This is the official website for the Hound Trailing Association Ltd.

Chairman – J.B.Laidler, 2, Oldfield Road, Windermere LA23 1AZ (Tel: 015394 45200)

Vice-Chairman – P.Airey, 14, Wooton Way, Carlisle CA2 6SW (Tel: 01228 511679)

HTA Secretary – Phillip Graham, 7, Whiteside Avenue, Cockermouth CA13 9AR (Tel: 07881 575986)

e-mail: pjgraham65@gmail.com

 

HTA Treasurer – John Bromage, Fletchers, Irton, Holmrook CA19 1TD (Tel: 019467 23714). Cheques to be made payable to HTA Ltd.

e-mail: jdbromage@btinternet.com

 

Website Editor - Margaret Baxter, Ash Cottage, Blencow, Penrith CA11 0DB (Tel: 017684 83686)

e-mail: hta.margaret@btinternet.com

 

Area AGMs, all 7.30 pm: NB – All notices of motion for consideration at the Area AGMs shall be in the hands of the Secretary in writing at least 3 clear days before the meeting,

duly proposed, seconded and signed by members eligible under Clause 22 (Rule 29.1):

Carlisle/Penrith – Tues 13th November, Globe Inn, Calthwaite.

Westmorland – Mon 19th November, Duke of Cumberland, Kendal. Note change of date.

Cockermouth/Workington – Tues 20th November – Seaton Rugby Club.

N.B. Treasurer John Bromage will be at all the AGMs to collect registrations and subscriptions.

 

Puppy registration forms are available from the Secretary or Treasurer.

 

If you want to enter the short Quiz in the Annual, you have until the end of November. E-mail your answers to Margaret.

Postage on the Annuals is £1.40 – let Phil know your address.

 

Calendars & Christmas cards are for sale.  All proceeds to the junior club. Calendars £6 & Christmas cards £5.

 

Whitehaven Area, Low Place and Cold Fell HTA Committees, Presentation Night, Friday 16th November, Egremont Catholic Club, 7.30 pm.

Pie and peas, entertainment. Free admission, all welcome.

 

TEAM COMPETITION – RESULT

Div 1

1 Dearham Wanderers (Silver Dusk, Rhythm, Rhyme, Rover) 268

2 Reivers (Cracksman, Blondie, Babycham, Washington) 182

3 Jenny’s Rascals (J.Delight, Aura, Breeze, Gift) 178

4 Pick & Mix (Ranger, Rita, Encourage, Eclipse) 162

5 Toyah’s Troopers (Artemis, Nikita, Cuchulainn, Cuckoo Lane) 148

6 Team Miterdale (M.Copper, Spirit, Shadow, Free Spirit) 142

 

Div 11

1 Tilery Stars (Sultan, Sweet Harmony, Spring Rose, Stand By) 125

2 Pick & Mix 71

3 Dot & Ann’s Lot (Wild Gypsy, Howgill Annabell, Superstar, Super Sun) 64

4 Dearham Wanderers 59

5 Les’ Outfit (Liz, Huntsman’s Magician, Red Dragon, Red Mist) 56

6 Pennine Runners (Cracking Gold, Cracking Spirit, Eden Rossi, Eden Raine) 51

 

TOP TIPSTER RESULT

1 – Pat Black (599); 2 – Les Black (486); 3 – Lynn Garritty (483); 4 – Louise Pounder (460); 5 – Ian Fleet (456); 6 – Liz Kenny (443)

SUPER TIPSTER (5 MAJOR HTA TRAILS)

1 – Lynn Garritty (64), 2 – Kay Oldcorn (37), 3= Neil Brown & Ian Rumney 34

To be presented at AGM.

 

Junior points:

Div 1: 1 Rover, 2 Tom Thumb, 3 Miterdale Steel/Miterdale Shadow.    Div 11: 1 Rita, 2 Meadow Josie, 3 Rhyme.

18 – 30 points:

1 Rover (Darren McMaster), 2 Encourage (Darren McMaster), 3 General James (James McClellan)

Team Comp: 1 Dearham Wanderers, 2 Team Miterdale, 3 Tilery Kids.

 

SENIOR AND PUPPY CHAMPIONSHIP TABLES ARE ON THE MAIN PAGE.

