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

HTA Secretary – Margaret Baxter, Ash Cottage, Blencow, Penrith CA11 0DB (Tel: 017684 83686)

e-mail: hta.margaret@btinternet.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

 

John Bromage has been appointed as HTA Treasurer. From January 1st, all financial matters will be managed by John (contact details above).

Margaret continues as Secretary.

 

Jayne Petersen is organizing the Top Tipster Comp – rules as last year, choose 3 seniors, 3 pups, and 1 for lower grade trails only. Wins count every day. 1 point for a win, but 5 points for a win on a major HTA trail day and the International. Entry fee £5 to Jayne by midday on the 1st April.  

 

Entries for the Team Competition to me as usual – rules same as last year. Entries (£5) by the end of March.

 

Juniors – remember to enter with Jo Satterthwaite by the end of March!

 

Cockermouth Supporters Club

Race Night – Friday 31st March – Brigham Social Club, 7.30 pm.

Tickets £5, includes pie and peas. Contact Nicola 01900 818878.

 

Ulverston Presentation night:

Saturday 25th March 2017, Ravenstown Club, Flookburgh, 7.30 – 8.00pm.

Entertainment by Rebecca Williams. Buffet. Tickets £7 from Alison 015395 32195.

 

Notice to Aspatria/Wigton Area members – for all A/W area hounds, all points won in all the HTA’s areas in the appropriate grades will count towards A/W Area points.

 

Notice to members: subscriptions – juniors under 18   £5,    adults 18 – 64   £20,     65 and over   £15.    All new members – 50p extra.      Kennel insurance - £10.

Please pay John Bromage (details above) enclosing money or cheques in an envelope with your details written on it. Subscriptions are now overdue, so please

pay promptly. Cheques should be made payable to HTA Ltd.

 

Notice to promoters: Levy now 20p per runner (60p for All-In); bookmakers 50p, insurance stays at £5.50 per trail. Fees to go to Treasurer, with the results and returns forms – new ones will be provided!

Insurance for March trials - £2.00 per race, no levy, no need for forms.

 

March Official Trial Trails:

Sat 25 – Kirkland P, H (11.00)

Sun 26 – Kirkbride (Grassings) P, H, AI (2.00) Full puppy trail.

Wed 29 – Kirkbride (Grassings) P, H (5.00) Full puppy trail.

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TRAILS

APRIL

Sat 1 – Bower House H, P, OM, AI (2.15, 3.30, 4.05, 4.35)

Sun 2 – Kirkbride H, P, OM, AI (2.00)

Mon 3 – Bower House H, P, OR (5.15)

Wed 5 – Kirkbride H, P, AI (5.15)

Sat 8 – Bower House H, P, ONW, AI (2.15, 3.30, 4.05, 4.35)

Sun 9 – Oulton H, P, OM, AI (2.00)

Wed 12 – Low Place H, P, OR (5.45)

Thurs 13 – Oulton H, P, OM (6.00)

Sat 15 – Low Place H, M, P, OR, V (1.30)

Sun 16 – Oulton H, P, OM, AI (2.00)

Mon 17 – Low Place H, M, P, ONW, OR (2.00) Please note changes.

Tues 18 – Lazonby

Thurs 20 – Gamelsby

Sat 22 – Low Place

Sun 23 – Helton

Tues 25 – Gamelsby

Tues 25 – Corney Fell

Wed 26 – Low Place

Thurs 27 – Oulton

Thurs 27 – Corney Fell

Sat 29 – Cold Fell

 

Low Place HTC

Bower House

Sat 1 April – Hounds 2.15, Pups 3.30, Open Maidens 4.05, All-In 4.35

Mon 3 April – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Restricted 7.00

Sat 8 April – Hounds 2.15, Pups 3.30, Open Non-Winners 4.05, All-In 4.35

Low Place

Wed 12 April  - Hounds 5.45, Pups 7.00, Open Restricted  7.30

Sat 15 April – Hounds 1.30, Maidens 2.15, Pups 3.30, Open Restricted 4.00, Veterans 4.30

