(Updated 15/6/01)

Latest Show News- Update

ASHFIELD DOG SHOW: Owing to unforseen circumstances, the show planned for August 12 has been cancelled. Derek Allsopp 01335-343032.

Open show to have been held on June 17 has been postponed. It will hopefully be held on October 13.

Carluke CS: Open show May 26 has now been rescheduled for June 30. Schedules availeble shortly Further details from Miss Fiona Harkness 01555 770564 or CarlukeDCS@aol.com

CHASE WAKES CS: Open show June 23/24 has been cancelled. Julie Lappin 01543-674425

Champ show on June 17 has a new venue. It will be held at The Sports Centre, Larkhall at 11am. Kerry Simpson 01337-830154.

: Open show June 19 has been cancelled. P P Kendall 01825-873043

: Open dog show September 8 has been cancelled. Jenny Dennis 01544-230223.

LANCASTER DCS: Open show July 1 has been cancelled, owing to the show being held in close proximity to an infected area.

LUDLOW KA: Limited show on July 15 has unfortunately been cancelled.

MACHEN AS: Has cancelled its show due to have been held on July 7.

MALTON AS: Open show:June 28 has been cancelled. Contact lynn_kipps@lineone.net

: Field Trial Committee has cancelled all Working Tests for this year. The dates of the tests were: May 5; August 4; & August 18. Margaret Jewitt 01400-272116

MONMOUTHSHIRE SHOW SOCIETY Limited Show due to be held on August 30th has been cancelled by MAFF due to an outbreak of FMD. Secretary D J Oram 01291 690479

Open show has now been rescheduled for August 22.

ST MELLONS AS: Open show August 8 has been cancelled owing to a local outbreak of F&M.

STANHOPE AS: Open show September 9 has been cancelled for this year. S Scholfield 0191-373 1676

STITHIANS AA: Open show due to be held on July 16 has been cancelled. Mr & Mrs Bell Tel: 01209-861300

SWINDON DCS: The new date for the Society’s open show has been confirmed as November 10. A new schedule will be posted shortly. Pat Gregory 01666-822380

YORK CA: To have been held at Askham Bryan College, York on August 11 has been cancelled. Mrs Jean Biliet 01904-760987.

AIREDALE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY The Bingley Show of the 8th August to be held at the Bradford & Bingley Sports Club has been cancelled. P N Dowson 0161 483 6130.

AMERICAN COCKER CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN Open show has been moved from March 25th to June 3rd. Contact Mrs E B Speich 01225 767825

ANTRIM AND DISTRICT CANINE CLUB The open show to be held on Sunday 10th June 2001 has now been cancelled due to the Foot and Mouth crisis.

ASSOCIATION OF BLOODHOUND BREEDERS Open show scheduled to be held on 17th of June has been postponed, hopefully to Saturday 13th of October.

BELFAST DOG SHOW SOCIETY CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW has been moved to September 22nd from September 29th due to a backlog of bookings at the RUAS Show Grounds in Belfast.Permission has been granted by the Kennel Club.

BLACKPOOL SHOW: This is still ON! It is proceeding with caution and under the guidance of MAFF. Because of the current F&M situation this will be reviewed on a weekly basis.

BLOODHOUND CLUB Championship Show is going ahead as planned.

BORDER UNION CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW: The June 2001 show has been cancelled due to the current foot & mouth situation.

BRITISH ROTTWEILER ASSOCIATION: Open Show on Sunday 17th June has been cancelled.

BRITISH SAMOYED CLUB Open Show 7th April 2001 now cancelled. Now re-scheduled for 22nd July (entries close 29 June). Dinner Dance on 21st July. More details contact Mrs Val Freer (Secretary) on 01543 433152

BULLMASTIFF SOCIETY OF SCOTLAND: Championship show March 24 will now be held June 16. The AGM has also been rescheduled due to the foot and mouth crisis. The new date is May 13th. Caroline McLeod 01292 571150.

CAIRN TERRIER ASSOCIATION: AGM & Open show due to be held on March 17 has been rescheduled for Sunday 22nd of July. Venue and Judges remain the same.Catherine Butterfield 01944-768357.

CARLUKE CS: Open Show May 26th has now been rescheduled for June 30th. Schedules available shortly. Further details from Miss Fiona Harkness 01555 770564 or e-mail CarlukeDCS@aol.com

CHASE WAKES CS Open Show June 23/24 has been cancelled. Julie Lappin 01543 674425

CHINESE CRESTED DOG CLUB has cancelled its Open show due to take place on 7th of April and their AGM has been postponed until June 17th.

CITY OF SWANSEA DOG SHOW Due to Crufts Dog Show moving onto our dates and the ongoing situation with FMD, the committee has decided to cancel the City of Swansea (Open) Dog Show for the 2001 season. At this moment in time the main Swansea Show is still able to carry on subject to MAFF approval.