HTA Points – results.

Senior Champion: Jenny’s Aura.

Puppy Champion: Huntsman’s Nimrod.

S.Maiden: Foxparke Hooligan  Champion,     Sultan  Runner-up

Open Restricted: Sweet Harmony  and Breeze  Joint Champions

Open Maiden: Kinniside Molly  Champion,     Summer Rose  Runner-up

Veterans:  Aspire  Champion,     Night Vision  Runner-up

Puppy Maidens: Encourage  Champion,    Rita  Runner-up

ONW: Copperfield Champion,    Kinniside Molly  Runner-up.

Bert Sowden Cup (most points in tables): Huntsman’s Nimrod.

Tot Kelso Cup (most points in major HTA trails): Aspire and Rita (tie).

Philip Potter Cup (opposite sex to puppy champion): Cuckoo Lane.

 

Cold Fell Points winners:

Hounds: 1 Jenny’s Aura; 2 Bublé; 3 Bewitched.

Pups: 1 Huntsman’s Nimrod; 2 Forlorn Spring; 3 New Agenda.

 

Whitehaven Area Points winners:

Hounds – Jenny’s Aura.   Maidens – Foxparke Homeward pride, Foxparke Hooligan and Lady Anne (tie)

Pups – Cuckoo Lane.     Puppy Maidens – Mine.     Three Shows – H. Overwater Hally & Jenny’s Aura.  P. Cuckoo Lane.

Open Maidens – Kinniside Molly.      Open Restricted – Overwater Jack.      Veterans – Night Vision.

AGM: 18 attended. 33 trail meetings held, with 2,421 entries. Top are H – Miterdale Shadow (9), P – Baba O’Riley (6). Area kennel with

most tickets – Miterdale (163). Two new committee members – Lisa Whitfield, Tracy Birkett.

Proposal carried – SM, PM and OM to go back to 2 wins allowed per season.

Recommendations carried – 1) No trails to be held at a Major venue for I month before a meeting.  2) International to be held later in the season.

 

Please can all last year’s points trophies be returned as soon as possible, also the Ennerdale Show trophies.

Low Place Points winners:

Hounds – Miterdale Shadow.   Pups – Cuckoo Lane.   Open Maidens – Night Vision.    Open Restricted – Sweet Harmony.

Veterans – Night Vision.  John Jenkinson Memorial Trophy for most points – Cuckoo Lane.

 

Aspatria & Wigton Area points winners:

Hounds: Thorn Diamond.   Pups: Babycham.    Open Restricted: Breeze.    Open Maiden: Carrick and Captain Jack (tie).

Maidens: McCoy.    Open Non-Winners: Babycham & Release the Beast (tie).    Puppy Maidens: Demelza.

Criffell View ONW Points winners: H – Kinniside Molly. P – Red Dragon.      Outside Area Cup: Tom Thumb.

Ward Hall: Hounds – Silver Dusk.  Pups – Rhythm.     

Oulton & Kirkbride:

Hounds: Canny Mover.    Pups: Tom Thumb.    Open Maiden: Eden Rocco.    Open Restricted: Eden Rossi.    Outside Area Cup: Canny Mover.

AGM: 12 attended. 18 trail meetings held, with 1,083 entries. Area held the International and the Premier. New Area Committee formed in March 2018 has been

very successful. Top area H – Overwater Hally (4), P – Overwater Seth (10). Most tickets for an area kennel – Overwater (66).

 

Keswick Area points winners:

Hounds: Jenny’s Delight.        Pups: Huntsman’s Nimrod.

Puppy Maidens: Huntsman’s Noel.      Open Restricted: Overwater Jack.

Veterans: Bedazzled & Westgate Belle (tie).     Outside Area cup: Jenny’s Delight.

Derwentwater & Melody trophies: Huntsman’s Nimrod.

AGM: 7 attended. 5 trail meetings were held, with 261 entries. Top senior – Jenny’s Aura (26 wins); top puppy – Huntsman’s Nimrod (31 wins).

Main talking point was the aniseed and mixture. It is hoped and intended to reintroduce 2 or 3 old venues next year.

