Lane

COM Gary Rogers Rasheeka Secret Tune

 

Novice AV Retriever Working Test Walked up in sugar beet at Twycross

by kind permission of Robert Wright and family, sponsored by Skinners

11th August 2019

Closing date for entries 4th August 2019

Gopsall House Farm, Twycross, CV9 3PP

MEET AT 9:00am for 9:30 start

Chief Steward: Mrs. L Hill

Judges: Jayne Coley (A1850), Derrick Capel, Derek Hill (NP)

Congratulations to all in the awards as follows:

1st ELUSIVE LILY Lucinda Joule

2nd GLENFIA HERO Clare Wood

3rd ETOMANNI LUDO OF CORSEMALZIE. Carol Probert

4th ISLEOFMAN GIN Vicki Ruston

COM. DIGLAKE FACINATOR OF LOTTIE Jackie Martin

 

2018 Season

 

SUNDAY 13th May 2018, Novice and Open

at The Berkswell Estate, Berkswell Road, Meriden, CV7 7SL

By Kind Permission of Mr. Thomas Wheatley- Hubbard

MEET AT 9:00am for 9:30 start

Judges: Mrs. Sheila Suzuki (B3188) Mr. Dave Brown (B3357) Mrs. Pat Dixon (NP) Mrs. Dawn Scott (NP).

Chief Steward: Mr. Chris Warner

Novice

1st Hasseycotte Sea Sprit, Mr Robert Fisher.

2nd Gwenteg Alize, Mr Malcom Jones.

3rd Higgscroft Corylus Avelana, Susan Corden.

COM Mistgris Eric, Mrs Lesley Cooper-Shaw.

Open

1st Higgscroft Avenger, Mr Daniel Higgs.

2nd Feather in my Cap at Higgscroft, Mr Daniel Higgs.

3rd Flypatch Lima, Mrs Ann Blake.

4th Autumnwillow Squire of Connisbrook, Mr Doug Ingall.

COM Abbotshall Pioneer of Higgscroft, Mr Daniel Higgs.

COM Blackhatch Ripple of Skeviot, Mrs Carolyn Jenkins.

SUNDAY 1st July 2018, Puppy, Novice dog/Novice handler and Veteran

at The Packington Estate, Meriden, CV7 7HE

By Kind Permission of The Right Hon The Earl of Aylesford

Judges: Mrs. Kate Smith (B3097) Mr. Guy Radford (2591) Mrs. Suzanne Bailye (NP) Mrs. Dawn Scott (NP).

Chief Steward: Mr. Stuart Arch & Mr. Tim Brain

PUPPY

1ST: Tullysedge Chase The Gold With Hartleyjean - Sally Richardson

2ND: Tullysedge Band of Gold - Adrian Phillips

3RD: Idawood Heather - Mrs. F. Prentice

4TH: Pherlotte Bayberry - Sally Morewood

CoM: Ettinsmoor Dingo - John Harlow

CoM: Burntheath Cracker - Kevin Hill

NOVICE DOG NOVICE HANDLER

1ST: Boggwater Ruby Bell - Tracy Lines

2ND: Clarkesbush Fallow - Rosie Featherstone

3RD: Meadowmoor Candy - Robert Bowden

4TH: Altries Chestnut - Susan Poole

 

VETERAN

1ST : Levenghyl Puffin of Corsemalzie - Carol Probert

2ND : Overthwarts Olive - Mark Schiller

3RD: Hackie Sack Hattie - Sally Morewood

4TH Westhala Image Dallick - Pat Dixon

CoM Ft Ch Castlemans Mkussi - Sally Richardson

12th August 2018, Novice test in Sugarbeet

By Kind Permission of The Wright Family, Gopsall House Farm, Twycross, CV13 6ND

Chief Stewards: Mrs. L Hill, Mr. S. Richardson

Judges: Mr. D. Brown, Mrs. S. Suzuki, Mrs. V. King, Mr. D. Ingall.

