THE GRIFFON BRUXELLOIS BREEDERS ASSOCIATION
Secretary: Mrs Carol Ritchie
1 Raven Road
Hants RG27 9HH
Tel: 01256 762204
SILVER ANNIVERSARY – 2007 (1982 - 2007)
OPEN SHOW - SUNDAY 18th FEBRUARY – Judge Mrs Mary Ann Mercer
To be held at Weedon Bec Village Hall,West Street, Weedon, Northants NN7 4QU
Show opens 10.30am and judging commences 11am.
CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW - SATURDAY 14th JULY – Judge Mr Peter Watkins
To be held at The Grange Hall, Coventry Road, Southam, Warwickshire CV47 1QA
Show opens 9.45am and judging commences 10.30am.
ON SATURDAY EVENING AFTER THE SHOW we have booked facilities at The Royal Court Hotel, Coventry and are planning a special evening which will include ‘Griffon of the Year’ and ‘Puppy of the Year’ events followed by a 3-course dinner and a ‘short interlude’ with Marion Spavin.
GRIFFON OF THE YEAR - Qualifing period is from Southern Counties Ch.Show 2006 to Southern Counties Ch.Show 2007. TO QUALIFY: CC winners and Res CC winners; Best Puppy Dog & Bitch in breed at Championship Shows where CCs are on offer. Any Champion and also: BIS & RBIS & BEST PUPPY at the July 2006 & February 2007 GBBA Open shows.
We have rooms booked and the rates per room for bed and English breakfast are £75 twin/double or £55 single. The cost for the evening events including dinner and entertainment will be £35.
ON SUNDAY MORNING 15th - GRIFFON FORUM: A comparison of breed standard and problems from around the world, which will include contributions from Europe, USA and well as the UK. Advice on breeding, grooming and show presentation (more in depth details to follow). COST For Sunday morning £l5 including morning coffee/tea & biscuits.
Advance bookings can be made through the Events Co-ordinator Mrs Denise Barney.
NEWS FOR OVERSEAS MEMBERS
PLANNING TO JOIN US FOR OUR SILVER ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND IN 2007?
NOTE THAT THE ‘GRIFFON OF THE YEAR’ CONTEST IS OPEN TO ALL – IF YOUR GRIFFON GAINS THE EQUIVALENT AWARDS TOWARDS ITS CHAMPIONSHIP DURING THE QUALIFYING PERIOD (SEE PAGE 10)
OR IF YOUR GRIFFON WINS
BEST IN SHOW, RESERVE BEST IN SHOW
OR BEST PUPPY IN SHOW AT YOUR OWN
COUNTRY’S GRIFFON CLUB SHOW
THEN YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER
(NOTE THAT YOU WILL NEED AN ‘AUTHORITY TO COMPETE’
NUMBER FROM OUR KENNEL CLUB)
DETAILS AVAILABLE FROM MRS DENISE BARNEY