 

Ulverston Area AGM: 12 attended. Top senior hound – Persian Bay (3 wins); top puppy, Cuckoo Lane (21 wins, & runner up in the puppy championship),

Area kennel with most tickets, Roy Laidler (57). Area had 12 meetings in the season, with 781 entries. New Vice-Chairman – Louise Pounder. New Area Committee member – Martin Langhorn.

Proposal carried – Rule 84 (F, G, H, N) to read: “Open to all hounds/puppies not having won more than 2 higher grade trails, 2 wins allowed per season”.

Recommendation carried – All 5 major HTA meetings should be open to hounds from other associations; also such hounds should be allowed to run in 5 additional joint or invitation trails.

 

C/P Area Points – results:

Open H – Canny Mover and Miterdale Steel (tie).         Open P – Huntsman’s Nimrod.

Open OR – Sweet Harmony.        Lazonby lower grades – Huntsman’s Magician.

Helton Points (Crown Prince’s trophy) – Rover.

Carol McGoldrick Memorial Trophy, Helton S.M. points – Artemis.

Shap/Helton Open Kennel – Denise Bland.         Shap Local Kennel – Malcolm & Ann Holmes.

Local H – Jenny’s Delight.                         Local P – Blondie.

Local OR – Sweet Harmony.                    Local SM – Sultan.

Local PM – Cracking Spirit.       Local OM - Summer Rose.

Local ONWOl’ Blue Eyes.

J.& C.Trophy for H or P with most points at Fellside & Calebreak – Huntsman’s Nimrod.

1941 Cup for area H or P with most points in lower grades – Meadow Dixie.

 

Cockermouth & Workington Area Points:

HWashington.      MFoxparke Hooligan.       P – Rhythm.      Opposite sex – Rover.      PM – Some Lad.

ONW – Encourage.       OM – Captain Jack/Barncroft Gold.     OR – Breeze.      V – Aspire.

Local Points:  H – Washington.     M – Bronco.    P – Rhythm.    PM – Solitaire.

ONW – Encourage.   OM - Barncroft Gold.   OR – Rita.    V Izzabella.

David & Elsie Harrison Trophy (Millstone Moor & Redmain) Miterdale Steel.

Moathill Trophy Miterdale Steel.

 

Supporters:

H Silver Dusk.     P – Rhythm.      OM – Captain Jack.      OR – Breeze.

Jimmy Crone Memorial – Silver Dusk.     Jackie Hewitson Memorial – Rover.  Michael Renney Memorial – Silver Dusk.

Eric Walker Memorial – Rhythm.

Cash for Points H 1 Silver Dusk , 2 Washington , 3 Mystery Bound.        P 1 Rhythm, 2 Rita, 3 Rover.

Farrel Gorley Memorial – Rhythm.   Shindig Cup – Encourage.

Mitchell Auction trails: H Kinniside Joe.   M – Wanted.   P – Ranger.    PM – Release the Beast.    OR – Step Up.

Cockermouth Show: H – Silver Dusk.   M – Meadow Spot.   P – Rhythm.    PM – Rita.   V – Meadow Dixie.

 

Dean winners: H – Overwater Arnie; M – McCoy; P – Overwater Seth; PM – Prospect Spot; OM – Thorn Diamond; OR – Bronco; President’s Cup – Kinniside Joe.

Dearham Points – H – Washington;   P – Rhythm and Rover;   OM – Captain Jack ;   OR – Breeze.

 

Bitches mated:

Razzle Dazzle (Try Again) Pupped 6th February – 11 pups (6 dogs, 5 bitches) Earmarked.

Class Macara (Class Bojangles) Pupped 13th February – 1 dog pup. Earmarked.

Eden Rosa (Eden Rossi) Pupped 2nd February – 10 pups (2 dogs, 8 bitches – all spoken for) Earmarked.

Foxglove (Overwater Arnie) Pupped 12th February – 10 pups (3 dogs, 7 bitches – all spoken for) Earmarked.

Mysterious (Endure) Pupped 22nd February – 10 pups (5 dogs, 5 bitches) Earmarked.

Bedazzled (Eclipse) Pupped 28th February – 13 pups (9 dogs, 4 bitches) Earmarked.

Tempress (Overwater Arnie) Pupped 18th February – 6 pups (2 dogs, 4 bitches) Earmarked.

