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 until the end of the year.

 

HTA LTD

Secretary required

Please apply to Mr B Laidler    2 Oldfield Road, Windermere  LA23 2AZ

Tel: 015394 45200

 

Notice to members – the Executive Committee has amended Rule 54.6 to include the words “and shows that include hounds from local packs” after “agricultural and horticultural shows” (i.e. all these shows may charge full admission, but entries shall be free, with no charge for cars containing running hounds.)

 

Wins up to and including 23rd August (sorry, can’t put a proper table in because Computer Say No!)  

Senior wins – Endure 17, Marli 8, Thorn Fire, Jenny’s Aura & Jenny’s Delight 6, Prudence 5, Tommy’s Legacy, Arizona & Washington 4, Try Again, Try Time, Overwater Arnie & Persian Bay 3.

Puppy wins – Miterdale Shadow 28, Huntsman’s Major 25, Crazy 10, Red Will 7, Del Boy, Rio and Black Legend 4, Nikita & Overwater Stanley 3.

 

Team Comp. up to & including week 21 (20th August):

Div 1 – Team Miterdale 210, Jenny’s Rascals 180, Toyah’s Troopers & Dearham Wanderers 118, Maltesers 115, Reivers 93.

Div 11 – Team Miterdale 72, Miterdales 49, Tilery Stars 47, Pennine Runners 46, Maltesers 45, Dot & Ann’s Lot  41, Veggie Patch 40, My Girls 39, Huntsman’s Gang 37,

 

OR Points (up to 20th August): Free Spirit 47, Sweet Harmony 45, Overwater Jack 39, Songbird & Razzle Dazzle 31, Cartier 28.

OM Points (up to 21st  August):  Miterdale Proper 51, nse Kinniside Beauty 48, Sugar Ray 29, Foxparke Saucy Nancy 27, Carrick 25.

ONW Points (up to 20th August): Miterdale Steel 18 (finished), nse Provincial 16, Rodney Rascal 10, Huntsman’s Magician 9.

V Points (up to 20th August): Artisan 58, Free Spirit 38, Westgate Belle 35, Kerrymore 29, Quiet Linnet 28.

SM Points (up to 20th  August):  Step Up 20 (finished), Yorkshire Lad 16, Another Bay and My Way 15, Lone Rebel and Westgate Luther 13.

PM Points (up to 20th August): Rodney Rascal 22, Provincial 21, Escape 20, Sergeant James and Thorn Diamond 16, Kinniside Meg 14, Blue Solo 13.

 

Junior Competition:

Div.1 – Miterdale Shadow 159, Black Legend 126, Crazy 99.

Div 2 – Miterdale Proper, Cool Enough, Sweet Harmony and Rodney Rascal 45, Escape and Foxparke Billy Elliot 39.

TEAMS – Team Miterdale 158, Bert Brigade and Dearham Wanderers 92, Whitty’s Gang 67.

18 – 30s – Endure 165, Black Legend 126, Jenny’s Breeze 103.

Well done to all!

 

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.

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TRAILS

AUGUST

Thurs 24 – Wythop H, P, OM, V (5.30)

Thurs 24 – Lowick H, P, OM (6.00)

Sat 26 – Shap  H, P, OM, OR (3.30, 5.15, 5.45, 6.15) Note adjustment to times.

Sat 26 – Bridekirk H, M, P, PM (11.00)

Sun 27 – Grasmere Sports P, OR, V, H (11.00, 11.40, 12.15, 1.35)

Mon 28 – Cold Fell (Whitehaven Classic) H, M, P, PM, OR (1.30)

Tues 29 – Bridekirk H, P, OM  (5.45)

Wed 30 – Ennerdale Show H, P, OM, OR (2.00, 3.00, 3.30, 4.00)

Thurs 31 – Fellside H, P, OR (5.15, 6.45, 7.15)

 

SEPTEMBER

Sat 2 – Lowick Show H, P, ONW, OR (1.30)

Sun 3 – Loweswater Show P, PM, OM, H (1.30, 2.00, 2.30, 4.00) Note Pups go first.

Tues 5 – Latrigg Top H, P, OM, V (5.00)

Thurs 7 – Sandale H, P, OR, V (5.00) Note extra trail and earlier start.

Sat 9 – Dean

Sat 9 – Eskdale Puppy Show H, M, P, OR (2.00)

Sun 10 – Helton H, M, P, OR (1.00)

Tues 12 – Latrigg Top H, P, OR (5.15)

Wed 13 – Westward H, P, OM (5.15)

Thurs 14 – Low Place H, P, OM (5.15)

Sat 16 – Coniston Tops.

Sat 16 – Mirkholme H, M, P, OR, V (1.30)

Sun 17 – Tallentire Hill.