COMBINED CANINE CLUB Championship Show scheduled to take place on Saturday 14th April 2001 has been postponed. They have applied to the Irish Kennel Club to reschedule it for Saturday 29th September, 2001.

CROWLE AGRICULTURAL SHOW Please be advised that the open dog show which runs in conjunction with Crowle Agricultural show has been cancelled due to F&M and Crufts moving to the same weekend, the committee decided to cancel the whole show as living in a farming community it felt this was the best way to go. We are all looking forward to next year's show. Fran Kaye Hon Sec Dog Show Section E-mail danfrebek@hotmail.com

DEVON & CORNWALL WELSH CORGI CLUB CH SHOW: Scheduled for April 7 has been cancelled. Will now be held on November 10.

DEVON COUNTY AGRICULTURAL ASSOCIATION (Canine Section) is postponed until August 9th, 10th & 11th. Schedules will be posted later to all last years exhibitors. Others please apply.
Secretary Rita Morgan Tel/Fax: 01244 660512

DURHAM COUNTY SHOW Unfortunately due to the present foot and mouth situation, it is with regret I have to inform you that our show, due to be held on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July 2001 is cancelled. I am sure you will appreciate many of our volunteers, judges and visitors are in some way effected. Mr T Gibson (Dog Section Secretary)

EAST ANGLIAN BORDER COLLIE CLUB regret the postponement of their Championship show having taken advice and seriously considered the options we have decided to re-schedule for the 15th of December 2001. This is subject to Kennel Club approval. Judges remain the same. Hon. Secretary Kathie Kinton

EASTERN COUNTIES CAVALIER KING CHARLES SPANIEL SOCIETY Championship Show has been postponed until further notice.

EDWINSTOWE AND DISTRICT CANINE SOCIETY Show due to take place on the 17th of June at the Alfreton Leisure Centre has had to be moved due to Crufts changing their dates. More Info Eunice King 01246 476059

FRENCH BULLDOG CLUB OF ENGLAND Champ Show due to take place on the 22nd of April at Chalfont St Peter has been postponed until the 7th of October at Worplesden Memorial Hall. Enquiries to Mrs Henderson 01227 722210

GUERNSEY DOG CLUB Centenary Show due to take due to take place on the 9th-10th June 2001 has been postponed until 2002. Secretary - Mrs J Renouf 01481 238286

GRAVESEND AND MEDWAY TOWN Show has been moved from the 25th of March until the 24th June.There will be three changes of judge (due to prior engagements) but the venue remains the same. Contact Pat Parkes on 01634 261641

HASLEMERE & DISTRICT DOG TRAINING CLUB Open agility show has been postponed until Saturday June 30th and will be at the same venue and scheduling the same classes. Contact Jackie Reid Tel/Fax 01428 652174

HORSHAM DCS: Due to Ardingly closing until the 1st of July 2001.We had no alternative but to cancel our Open Show which was rescheduled for Tuesday 19th of June 2001. Credit vouchers for entries Tuesday 25th of September and Thursday 28th of March 2002 are available. Secretary Mrs P Kendall, Woodgavil, Graywood, East Hoathly.BN8 6QP. Tele:01825 873043 Fax: 01825 872748 E-mail gulzar@cw.com The rosette which were kindly donated will be automatically transferred to our September show.

HOUND CLUB OF EAST ANGLIA Open show May 5 has been postponed to November 4th due to the Wood Green Animal Shelter management closing the arena for the whole of May

HUNTINGDONSHIRE CANINE SOCIETY Open Show due to be held on June 10th has been cancelled. Secretary Mrs L Skinner. 01480 391980

IRISH GUNDOG FIELD AND SHOW SOCIETY Are still hopeful that their show will go ahead on the 6th of July 2001.

KINGSTON CANINE SOCIETY has decided that, following a committee meeting to discuss the current situation with Foot and Mouth Disease, it has no option but to cancel the open show which was due to take place on July 15th 2001. Mrs A J Wilde (Secretary)

LABRADOR RETRIEVER CLUB The venue of its Breed Championship show to take place on 9th June 2001 has been changed to Fernhill Sports Centre, Icknield Way, Letchworth, Herts.

LANCASTER DCS Open Show July 1st has been cancelled owing to the show being held in close proximity to an infected area.

LHASA APSO CLUB: Open show, due to re-allocation of Bath Ch.Show dates to 7th-10th June, the show will now be held on Sun 15th July.

MACHEN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY In view of the ongoing escalation of the foot and mouth outbreak and the drastic measures being taken to control it, the Committee of Machen Agricultural Society, having considered all aspects of the situation, has decided to cancel the Show which was planned for Saturday 7th of July.