Foxparke So Be It (Try Again) Pupped 22nd March – 10 pups (4 dogs, 6 bitches) Earmarked.

Sawdust (Brad) Pupped 4th April – 4 dog pups. Earmarked.

Thorn Fire (Hunter’s Dale) Pupped 28th April – 11 pups (4 dogs, 7 bitches) Earmarked.

The Penny Arcade (Remember Me) Pupped 27th April – 2 pups (1 dog, 1 bitch) Earmarked.

Overwater Bessy (Overwater Arnie) Unplanned!! Pupped 8th June – 9 pups (6 dogs, 3 bitches – 4 dog pups available, contact James irving.) Earmarked.

Flashdance (Jimmy Choo) Total surprise!! Pupped 10th August – 2 pups (1 dog, 1 bitch) Earmarked.

Total pups earmarked is 99.

 

 

REHOMING  -  to book hounds in for re-homing, please contact Sue Lloyd (016974 78383 evenings) or e-mail her on trailhoundwelfare@hotmail.co.uk

Sue runs Lakeland Trailhound Welfare, and you can be assured that she will advise you and will make all arrangements for you.

The HTA has complete confidence in Sue, and we are extremely lucky to have her.

 

Latest slipping times:

April 1 - 6                               7.15 pm

April 7 – 14                            7.30 pm

April 15 – 22                          7.45 pm

April 23 – 29                          8.00 pm

April 30 – May 6                   8.15 pm

May 7 – 13                             8.30 pm

May 14 – 20                           8.45 pm

May 21 – 27                           9.00 pm

May 28 – July 8                     9.15 pm

July 9 – 21                              9.00 pm

July 22 – 28                            8.45 pm

July 29 – Aug 4                      8.30 pm

Aug 5 – 11                              8.15 pm

Aug 12 – 18                            8.00 pm

Aug 19 – 25                            7.45 pm

Aug 26 – Sept 1                      7.30 pm

Sept 2 – 8                                7.15 pm

Sept 9 – 15                              7.00 pm

Sept 16 – 22                            6.45 pm

Sept 23 – 30                            6.30 pm

Oct 1 – 6                 5.45 pm

Oct 7 – 13                               5.30 pm

Oct 14 – 20                             5.15 pm

Oct 21 – 24                             5.00 pm

Oct 25 – 27                             4.45 pm

Oct 28 – 31                             3.45 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Grid references to forthcoming trails:

Post codes for guidance only – may not be absolutely accurate:

 

Kirkbride, Airfield – NY229546 (North-west of Wigton)

Bower House, Eskdale – NY132002

Low Place, Eskdale – NY155017

Lazonby Fell – NY500405 (CA11 9RN approx. North of Penrith)

Grange-in-Borrowdale – NY255180 (CA12 5UQ approx.)

Helton – NY495213 (CA10 2QA approx. South of Penrith)

Threlkeld, Setmabanning – NY323246 (CA12 4TL approx. East of Keswick)

Oulton, Tarnrigg – NY247520 (CA7 0NS North-west of Wigton)

Gamelsby – NY258524 (CA7 0NX North-west of Wigton)

Cold Fell – NY055105 (Ennerdale Bridge – Calderbridge road)

Lamplugh – NY097216

Kendal, Soot Box – SD503918 (on the road from Kendal to Brigsteer)

Kirkland – NY087184

Rusland – SD331893 (LA12 8LB)

Bridekirk – NY120346 (CA13 0PE)

Rosthwaite – NY257152 (CA12 5XB)

Kirkstone Pass – NY406067 (LA22 9LQ, and 1 mile on towards Troutbeck)

Dean – NY067268

Mirkholme, Bassenthwaite – NY252325 (CA12 4QX approx.)

Newlands – NY237203

Grange Grassings – NY133373

Grasmere – NY342076

Redmain – NY132356

Millstone Moor – NY138365

Latrigg Top – NY283255

Calebreak – NY345358 (CA7 8JR)

Fellside – NY305370 (CA7 8HA)

Gatesgarth, Buttermere – NY193149 (CA13 9XA)

 

 

For further information, please call 017684 83686 or e-mail hta.margaret@btinternet.com