Independent Trials 2019

 

Held in the DESDS area or in Somerset , Dorset and Wiltshire.

 

 

The Cornwall Sheepdog Society publishes a brochure of trials held in their area. Contact Trevor Hopper

Tel: 01872 501886 for information. 

Where refreshments are available or there is other information particular to the trial this is printed in RED

 

 

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Sunday April 28th Somerset Sheepdog Trialling &

Training Club - Spring Trial                       

By kind permission of John & Bill Small

At Warren Farm, Charterhouse, Mendip. BS40 7XR

                                                                             Light Refreshments

                                                                    Not a qualifying trial for National points.              Classes: Maltese Cross

Driving

Start: 9.30am Entries on the field, in person

please before 12 noon

Max 2 dogs per handler

Please Contact: Caroline Woolley
Tel: 01934 732661 email: caz.rackley@gmail.com
www.somersetsheepdogs.co.uk

 

 

Saturday May 4th Pittsworthy Farm Thorndon Cross

Okehampton Devon EX20 4NG

By kind permission Mr & Mrs |T Rofe 8.30 am START

                                                                     Refreshments.

Open Driving 

Entries on field before 11 am

Sec Tony Rofe 01837 861128/07811 958002

 

 

 

 

Sunday June 16th Somerset Sheepdog Trialling & Training Club

Summer Trial

Hales Farm Tickenham Hill Tickenham Clevedon North Somerset BS216SW 

Hosts Jake Davies and Lucy Gray

Refreshments available

Not a qualifying trial for National points

 

Classes Maltese X and Driving

Start 9.30 am Entries on the field In person please before 12 noon.

Entries limited to 2 dogs 

Please contact Caroline Woolley on 01934 732661 or email caz.rackley@gmail.com

www.somersetsheepdogs.co.uk

 

 

Sunday July 7th Kentisbury Down Trial

By kind permission of Mr D Pile

At Kentisbury Down (signed from Blackmoor Gate)
Grid Ref.SS646432 & further signs on A399

Classes: Open Driving

Start: 9.30am Entries on field

Secretary: David Kennard, Borough Farm, Mortehoe,
Woolacombe, Devon. EX34 7HE
Tel: 01271 870056 email: djkennards@aol.com

 

 

SATURDAY JULY 13TH PITTSWORTHY FARM

By kind permission Mr & Mrs Tony Rofe 

At Pittsworthy Farm Thorndon Cross Okehampton Devon EX20 4NG

Start 8.30 Entries on field before 11am

Refreshments

Open Driving

Sec: T.Rofe as before

 

 

 

SATURDAY 20TH JULY BOROUGH FARM TRIAL

By kind permission Mr & Mrs David Kennard Borough Farm Mortehoe Woolacombe EX34 7HE

Start 9.30 am Entries on field

 

Class Open Driving

Sec David Kennard as before

 

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Saturday Aug 10th Somerset Sheepdog Trialling &

Training Club - Autumn Trial

By kind permission of Rich Withers

At Howgrove Farm, Nempnett Thrubwell, Blagdon, Bristol BS40 7UY
Classes: Maltese Cross

Driving        Entries on the field, in person             

                      please before 12 noon

                                                      Not a qualifying trial for National points

                           Refreshments Available

                           There will be a raffle so donations of prizes would be much appreciated

Start: 9.30am Max 2 dogs per handlers 

Secretary: Caroline Woolley Tel: 01934 732661

email: caz.rackley@gmail.com www.somersetsheepdogs.co.uk

 

 

 

Saturday Aug 24th Whitchurch & Sampford Spiney Trial 
At The Sports Field of Plasterdown, Tavistock, Devon

Classes: Novice/Open Maltese Cross

Open Driving

Start: 9.00am Entries close 10th August                                  Refreshments Available

 

Secretary: Wendy Watson, Middle Merripit Farm, Postbridge,
Devon. PL20 6SZ Tel: 01822 880215

 

 

 

Saturday August 31st Challacombe Trial

By kind permission of The Kingdom Family

At White Field, Challacombe

 

Classes: Open Maltese Cross

Open Driving

Start: 10.00am Entries close 17th August                        Refreshments Available

Secretary: Brian Duke, 3 West Cottages, Simonsbath TA24 7SL

Tel: 01643 831375

 

 

Sunday Sept 1st Mendip Open Trial

By kind permission of John and Bill Small

At Warren Farm, Charterhouse, Mendip. BS40 7XR

Classes: Open Driving

Start: 9.00am                                                 Refreshments available.

                                                                        There will be a raffle so donations of prizes

                                                                         would be much appreciated.

 

Entries on the field, in person before 12 noon 

Max 3 dogs per handler

 

Contact Caroline Woolley Tel: 01934 732661
email: caz.rackley @gmail.com www.somersetsheepdogs.co.uk

 

 

Sunday Sept 15th Dorset County Show Sheepdog Trial 

 

By kind permission of Mr T Besent

(In Aid of Somerset & Dorset Air Ambulance)

 

At Manor Farm, Cheselbourne, Dorset DT2 7NR

Class: Open Driving

Start: 9.00am Entries close 31st August Refreshments Available
Secretary: Tom Besent Tel: 01258 837918 / 07766733515

 

 

 

 

Wednesday Sept 18th Pittsworthy Farm

Thorndon Cross Okehampton EX20 4NG 

By kind permission Mr & Mrs T Rofe

Open Driving Entries on field before 11 am Start 8.30am                  NO REFRESHMENTS

Sec Tony Rofe 01837 861128 / 07811 958002                                          At this midweek trial

 

 

 

Saturday & Sunday Sept 28th & 29th Woolhanger Hill Trial

By kind permission of Mr & Mrs G Melstrom

At Parracombe, N. Devon EX31 4RF

(signed from A39 - Blackmoor Gate & Lynton)

 

 

Classes: Open Driving

A challenging course more suited to experienced dogs

 

Start: 9.00am Entries close 14th Sept

Secretary: David Kennard, Borough Farm, Mortehoe,
Woolacombe, Devon. EX34 7HE
Tel: 01271 870056 email: djkennards@aol.com

 

 

 

Saturday & Sunday Oct 5th & 6th
Bishopstone Charity Sheepdog Trial

By kind permission of Mr & Mrs R Hawke      At Bishopstone, Salisbury

 

Classes: Sat 5th - Open Driving

             Sun 6th - Double Fetch

Start: 8.00am Entries close 21st September Refreshments Available

Secretary: Anna Hawke, 2 Throop Cottages, Bishopstone,
Salisbury, Wilts. SP5 4AY
Tel: 01722 718228 email: hawke@onetel.com

 

 

 

Saturday Dec 7th Somerset Sheepdog Trialling &

Training Club - Christmas Trial

By kind permission of Rich & Tracey Stock

At Bellvue Farm, Nempnett Thrubwell, North Somerset BS40 7XD

Classes: Maltese Cross

               Driving

 

Start: 9.00am Entries on the field, in person  please before 12 noon Max 2 dogs per handler

 

 Refreshments Available

There will be a raffle so donations of prizes would be much appreciated

 

Contact Caroline Woolley
Tel: 01934 732661 email. caz.rackley @gmail.com