This is the official website for the Hound Trailing Association Ltd.
– P.Airey, 14,
HTA Secretary – Phillip Graham, 7,
HTA Treasurer – John Bromage, Fletchers, Irton, Holmrook CA19 1TD (Tel: 019467 23714). Cheques to be made payable to HTA Ltd.
Website Editor - Margaret Baxter, Ash Cottage, Blencow, Penrith CA11 0DB (Tel: 017684 83686)
IMPORTANT NOTICE: By order of Natural England, no practice trails are to be run on Bowness Moss (Cardurnock) or Wedholme Moss (Grassings) without permission from Andy Horn or Brian Shaw (BHTA).
This is a clause requested by Natural
82 pups have now been registered.
Bitch Puppy registrations 2019
Acorn (Eden Rossi x Eden Rosa) R.Smith, R.Dickinson, Kendal; Adele (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) W.& R.Dawson, Kendal; Bonaire (Jimmy Choo x Flashdance) Phil Graham, Cockermouth; Celebration (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) C.Harrison, Fingland; Celebrity (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) C.Harrison, Fingland; Class Farah Mo (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) C.Roper, Longtown; Clearwater (Try Again x Foxparke So Be It) C.Harrison, Fingland; Cracking Last One (Eden Rossi x Eden Rosa) W.& P.Mellon, J.Pattinson, R.& T.Airey, Appleby; Eden Raya (Eden Rossi x Eden Rosa) M.Addison, C.Robinson, Great Salkeld; Fearlass (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) N.Wilson, Y.& A.Wilson, S.& T.Stainton, Troutbeck; Foxparke LOL (Try Again x Foxparke So be It) R,G,N & E.Napier, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Foxparke Mo Farren (Try Again x Foxparke So be It) N,R,E & G Napier, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Foxparke Parma Violet (Endure x Mysterious) R,E,G & N Napier, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Foxparke Twilight (Try Again x Foxparke So be It) R,E,G & N Napier, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Hunter’s Flame (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) C.Graham, D.Reay, Kelsick; Huntsman’s Orchid (Eclipse x Bedazzled) D.Bland, C.Barrow, A.Little, Patterdale; Jenny’s Oracle (Endure x Mysterious) J.& D.Bland, A.Little, Patterdale; Josephine (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) L.Reid, D.Allison, Cockermouth; Jubilee (Overwater Arnie x Tempress) D.Hogg, Workington; Lady Gaga (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) W.& R.Dawson, Kendal; Lady Grace (Eclipse x Bedazzled) S.& C.Jackson, D.Loan, A.Denley, Borrowdale; Landy Lady (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) D.Bingham, R.Gardner, Tebay; Lillian (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) A.Blacklock, Kirkbride; Lilly (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) L.Reid, D.Allison, Cockermouth; Limber (Eden Rossi x Eden Rosa) A.Blacklock, Kirkbride; Maggie’s Dream (Overwater Arnie x Tempress) B.& G.Graham, S.Crossland, O.Chisholm, Bassenthwaite; Maggie May (Endure x Mysterious) R.& G.Farren, E.Napier, Arlecdon; Miterdale Duchess (Endure x Mysterious) A,SR,S,M,K.& A.Steele, K.Lynch, B.Garritty, M.Thornton, Eskdale; Muse (Eclipse x Bedazzled) C.Brownlee, Borrowdale; Oakbank Allie (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) J.& A.Steele, A.Wilson, Skelsmergh; Oakbank Izzy (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) J.& A.Steele, A.Wilson, Skelsmergh; Opal (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) E.& L.Crosby, D.Bland, Whitehaven; Overwater Jazz (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) E.Irving, J.Abbott, S.Walker, Uldale; Overwater Pippa (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) E,J.& E.Irving, I.Abbott, Uldale; Scafell Lass (Remember Me x The Penny Arcade) E.& A.Postlethwaite, Eskdale; Showpiece (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) A.& A.Horn, Drumleaning; Sojourner (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) E.& L.Crosby, Whitehaven; Summer Secret (Eden Rossi x Eden Rosa) W.& C.Mark, Cumwhitton; Summer Vixen (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) W.& C.Mark, Cumwhitton; Thorn Blaze (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) J.Satterthwaite, M.& M.Burrow, Kelsick; Thorn Blossom (Eclipse x Bedazzled) J.Satterthwaite, M.& M.Burrow, Kelsick; Tilly Trotter (Endure x Mysterious) G.& R.Farren, E,Napier, Arlecdon; Tremor (Overwater Arnie X Tempress) W.& G.Todd, Cockermouth; Trinket (Overwater Arnie X Tempress) W.& G.Todd, Cockermouth.