1st. SIYAH SAMBUCUS OF ONCOTE - Bob Clay

2nd. KENTIXEN SUNSHINE BLOSSOM OF CASHEATH - Charlotte Brailsford

3rd. FOREVER STORM KING - Patricia Dixon

4th. JOBESHILL MASAI MARA - Jane Fairclough

CoM. CASKILLS BOY - Debbie Butler

 

 

2017 Season

Novice & Open Working Tests at The Berkswell Estate

Date: Sunday 7th May

Judges: Dave Brown, Vanessa King, Dawn Newitt, Steve Newitt

Chief Steward: Gary Rogers

Location: Berkswell Estate, Meriden, CV7 7SL (10 mins from NEC Junction 6 M42)

Novice
1st: STAUNTONVALE TEASEL OF CONNISBROOK Mr. D. Ingall
2nd: STOKES OF GEORGE AT ASHWYND Mrs. D. Turton 
3rd: BRAITOFT ENNERDALE Ms. H. Swan
4th: BODDELWYDDAN APOLLO Mr. M. Toon
COM’s
ROUGHBEAT GABRIELLA OF GOLDENVINE Ms. J. Deeming.
CYNHINFA OLLERTON OF LAGGENGILL Mr. N. Dutton

Open
1st: JOBESHILL LOTTA OF STAUNTONVALE Mr D Hill 
2nd: MADERABLANCA AMARILLO Mr. S. Le Voi
3rd: STAUNTONVALE TIC BEAN Mrs. L. Hill
4th: ARTISTRYN USAIN Mr. R. Colver
COM ARTISTRYN UFIN Mr. R. Colver

Puppy, ND-NH and Veteran AV Retriever Working Test at Packington Estate

Midland Gundog Society AV Retriever Working Tests Puppy, Novice Dog-Novice Handler and Veteran.
Held at Packington Estate, Meriden by kind permission of Lord and Lady Aylesford.
Saturday July 8th 2017
Judges: Mrs. Sheila Suzuki, Mrs. Carol Probert, Mr. Pete Goddard, Mr. Doug Ingall.

Puppy
1st ROXHART RED RUM - Mrs T Constantine
2nd LAURAS TARA TIARA OF ONCOTE - Mr. R. Clay 
3rd CASHEATH SLOEBERRY SPIRIT - Mr. M. Cox 
4th FOREVER STORM KING - Mrs. P Dixon 
CoM PORTBRADDEN ZEPHYR - Dr G Small
CoM ROXHART WINNIE - Mrs D Cornforth 

NDNH
1st LEVENBROOK MIRACLE - Ms N. Blunt
2nd KLATO FANTOM - Miss C Jones 
3rd WITHYSTONE WATERMINT - Mrs P Nicholls 
4th PORTBRADDEN LAUREL - Dr G Small
CoM CYNHINFA MAESTRO - Mrs J Shaw 
CoM BOGGWATER RUBY BELL - Ms. T. Lines

Veteran
1st PAID IN FULL - Mr. R. Fisher 
2nd HAMISH OF DEER MEADOW - Mr I Glover 
3rd ROCKY LANE - Mrs J Fisher 
4th STOCKHAMARSH MOMENT - Mr J Cornforth 
CoM OVERTHWARTS OLIVE - Mr M. Schiller

All Aged AV Retriever Cold Game Working Test Walked up in sugar beet at Twycross

Date: Sunday 6th August, 9:00am for a 9:30am prompt start.

Entries close: Entries to be received by Saturday 29th July.

Judges: Derrick Capel, Linda Partridge, Kate Smith & Tim Brain

1st PHERLOTTE SUMMER SOLSTICE - Mrs S. Morewood

2nd DERRITY THOR - Mrs C. Jeffrey

3rd OLIVERSTONE TUTTI FRUITY - Mr S. Newiit

CoM STAUNTONVALE SCIAVA - Mr D. Ingall

CoM WESSEX SULTAN OF RUFRIVER - Mrs A. Hogsbjerg