Easter Mon 17 April – Hounds 2.00, Maidens 2.45, Pups 4.00, Open Non-Winners 4.30, Open Restricted 5.00

 

Oulton Supporters Club

Kirkbride

Sun 2 April – Hounds 2.00, Pups 3.15, open Maidens 3.45, All-In 4.15

Wed 5 April – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, All-In 7.00

Oulton

Sun 9 April – Hounds 2.00, Pups 3.15, Open Maidens 3.45, All-In 4.15

Thurs 13 April – Hounds 6.00, Pups 7.15, Open Maidens 7.45

Easter Sun 16 April – Hounds 2.00, Pups 3.15, Open Maidens 3.45, All-In 4.15. Easter Egg Hunt!

 

 

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.

 

Puppy registrations by litter:

Casanova x Sparrowmire Jill:

(D) Northern Star – C.& J.Graham, G.Simpson, Kendal.   PaddywackD.Crowe, D.Bromage, Eskdale.  

Sandyman J.Bromage, D.Crowe, Eskdale.     Sparrowmire CasanovaJ.Graham, R.Reid, Kendal.

(B) Cracking Star – W.& P.Mellon, R.& T.Airey, J.Pattinson, Appleby.      Sparrowmire JanE.Blenkharn, P.Tomlinson, S.Sanderson, Kendal.

Endeavour x Calypso:

(D) AtlasR.Smith, J.Carruthers, R.Dickinson, Kendal.     Cuchulainn – I.& M.Dooley, Grange-over-Sands.    Steel End – J.& V.Loan, Keswick,

(B) Artemis – V.& J.Simpson, D.Clark, Kendal.      Nikita – J.& V.Simpson, R.Laidler, Kendal.

Endeavour x Jenny’s Rascal:

(D) Black Legend – G.,L.,J.& H.Whitfield, J.& A.McClellan, W.Birkett, Moor Row.     Hi Mac – D.,L.& C.McGee, Cleator Moor.

                Huntsman’s MagicianL.Reid, D.Bland, D.Barrow, Cockermouth.  Miterdale Shadow – A.,S.,S.,K.& A.Steele, Eskdale.    Uldale Tramp - H.,W.& L.Park, I.Aleixo, Egremont.

(B) Jenny’s Breeze – J.& D.Bland, A.Little, Patterdale.   Provincial – J.E. & L.Crosby, Whitehaven.   Thorn Diamond J.Satterthwaite, M.Burrow, C.Graham, G.Tinnion, Kelsick.

Try Again x Jenny’s Pride:

(D) Foxparke Golden Balls – R.,N.,E.& G.Napier, Egremont.   Huntsman’s MajorD.Bland, D.Barrow, J.Little, Patterdale.   Red WillG.Reid, J.Chatters, Cockermouth.

(B) Crazy – J.& E.Moore, J.Thompson, Cleator Moor.

Newman x White Diamond:

(D) Rio J.Abram, S.Taylor, C.Crone, Dearham.

(B) Impulse – C.& P.Henderson, A.& A.Horn, Wigton.

Jenny’s Choice x Silver Spangle:

(D) BroncoD.Todhunter, Maryport.    Del BoyA.Blacklock, Kirkbride.     Mac’s Choice – D.,L.& C.McGee, Cleator Moor.

                McNallyN.McMaster, A.Skelton, N.Young, Dearham.  Nixon – L.& J.Steele, Seaton.   Showcase – A.& A.Horn, Wigton.

(B) Huntsman’s MistD.Bland, D.Barrow, Patterdale.        Rodney RascalD.McMaster, O.Chambers, A.Baxter, S.Wilson, Dearham.

Langdale Ranger x Dark Mist:

(D) Overwater StanleyE.Irving, I.Walker, C.Abbott, Uldale.         Raven CragI.Fleet, J.Petersen, Camerton.

(B) Cloudy Mist – G.Woodend, I.Rumney, Seaton.      Diamond Mist G.Woodend, I.Rumney, Seaton.    HawkswoodD.Peare, J.Gill, Little Langdale.

                Overwater Gemini – E.& E.Irving, S.Walker, J.Abbott, Uldale.