Dog Puppy registrations 2019
Another Try (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) L,G,H & J.Whitfield, E.Moore, W.Dawson, Moor Row; Apache (TryAgain x Razzle Dazzle) D,L & C.McGee, Cleator Moor; Aruba (Jimmy Choo x Flashdance) Phil Graham, Cockermouth; Blueblaze (Endure x Mysterious) J.Fearon, B.& E.Rowlandson, Cleator Moor; Blue Diamond (Eclipse x Bedazzled) B.& E.Rowlandson, J.Fearon, Cleator Moor; BOB (Eclipse x Bedazzled) T,M & C.Irving, L.Reid, Cockermouth; Buzz Lightning (Overwater Arnie x Tempress) E.Hodgkiss, D.Bromage, DW Crowe, Eskdale; Captain James (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) J.& A.McClellan, B.Birkett, G.Whitfield, Cleator Moor; Dash (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove, DW & M.Crowe, Eskdale; Foxparke Bogtrotter (Try Again x Foxparke So Be It) R,G,N & E.Napier, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Foxparke So Be Him (Try Again x Foxparke So Be It) N,R,E & G.Napier, E.Moore, G.& R.Farren, Coulderton; Huntsman (Endure x Mysterious) A, A. & J.Little, C.Barrow, D.Bland, Patterdale; Kinniside Dan (Brad x Sawdust) A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, Cleator Moor; Kinniside Jacko (Brad x Sawdust) A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, Cleator Moor; Kinniside Mick (Brad x Sawdust) A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, Cleator Moor; Kinniside Sam (Brad x Sawdust) A.Jackson, I.Rudd, G.Higgins, Cleator Moor; Lieutenant James (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) B.Birkett, J.& A.McClellan, Cleator Moor; Major James (Endure x Mysterious) J.& A.McClellan, B.Birkett, Cleator Moor; Miterdale Stanley (Eclipse x Bedazzled) A,SR,S,M,K & A.Steele, L.Pounder, Eskdale; Our Man Mike (Eclipse x Bedazzled) G.Reid, J.Chatters, Cockermouth; Overwater Flash (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) C.& J.Abbott, J.& E.Irving, A.Farish, Uldale; Overwater Marvin (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) J.& E.Irving, Uldale; Overwater Robert (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) I.& C.Abbott, E,J & E.Irving, Uldale; Overwater Sully (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) J.& E.Irving, I.Abbott, Uldale; Overwater Swift (Overwater Arnie x Tempress) J, E.& E.Irving, Uldale; Peaky Blinder (Remember Me x The Penny Arcade) T.J Postlethwaite, Holmrook; Pete’s Dragon (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) D.W.Crowe, I.Walker, Eskdale; Plainsman (Eclipse x Bedazzled) K.Lynch, D.McMaster, D.Studholme, Dearham; Prospect Spring (Eclipse x Bedazzled) N.Wilson, S.Smith, Distington; Reebok (Eclipse x Bedazzled) S.Crossland, B.Graham, E.Chisholm, Bassenthwaite; Shotgun (Endure x Mysterious) N.McMaster, S.Taylor, A.& T.Skelton, Dearham; Splendid Cody (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) D,S,B & L.Hetherington, Fletchertown; Showroom (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) A.Horn, Drumleaning; Salvator (Overwater Arnie x Foxglove) H,W.& L.Park, A.Aleixo, Egremont; Tommy Gun (Eclipse x Bedazzled) D.& J.McMaster, Alice Skelton, Dearham; Top Gun (Try Again x Razzle Dazzle) D.McMaster, E.Taylor, A.Baxter, O.Chambers, Dearham; Wirlin Spring (Overwater Arnie x Overwater Bessy) J,J,J.& S.Jeynes, Arlecdon; Young Gun (Hunter’s Dale x Thorn Fire) J.Abram, S.Wilson, Ted Skelton, Dearham.
Name changes: West Tip (now Zack) – S.Irving, Frizington. Kinnniside Mel (now Companion) – S.Riley, Cleator Moor. Jut Got It (now Foxparke Just Got It) – N.Napier, Egremont.
New registrations: Deepdale Flynn – A.Horn, Drumleaning. Deepdale Frank – J.Bradley, Drumleaning. Splendid Mikey, Elsa Star and Donna’s Pride – D.Hetherington, Fletchertown.
Spring Dazzler and Spring Rascal – J.Horn, Brisco. Spring Drifter and Spring Ranter – R.Ridley, Brisco.
Transferred out of HTA – Frankel, Jazz Singer, Demelza, Huntsman’s Magician, Cracksman, Mr Ant.
