Events 2020

Dates for Diary 2020

Meetings: Saturday 15th February 2020: Judges Sub, Finance and Executive committee, Stoulton Village Hall

AGM 2020 – Sunday March 22nd. 2020 Meeting Room A, KC Building, Stoneleigh. CV8 2LZ

ANNUAL WORKING TESTS (Breed Only ) – SUNDAY 19TH APRIL 2020 At Rhymney, NP22 5QU By Kind Permission of The Duke of Beaufort and Wesley Thomas.  JUDGES  TBC. Schedule and entry form will be available in due course

Championship Show 2020: Sunday 19th.  July 2020, KC Building, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire CV8 2LZ  Dog Judge: Mrs. J. Barrow (Halebourne), Bitch Judge: Mrs. G. Hewitson (Seruilia), Referee/Progeny Judge: Ms. R. Turner (Amilone).

Open Show 2020: 22nd. November 2020, KC Building, Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh, Warks. CV8 2LZ Breed Judge: Mrs. C. Haxton (Dantassie) Special Awards Classes: Miss. P. Wred (Gillbryan).


Events 2019

Dates for diary 2019

Meeting :Sunday 27th January 2019, Judges Sub, Finance and Executive committee, Stoulton Village Hall

AGM 2019: Sunday 24th March 2019, Meeting Room A, KC Building, Stoneleigh Park, Warkwickshire. CV8 2LZ

Annual Breed only working tests 28th April 2019, Puppy, Novice Dog/Novice Handler, Novice, Open & Veteran. By Kind invitation of Mr. Andrew Wright, to be held at Ware, Hertfordshire. Schedule & Entry Form on  “Working news page”. CANCELLED

Meeting: Sunday 30th June 2019  Finance Sub and Executive committee, Stoulton Village Hall

Championship Show 2019: Sunday 21st July 2019, KC Building, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire CV8 2LZ  Dog Judge: Mrs. P. Edwards (Lovehayne) and Bitch Judge Mrs. D. Rose (Gaytonwood).



All Aged Trial: Friday 13th September 2019  Ampton, Suffolk. Judges: Jim Gale (A), Graham Stanley (B), Joy Venturi-Rose (B), Mr. Paul Wheeler  (NP) THE DRAW FOR THIS TRIAL HAS BEEN DONE. IF YOU ENTERED BUT HAVE NOT RECEIVED THE DRAW PLEASE CONTACT FIELD TRIAL SECRETARY MRS. MARY PALK.

Novice Trial 1: Monday 7th October 2019, Teffont, Wiltshire. Judges: Nick Coates (A), Dave England (B), Vickie Prichard (NP), Stuart Robson (NP)

MEETING: Sunday 20th October 2019, Executive Committee & Finance Sub Committee, Stoulton Village Hall.

GRC Two Day Stake: MONDAY 28TH & TUESDAY 29TH OCTOBER, 2019, LILAC FARM, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. JUDGES: R. Tomlinson (A) K. Doughty (A) N. Clitheroe (B) Peter Fulcher (B)  

Novice Trial 2: Wednesday 20th November,Holway, Dorset, Judges: Steve Ashby (A), Keith Sandercock (B), Alex Brain (NP), Helen Ford (NP)

Open Show 2019: 24th November 2019, KC Building, Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh, Warks. CV8 2LZ Breed Judge: Mrs. J. Ewart (Beaupippin).


Events 2018

MONDAY 8th JANUARY 2018, Novice Trial, Teffont Magna, Wiltshire

SUNDAY 14TH JANUARY 2018, BREED APPRECIATION DAY, HELD ON BEHALF OF THE GOLDEN RETRIEVER BREED AND BREED COUNCIL FOR THE KENNEL CLUB JCF PILOT SCHEME This is one of the new seminars for the new Judges education system coming into operation in 2019. Morning talk on the Golden Retriever Breed Standard, followed by Multiple Choice Exam in the afternoon on the Breed Standard. Needed by all judges, B list and below.

Sunday 4th February Meetings: Judges Sub, Finance, Executive Committee

SUNDAY 25TH MARCH 2018,  AGM, 2pm. Meeting Room A, The Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, Warks CV8 2LZ

Sunday 13th May 2018 Health Seminar @ The Kennel Club Building.

Speakers: Owen Davies MRCVS Medical Oncologist – speaking on mast cell tumours, haemangiosarcomas, & other malignancies that Golden Retrievers are predisposed to. Any preferred points for discussion or specific questions can be sent in advance. There will also be time for a Q&A session

 Associate Solicitor – Talking on Dogs & the Law. Q&A time to follow.

Presentation by Bob Gore MRCVS – on First Aid, at home & in the field. Q&A time to follow.

 CLICK HERE FOR Application Form

Saturday & Sunday 19th & 20th May 2018 Working Weekend.

INTERNATIONAL WORKING TESTS (for Golden Retrievers only) at The Ilchester Estates, Dorset by kind invitation of The Hon. Mrs Charlotte Townshend. Mrs Townshend is the great-grandaughter of the 5th Lord Ilchester who himself was the owner of Ada the originator of the Ilchester line of ‘yellow retrievers’.  Ada was given to Lord Ilchester by his uncle Lord Tweedmouth and her grave can be seen in the grounds of Melbury House. 

Saturday 19th  Abbotsbury Estate:  Puppy, Novice, Novice dog/novice handler, Veteran and Day 1 of Open tests

Saturday evening Holway Farms (By Kind Invitation of Robert Atkinson, Home of the well known Holway Goldens): An evening ‘get-together’ with fun events, Fish&Chips and Hog Roast Camping/caravaning field available.

Sunday 20th Melbury Estate:  Day 2 of Open Tests. Please put these important dates in your diary.  Full details of the event, schedule and entry forms will be available on the website February 2018.  Click on the link below for the flyer.

CLICK HERE: 150 years celebration working weekend

Schedule and Entry forms are now available to download on the 2018 Anniversary Page

Sunday 24th June  2018, MEETINGS, Stoulton Village Hall,  (Finance & executive committee)

Sunday 22nd. July 2018 Championship Show, At the Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, Warks. CV8 2LZ  Judges: Dogs: Ms. K. Ellis (Tenfield), Bitches: Mrs. S. Almey (Arbutus), Referee & Progeny: Mrs. V. Jones (Ninell).


Monday 3rd September 2018 All Aged, Balcombe, W. Sussex.  CANCELLED DUE TO GAME CROP FAILURE.

Saturday 8th September 2018 Novice (1) Black Notley, Braintree, Essex

Tuesday 16th October 2018 Novice (2), Teffont Magna, Wilts.

Sunday 11th November 2018  Meetings, Finance Sub.  & Executive Committee Stoulton Village Hall

Two Day Stake Friday 16th November, 2018 at Abbotsbury, Dorset & Saturday 17th November at Holway Farms, Dorset.

Sunday 9th. December 2018 Special Christmas/Anniversary Open Show.

at The Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, Warks. CV8 2LZ

Breed Judge: Mrs. L. Cole (Rooksbury), Special Awards Classes: Ms. A. Douthwaite (Gracewood).