Tues 19 – Sandale H, P, OM (5.00)

Wed 20 – Low Place H, P, OR (5.00)

Thurs 21 – Fellside H, P, OM (4.30, 6.00, 6.30)

Sat 23 – C/W Area (M.Renney trails – fell)

Sun 24 – Shap H, P, OM, OR (1.00, 2.30, 3.00, 3.30)

Mon 25 – Low Place H, P, ONW (4.45)

Tues 26 – Latrigg Top H, P, OR (4.45)

Wed 27 – Low Place H, P, OM (4.45)

Thurs 28 – Westward H, P, OM (4.45)

Sat 30 – Eskdale Show

 

 

 

Carlisle & Penrith Area Committee

Fellside

Thurs 31 August – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.45, Open Restricted 7.15

Thurs 21 September – Hounds 4.30, Pups 6.00, Open Maidens (6.30)

Shap (Lakeland Trailhound Welfare Day)

Sat 26 August - Hounds 3.30, Pups 5.15, Open Maidens 5.45, Open Restricted 6.15 Note adjustment to times.

Rosettes and trophies.  Puppy Show.

Sun 24 September – Hounds 1.00, Pups 2.30, Open Maidens 3.00, Open Restricted 3.30

Helton

Sun 10 September – Hounds 1.00, Maidens 1.45, Pups 3.00, Open Restricted 3.30

 

Low Place HTC

Low Place

Thurs 14 September – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Maidens 7.00

Wed 20 September – Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Restricted 6.45

Mon 25 September – Hounds 4.45, Pups 6.00, Open Non-Winners 6.30

Wed 27 September – Hounds 4.45, Pups 6.00, Open Maidens 6.30

 

Cockermouth Supporters Club

Bridekirk

Sat 26 August – Hounds 11.00, Maidens 11.45, Pups 1.00, Puppy Maidens 1.30

Jimmy Crone cup for H, Jackie Hewitson cup for P.  Cash for Points.

 

Sandale HTC

Sandale

Thurs 7 September – Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Restricted 6.45, Veterans 7.15

Tues 19 September – Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Maidens 6.45

£20 for the hound with most points at the 3 Sandale fixtures.

 

Ennerdale Show Committee

Ennerdale Show

Wed 30 August – Hounds 2.00, Pups 3.00, Open Maidens 3.30, Open Restricted 4.00

£50 for each trail, kindly sponsored by Protyre of Workington.

 

Whitehaven Area Committee – Classic

Cold Fell

Mon 28 August – Hounds 1.30, Maidens 2.15, Pups 3.30, Puppy Maidens 4.00, Open Restricted 4.30

£150 for each trail. All to pay, entries free.

 

Cockermouth and Workington Area

Bridekirk

Tuesday 29 August – Hounds 5.45, Pups 7.00, Open Maidens 7.30

 

Wythop Supporters

Wythop

Thurs 24 August – Hounds 5.30, Pups 6.45, Open Maidens 7.15, Veterans 7.45

3 trailers will be used.

 

Eskdale & Ennerdale Foxhounds, Puppy Show

King George

Sat 9 September – Hounds 2.00, Maidens 2.45, Pups 4.00, Open Restricted 4.30

All to pay, entries free.

 

Ulverston Area Committee

Lowick

Thurs 24 August – Hounds 6.00, Pups 7.15, Open Maidens 7.45

£60 for each trail, kindly sponsored by Martin Wilson.

 

Grasmere Sports Association

Grasmere Sports

Sun 27 August - £150 for Pups 11.00, £150 for Open Restricted 11.40, £150 for Veterans 12.15, £320 for Hounds 1.35

All to pay, entries free. Tickets available from B.Laidler.

 

Lowick Show Committee

Lowick Show

Sat 2 September – Hounds 1,30, Pups 2.45, Open Non-Winners 3.15, Open Restricted 3.45

 

Keswick Area Committee

Latrigg Top

Tues 5 September – Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Maidens 6.45, Veterans 7.15

Tues 12 September – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Restricted 7.00

Peggy Pat trophy for Hounds, Stephen Relph trophy for Pups.

Tues 26 September – Hounds 4.45, Pups 6.00, Open Restricted 6.30

 

Bassenthwaite HTC

Mirkholme

Saturday 16 September – Hounds 1.30, Maidens 2.15, Pups 3.30, Open Restricted 4.00, Veterans 4.30

 

Westward HTC

Westward

Wed 13 September – Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Maidens 7.00

Thurs 28 September – Hounds 4.45, Pups 6.00, Open Maidens 6.30

 

Loweswater Show Committee

Loweswater Show

Sunday 3 September – Pups 1.30, Puppy Maidens 2.00, Open Maidens 2.30, Hounds 4.00

 

 

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.

 

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 (9 pups – 5 dogs, 4 bitches). Earmarked.

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

Olivia x JLS – Pupped 14th February (9 pups – 4 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

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

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

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

Huntsman’s Jenny x Jenny’s Choice – pupped 24th March (9 pups – 4 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

Annie’s Bay x Fireman Sam – pupped 31st March (11 pups – 6 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

Westgate Gypsy x Westgate Kyzapupped 8th April (7 pups – 2 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

Tinkerbell x Fireman Sam – pupped 6th April (10 pups – 5 dogs, 5 bitches). Earmarked.

Nellie Kim x Overwater Arniepupped 21st April (3 pups – 2 dogs, 1 bitch). Earmarked.

 

 

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