Junior Club points update:
Div 1 : Miterdale Shadow 96, Cracking Last One 56, Miterdale Steel 44, Overwater Sully 37, Forlorn Spring 34.
Div 2 : Denton Balboa 60, Miterdale Duchess 38, Kinniside Dan 37, Miterdale Copper 36, Black Legend 31.
Team Competition: Team Miterdale (Alfie & Katie) 84, Chisholms’ Team (Liam, Oliver & Eleanor) 49, Fire Brigade (Connor Irving) 34, Cracking (Lexie & Ella) 21.
18 – 30: Miterdale Shadow 96, Jenny's Oracle 78, Jenny's Aura 60, Miterdale Steel 44, Thorn Fire 38.
WELL DONE AND THANK-YOU to the Cockermouth & Workington Area Committee and to all their helpers for a well-organised Premier event on Saturday in challenging conditions.
The field and parking were all ideal, there was a great raffle, a fine puppy show, everything was up to time, and no frantic searching for catchers either!
CHAMPIONSHIP TRAILS, 2019 FIXTURE LIST
(Dates will be put in black when the details have been confirmed)
Sun 25 – Grasmere Sports P, OR, V, H (11.00, 11.40, 12.15, 1.35)
Mon 26 – Whitehaven Classic, Cold Fell H, M, P, PM, OR (1.00)
Tues 27 – Dubs Lane, Windermere H, P, OR (5.30)
Wed 28 – Ennerdale Show H, P, OM, OR (2.00)
Thurs 29 – Fellside H, P, OR (5.15, 6.45, 7.15) No tea-van, Alex on holiday.
Sat 31 – Helton H, M, P, ONW, V (1.00)
Sun 1 – Loweswater Show P, PM OM, OR, H (1.00)
Tues 3 – Latrigg H, P, OR, V (5.00)
Wed 4 – Wythop H, P, OM (5.30)
Thurs 5 – Sandale H, P, ONW OM (5.00)
Thurs 5 – Low Place H, P, OR (5.30)
Sat 7 – Lowick Show
Sun 8 – Peter House, Bassenthwaite H, M, P, PM, OR, V (1.30)
Tues 10 – Cold Fell H, P, OM (5.15)
Thurs 12 – Sandale Heights H, P, ONW, OR, V (4.15)
Thurs 12 – Low Place H, P, OM (5.15)
Sat 14 – Eskdale Puppy Show
Sun 15 – Dearham
Mon 16 – Low Place H, P, OR (5.00)
Tues 17 – Sandale H, P, ONW, OM (4.30)
Wed 18 – Low Place H, P, OM (5.00)
Thurs 19 – Fellside H, P, OR (4.30, 6.00, 6.30)
Sat 21 – Loweswater (new venue)
Sun 22 – Shap H, P, OM, OR (1.00, 2.30, 3.00, 3.30)
Tues 24 - Latrigg
Thurs 26 – Sandale Heights H, P, OM, OR (4.15)
Sat 28 – Eskdale Show
Sun 29 – Stockdale H, M, P, ONW, OR, V (1.00)
Tues 1 – Loweswater (new venue)
Tues 8 – Dearham
Sat 12 – Wasdale Show H, M, P, PM (2.00)
Sun 13 – Dearham
Sun 20 – Helton H, M, P, OR, V (1.00)
Aspatria & Wigton Area
Thurs 5 September: Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Non-Winners 6.45, Open Maidens 7.15
Tues 17 Sept: Hounds 4.30, Pups 5.45, Open Non-Winners 6.15, Open Maidens 6.45
Thurs 12 Sept: Hounds 4.15, Pups 5.30, Open Non-Winners 5.45, Open Restricted 6.15, Veterans 6.45
Thurs 26 Sept: Hounds 4.15, Pups 5.30, Open Maidens 6.00, Open Restricted 6.30
Sun 29 Sept: Hounds 1.00, Maidens 1.45, Pups 3.00, Open Non-Winners 3.30, Open Restricted 4.00, Veterans 4.30
All the above ONW trails area for the A/W Area Bonus Series, sponsored by Criffel Vue Private Hire and A/W Area Committee.
Usual points for 1st - 6th. Senior and Puppy with most points over the 4 trails will receive £100 and a trophy.
Dubs Lane, Windermere
Tues 27 August: Hounds 5.30, Pups 6.45, Open Restricted 7.15
Cockermouth Area trails
Sun 1 Sept: Pups 1.00, Puppy Maidens 1.30, Open Maidens 2.00, Open Restricted 2.30, Hounds 4.00
Wed 4 September: Hounds 5.30, Pups 6.45, Open Maidens 7.15.