MALTON AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY Show (Dog and Agricultural Sections) due to be held on June 28th 2001 has now been cancelled due to the foot and mouth epidemic. Contact Brian Taylor E-mail lynn_kipps@lineone.net

NATIONAL TERRIER CLUB Champ show postponed until August


NEWMARKET AND DISTRICT CANINE SOCIETY Show with Breed and Obedience on Saturday & Sunday 16th & 17th of June has been cancelled. Kay Sergeant 01638 552644

NORTHERN BULLMASTIFF CLUB Open Show. Correct date Sunday 12th of August 2001. Show opens 10.30am. Mrs D Massey Tel/Fax 01924 257106 E-mail: northern.bullmastiff@virgin.net

NORTHERN IRELAND STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER Championship Show due to take place in April has been postponed until, hopefully, the 29th of September

NORTHERN SAMOYED CHAMP SHOW Revised date is 29th of July 2001

NORTH MIDLANDS SCOTTISH TERRIER CLUB Limited Show re-scheduled for the 10th of June. Extension to entries close April 13th. Secretary Mrs Taylor 01709 872342

NORTH OF ENGLAND COCKER SPANIEL CLUB Open Show June 9th has been cancelled. Mrs Hill 01824 780681

NORTH RIDING GUNDOG CLUB Due to the clash of dates with Crufts Gundog day the open show which was to be held on May 27th has been cancelled. Judy Knight 01677 450548

NOTTS SHERWOOD FORESTERS K A Open show has now been rescheduled for August 22

OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG CLUB OF WALES: Championship show has been postponed from April 7 to September 29th at the same venue. Secretary Gwen Mogford Tel: 01633 895658 Fax: 01633 897553

OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG CLUB OF SCOTLAND Open show has been cancelled. Next will be on November 25th 2001.

PARSON RUSSELL TERRIER CLUB Open Show due to be held April 22nd now scheduled for Saturday 22nd September. Judges and venue remain unchanged. Sara Nixon 01865 771732 E-mail:snixon@ic24.net

PEMBROKESHIRE CA Owing to the F&M outbreak, please note the following changes to the open show on June 2. Utilities and AV Toy judge will now be Mr john Fothergill. Toy classes judge to be announced.

POINTER CLUB OF SCOTLAND Show has been cancelled. Fees will be returned. The Club is hoping to reschedule. Details will follow.

ROMSEY AND DISTRICT CANINE SOCIETY Show due to be held on 9th / 10th of June 2001 has been cancelled due to clash with Bath

SAMOYED ASSOCIATION have rescheduled their Championship Show (which was due to take place on March 4th) to November 25th. Venue & Judges remain the same. All entries and entry fees will be returned and new schedules will be issued in due course. Contact Show Manager Avis Haffenden E-mail: AHaffenden@oag.com

SCOTTISH BREEDS CANINE CLUB Championship Show has been cancelled and it is hoped that it will be rescheduled for later in the year.

SCOTTISH COLLIE CLUB Championship Show scheduled for 8th of April,and then postponed until June 30th has been CANCELLED. The Open show scheduled for 10th of June will go ahead as planned. The Championship Show will now be held on Sunday August 26th. All exhibitors who entered for the original date will have their entry fees returned together with a new schedule for the change of date. For further information contact the secretary Aileen Gemmell. Tel: 01292 591917 E-mail aileen.gemmell@dial.pipex.com

SCOTTISH STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER CLUB Due to the current foot and mouth crisis in the interest of all concerned, the Committee of the Scottish SBT Club has taken the decision to postpone our champ show in May and now seek permission from the Kennel Club to hold it on the 25th of August. This would therefore mean us cancelling our open show on that day. Hon. Secretary. Frank McCann. 0141 6381181

SKYE TERRIER CLUB Due to the problems associated with the outbreak of foot and mouth disease the following changes have been made to this years Skye Terrier Club Show dates. Open Show and AGM have been postponed until June 30th. It will still be held at the same venue, The War Memorial Community Centre at Ossett. In line with Kennel Club guidance for the postponement of shows the following will apply: 1. The original schedule will be used with the eligibility for classes remaining the same as the original date i.e. Saturday 17th March. 2. If any exhibitor wishes to withdraw their entry they must do so in writing to the Secretary by Saturday 7th of April. No additional entries will be accepted. 3. PLEASE NOTE: The original deadline for proposals and nominations for the AGM, Saturday 31st March 2001, is retained and an agenda will be drawn up on this basis.
To accomodate Scottish Breeds Canine Club the Championship Show that was to have been held on September 29th will now be held on September 23rd. Secretary Mr M G Taylor 01599 534391

SOUTH OF ENGLAND SHOWGROUND at Ardingly, Sussex has been closed until the 1st of July

SOUTH WALES PAPILLON CLUB: The open show has been cancelled this year due to the foot & mouth situation. Details of the AGM will follow as soon as possible.

