UGS Area Finals 2021 held by UGS HBB on Saturday 21st August at Woodhall Park, Watton-at-Stone by kind permission of Mr Abel Smith.
Judges: John Stubbs and Nick Clitheroe.
We were very kindly sponsored by Skinner’s Field and Trial and Sporting Saint.
A big thank you to the landowner, judges and helpers for all your hard work and for a great day. Thank you to
Ray Hood for the fabulous photos! https://www.country-trail-images.co.uk/
1st – Herts, Beds and Bucks and winning the Halday Cup
Lesley Crompton with Catcombe Cygnet Andrew Wright with Wadesmill Kite Mike Lawrence with Brockaghs Fianait David Sworder with Mistybrook Ebony
2nd Place – Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire
Rob Smallman with Caitlin Primrose Sue Jordan with Tullysedge Incas Gold Jacqui Crew with Hanans Kertis Beth Rayner with Abbey Affinity
3rd Place – Eastern Counties
Peter Abbs with Howeparks Starstruck At Scarningvale Stewart North with Northglen Crumble Jim Crooks with Brindlebay Mika Keith Foster with Overthwarts Bilton
4th Place – Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Beverly Baldwin with Keepersholme Texas Susan Hedge with Castlemans Cook Marianne Copp with Pointhill Peregrine Jo Voke with Priesthill Diamond Harry
Top Dog winning the Westernash Trophy: Lesley Crompton with Catcombe Cygnet.
Judges Choice winning the Tilly Trophy: Rob Smallman with Caitlain Primrose.
The UGS Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire branch held their NDNH, Special Puppy and Veteran Working Test held on 18
th July at Broad Oak Farm, Turners Hill bkpo Gill & John Dawson.
Judges: Joy Venturi-Rose, Chris Rose, Keith Townsend & Angie Townsend.
1 st Sophie Mills with Turnerbrook Princess 2 nd Dee Betts with Bedgebrook Usha 3 rd Christine Baldwin with Tayfordwoods Dailuaine 4 th Bryony Hamilton with Brindlebrook Lily Miss COM Bryony Hamilton with Wellsummer Jack Frost
1 st Penny Morris with Kynigos Lily winner of the Sivright Engineering Trpphy 2 nd Kieran Green with Troddenmills Hot Bloodied 3 rd James Walsh with Rookhollow Devils Rib 4 th Vivienne Gatter with Larksease Black Bryon
Novice Dog, Novice Handler
1 st Manfred Abrahams with Ringbarn Flint winner of the Devonway Cup 2 nd Angela Bridgeman with Kekoroc Hathor 3 rd Louise Harber with Jumbi Parker 4 th Natalie Roy with Troddenmills Incognito COM John Bryce Malcolmson with Dulcet Dora COM Jennie Knightt with Holmside Goose at Sunshimmer COM Lindsay Swan with Swantonwood Gold Leaf
UGS Surrey, West Sussex and Hamps Branch Open Qualifier& Intermediate WT held at Frithfold Farm, Northchapel by kind permission of Mr Peter Locke on 23.5.21.
Judges: Robert Worrall, Kate Bollen, Louie Robertson
Open: 1 st Hilly Hoar with Mitforton Orchid at Kirbyhall awarded the Curtis Cup. 2 nd Sue Jordan with Tullysedge Incas Gold awarded the UGS Open Cup. 3 rd Jacqui Crew with Hanans Kertis 4 th Beth Morgan with Abney Affinity Sue Jordan with Tullysedge Incas Gold was also awarded the Tally Cup for the highest placed non-Lab in the awards.
Intermediate: 1 st Penny Morris with Beetle of Buckmotts 2 nd Nicola Grainge with Barweston Nimbus 3 rd Jacqueline Mason-Sime with Lovatnoir Raven 4 th Karen Handley with Peterspond Squirrel
16 Dog All Age Stake for AV Retrievers on Thursday 21st November 2019 at Castle Goring, Nr Worthing, West Sussex by kind permission Clem Somerset Judges: Mr Roger Wade (A1704) Mr Graham Stanley (B1920) Mrs Julia Smith (NP3634) Mr Kelvin Nettleingham (NP2993) Trophies: The Gregson Challenge Cup for the Winner The Ohlenschlager Perpetual Challenge Cup for Second Place The Charrinton Cup for best novice handler in awards The Lochmoy Perpetual Challenge Bowl for best novice (excluding the winner) Owner/handler resident in branch The Simpson Perpetual Challenge Cup for best dog/bitch owned by gamekeeper or professional handler The Nookshot Trophy for best looking dog/bitch in awards The Somerset Trophy for Guns Choice
1st Ticefield Dazed N’Confused Reuben Corbett 2nd Northglen Crumble Stewart North 3rd Abney Affinity Beth Rayner 4th Berryshot Wigeon Jason Mayhew CoM Texacali Praline of Meonvalley Jane Trowell CoM Janfran Makarova Sarah Miles
14 Dog Novice Stake for AV Retrievers on Wednesday 16th October 2019 at Firle Estate, Nr Lewes, East Sussex by kind invitation of Mr Michael Rees and Mr John Coldman OBE Judges: Mrs Diana Harrison (A1870) Mr Michael Brown (B2420) Mr Martin Bagg (NP3233) Ms Kate Bollen (NP) Trophies: Winner – The Theale Challenge Trophy, Second – Hobhearn Challenge Cup, Gun’s Choice – The Selby Memorial Cup
1st Texacali Praline of Meonvalley Sarah Miles 2nd and Guns’ Choice Roundcopse Flora James Brindley 3rd Abney Affinity Beth Rayner CoM Highroost Maverick Mick Higgs
Puppy & Novice Working Test on Sunday 1st September 2019 at Popes Oak, West Grindstead, W Sussex by kind permission of Mrs Sheila Chessell Judges: Chris Marshall, Wendy Harrison, Lindsay Warren & Beth Rayner Ian Hamilton our WT Secretary welcomed life member Ron Sills who gave out the awards. Ron’s contribution to the branch and to our sport in general is immense and we were delighted that he was well enough to be able to join us.
Huge thanks to everyone who helped make the day a resounding success.
1st Thealefarm Puzzle awarded the Davis Salver Nick Morgan 2nd Reptonshot Mitre Susan Hedge 3rd Lovatnoir Raven Jacqueline Mason 4th Lovehayne Damson Michelle Gibson CoM Berryshot Floyd Simon Dawson
1st Tauriel Lou awarded the Swallow Cup Shannon Mann 2nd Kirby Star Louise Cunningham 3rd Riverlily Sunny Sunshine Harriet Newcome 4th Isle of Man Gin Vicki Ruston CoM Oakvalley Black Lace Mary Jennings