Richard Beckerleg, Malcolm Smith and Charlotte Smith were the judges for the event, and Mick Roberts and George Dickinson were chief stewards.

They tested the dogs and handlers with some interesting retrieves in sugar beet and on stubble on this hot and windy day.

RESULTS

1 Verona Clatworthy with lab.b. Distichum Swaine

2 Alan Harrison with lab.d. Keepergame Black Pudding

3 (& Novice Handler) Ian Dolby with lab.d. Tyne Geordie Mate

4 Cherry Wood with fcr b. Cumberwood Clover