SOUTH WEST WHIPPET Fun day due to be held at Ugbrook House on 22nd of July has had to be cancelled.

SOUTHERN CAVALIER KING CHARLES SPANIEL CLUB Thank you very much for entering our Championship Show planned for Saturday 7 of April at the Woking Leisure centre.
Given the current status of Foot and Mouth in the country, the committee has decided that the show will be postponed and will now take place on Sunday 24 June. The show will still be at the Woking Leisure Centre and the judges, classes and starting times etc will be unchanged. Since the postponement is under 12 weeks, the Kennel Club allows us to use the 7th of April catalogue, with eligibility for classes remaining the same as the original date.
If any exhibitor wishes to withdraw their entry, they should write to me by Monday 16th of April and I will arrange for their entry fee(s) to be returned in full. No additional entries will be accepted. The Kennel Club has approved the new date.
If you have any queries, pleas contact me Grahame Ford (Hon Secretary)on 01962 772025 or E-mail me on grahame@tuppenlil.co.uk
The Fun Day scheduled for 27th of May is also postponed and will be merged with the Open Day which will take place on 30th of September

SOUTHERN DANDIE DINMONT TERRIER CLUB AGM and Open Show due to take place on the 15th of April, has been postponed until Sunday the 3rd of June, at Cricklade Town Hall. AGM 10.30a.m . Open Show 1p.m. (Date confirmed by the KC) Jan Munson Hon. Secretary 01202 874540

ST MELLONS AS Open show August 8th has been cancelled owing to a local outbreak of F & M

STITHIANS AGRICULTURAL ASSOCIATION The 16th July show has been cancelled due to FMD.

SWINDON & DISTRICT CANINE SOCIETY The secretary Pat Gregory would like to announce we now have a definite date for the re-scheduled Open show from March 3rd. New date is November 10th. She would like to apologise to those breeds classified that have breed club champ shows the same day. A new schedule will be posted shortly with a voucher enclosed. This can be used in November or 2nd March 2002.
The committee thanks all those exhibitors for their patience and understanding during this stressful time. We had to cancel in March at two days notice and as with a lot of societies have incurred a lot of expense. Thank you very much to our loyal supporters. Pat Gregory 01666 822380

TAUNTON & DISTRICT CANINE ASSOCIATION Open Show due to take place on Wednesday 27th of June 2001, at the Royal Bath & West Showground has been cancelled. Secretary Mrs J Norris 01823 275908

RAWDEN AND DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY Open Show due to be held on the 12th of August has been cancelled. Mrs Dawn Ingham 01282 863080

TUNBRIDGE WELLS AND DISTRICT CANINE SOCIETY Have had to cancel their show due to the Foot and Mouth crisis. Any enquiries contact Show Secretary Mrs J Hughes 01892 853894 E-mail: janhughes@madasafish.com

ULSTER GOLDEN RETRIEVER CLUB Breed Championship Show due to take place in Saturday 21st April 2001 has been rescheduled for Friday September 21st 2001 the day before the Belfast Champ Show. This is on the proviso that the Foot and Mouth conditions permit.

VALE OF GLAMORGAN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY Dog show section Open show due to be held on the 22nd of August has been cancelled due to the foot and mouth outbreak. The next show will be held on 28th of August 2002. Mr & Mrs C Hill

WHIPPET CLUB OF SCOTLAND and Whippet of the Year, Saturday, 9th June, 2001. Change of venue due to F & M restrictions to McKillop Institute, Main Street, Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire. Follow A737 (signed Irvine) Jct. 28A, at Glasgow Airport, follow for approx 9 miles to Roadhead roundabout turn Right A760. Lochwinnoch one mile.
Tel: 01505 842123, e-mail askelley@callnetuk.com

WHIPPET CLUB RACING ASSOCIATION All racing has been cancelled at the affiliated clubs until further notice due to the F&M epidemic. Caroline Rabbitt 01634 891234

WORLD BICHON FRISE CONGRESS (4TH) Due to take place in Dublin from the 23rd to the 27th of October has been cancelled. Contact Secretary of the B.F.C.I. Aine Lebioda by e-mail on alebioda@gofree.indigo.ie or visit the website http://members.tripod.co.uk/BFCI/

YORK CANINE ASSOCIATION Show cancelled. Due to new cases of Foot and Mouth the show has been cancelled at Askham Bryan College, York, on Saturday 11th August. Any queries please contact Mrs Jean Willet. Tel 01904 760987

YORKSHIRE GOLDEN RETRIEVER CLUB Championship Show, due to be held on the 1st of April, has been postponed to Sunday 3rd June 2001. Contact Hon. Secretary Mrs Christine Playle Tel / Fax: 01430 861994 E-mail: yorkshire.golden@lineone.net



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