Endeavour x Bluebird:

(B) Blue SoloJ.Fearon, B.Rowlandson, R.Benn, Cleator Moor.

Try Again x Foxparke Homeward Bound:

(D) Foxparke Billy Elliot – R.,N.,E.& G.Napier, S.Smith, Coulderton.    Foxparke Homeward Again - R.,N.,E.& G.Napier, Coulderton.

                Miterdale Chance – A.,S.,S.,K.& A Steele, Eskdale.    Prospect PatchS.Smith, N.Wilson, Distington.   Sergeant JamesW.Birkett, A.& J.McClellan, G.Whitfield, Lt.Broughton.

(B) Escape – J.& E.Moore, J.Thompson, Cleator Moor.    Foxparke Homeward Pride – N.,R.,E.& G.Napier, Coulderton.    

                Foxparke Lucy Loo - R.,N.,E.& G.Napier, Coulderton.        Mystery Bound – G.& R.Farren N.Napier, Arlecdon.

Westgate Kyza x Foxparke Blackbird:

(B) Foxparke Diamond N.,R.,E.& G.Napier, D.Clark, Coulderton.   Foxparke Juicy Fruity - N.,R.,E.& G.Napier, Coulderton.   Foxparke Katy Lou - N.,R.,E.& G.Napier, Coulderton.     

Brad x Sawdust:

(D) Captain America – A.& M.Reay, Frizington.      Flash Gordon – M.& A.Reay, Frizington.     Say It As It IsR.Dixon, D.Graham, Frizington.

(B) Kinniside MegA.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, W.Hall, Cleator Moor.      Kinniside Mel - A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, W.Hall, Cleator Moor.  

                Kinniside Molly - A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, W.Hall, Cleator Moor.     

 

Senior hounds:

(D) Deepdale Frank (Huntsman’s Dazzler x Jenny’s Pride) – J.Bradley, A.Horn, Wigton.       Gambler (Huntsman’s Ruler x Jenny’s Pride) – A.Horn, J.Bradley, Wigton.

                Showtime (Prancer x Silver Dollar) – A.& A.Horn, Wigton.

 

Bitches mated so far:

Aspire x Fireman Sam – pupped 2nd January (9 pups - 4 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

Howgill Blondie x Huntsman’s Hope – pupped 2nd January (11 pups – 3 dogs, 8 bitches).  Earmarked.

Miterdale Force x Free Spirit – pupped 10th January (8 pups – 6 dogs, 2 bitches). Earmarked.

Thorn Girl x Jenny’s Choice – pupped 4th January (4 pups – 2 dogs, 2 bitches). Earmarked.

Doll x Remember Me – pupped 19th February (10 pups – 5 dogs, 5 bitches).

Black Mist x High Stile – pupped 13th February (9 pups – 7 dogs, 2 bitches).

Olivia x JLS – Pupped 14th February (9 pups – 3 dogs, 6 bitches).

Silver Charm x Endure – pupped 4th March (9 pups – 5 dogs, 4 bitches).

Silver Spangle x Endure – pupped 6th March (8 pups – 7 dogs, 1 bitch).

Meadow Dixie x Cartier – pupped 7th March (7 pups – 3 dogs, 4 bitches).

Huntsman’s Jenny x Jenny’s Choice

Annie’s Bay x Fireman Sam

Westgate Gypsy x Westgate Kyza

Tinkerbell x Fireman Sam

 

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Black Howe Plantation

This land is not to be used for trial trails,

by order of the HTA Committee.

 

If you would like a copy of the Rule Book to be e-mailed to you, please ask the Secretary.

 

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.)

St.Helena – NY017116 (CA22 2EL Near Egremont)

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

Crag Farm, Ennerdale – NY085151 (CA23 3AS)

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

Wath Brow – NY030145

Redmain – NY132356

Millstone Moor – NY138365

Latrigg Top – NY283255

Calebreak – NY345358 (CA7 8JR)

Fellside – NY305370 (CA7 8HA)

Gatesgarth, Buttermere – NY193149 (CA13 9XA)

Snow Hill – NY271383

 

 

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