Grasmere Sports Association
Grasmere Sports Field
Sun 25 August: £150 for Pups 11.00, £150 for Open Restricted 11.40, £150 for Veterans 12.15, £320 for Hounds 1.35.
Challenge Trophies and rosettes for all trails. Admission £8 pre-paid, £12 on the day. All to pay, entries free.
Sun 22 September: Hounds 1.00, Pups 2.30, Open Maidens 3.00, Open Restricted 3.30
Thurs 29 August: Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.45, Open Restricted 7.15
Thurs 19 September: Hounds 4.30, Pups 6.00, Open Restricted 6.30
Sat 31 August: Hounds 1.00, Maidens 1.45, Pups 3.00, Open Non-Winners 3.30, Veterans 4.00
Michael Wilding Memorial Challenge Trophy for ONW.
Sun 20 October: Hounds 1.00, Maidens 1.45, Pups 3.00, Open Restricted 3.30, Veterans 4.00
Ennerdale Show Committee (3 trailers may be used at these venues)
Kirkland Leaps, Ennerdale Show
Wed 28 August: Hounds 2.00, Pups 3.15, Open Maidens 3.45, Open Restricted 4.15
£50 for each trail, sponsored by HIQ Egremont, plus additional £100 to the Puppy winner thanks to the family of Sandy Bushby in his memory.
Sat 24 August: Hounds 11.00, Pups 12.15, Open Non-Winners 12.45, Open Restricted 1.15
Cash for points.
Whitehaven Area Committee – Classic
Mon 26 August: Hounds 1.00, Maidens 1.45, Pups 3.00, Puppy Maidens 3.30, Open Restricted 4.00
£150 for each trail, plus rosettes. Puppy Show.
All to pay.
Cold Fell HTC in aid of Cancer Research
Tues 10 September: Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Maidens 7.00
Wasdale Head HTC
Sat 12 October: Hounds 2.00, Maidens 2.45, Pups 4.00, Puppy Maidens 4.30
Tues 3 September: Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Restricted 6.45, Veterans 7.15
Stephen Relph Challenge Trophy for Pups.
Peter House, Bassenthwaite
Sun 8 September: Hounds 1.30, Maidens 2.15, Pups 3.30, Puppy Maidens 4.00, Open Restricted 4.30, Veterans 5.00
Trails in memory of Graham Burkinshaw. All proceeds to Cockermouth Community Hospital and The Great North Air Ambulance.
Cake Stall in aid of the above. Jimmy Glaister trophy for Hounds, Pat Glaister trophy for Pups.
Thurs 5 September: Hounds 5.30, Pups 6.45, Open Restricted 7.15
Thurs 12 Sept: Hounds 5.15, Pups 6.30, Open Maidens 7.00
Mon 16 Sept: Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Restricted 6.45
Wed 18 Sept: Hounds 5.00, Pups 6.15, Open Maidens 6.45
Team Comp after 20 weekends:
Div.1 – Eden Rascals 180, Huntsman's Pack 125, Jenny's Rascals 112, Team Miterdale 109, Dearham Wanderers 92, Red Devils 85, Spring Show 77.
Div.11 – Eden Rascals 78, Spring Show 47, Tilery Stars and ZZ Top 38, Bootleggers 37, Ava's Lads 35, Gracie’s Team 34.
Further sponsorship has come in for the Team Competition, courtesy of Dr Patrick Goode, a keen HTA member from Herefordshire, and also from Andy Horn – very many thanks.
Generous support again from our aniseed supplier, DeMonchy. Entry money is £145, so we will have a good prize pot to distribute at the end of the season - equally divided between
HTA Wins after week 20 of 30
H (84 races) – Crazy 14, Huntsman’s Nimrod 12, Miterdale Shadow 11, Liz 7, Huntsman’s Major and Jenny’s Aura 6, Jenny’s Delight 4, Cuckoo Lane 3, Miterdale Steel and Persian Bay 2.
P (85 races) - Acorn 19, Limber 17, Jenny’s Oracle 12, Huntsman 6, Reebok 5, Huntsman’s Orchid 4, Miterdale Duchess and Shotgun 3, Maggie's Dream and Overwater Sully 2.
HTA Points (Top 10)
OM (46 races) - Dragonfly 41 (finished), Showbiz 33, Hawkswood 26, Foxparke Hooligan 22, Some Lad 19, Foxparke Billy Elliot, Sparrowmire Casanova and Kinniside Molly 18, Ol' Blue Eyes 17, Miterdale Prim 16.
OR (44 races) – Sweet Harmony 46, Rhyme and Overwater Jack 37, Miterdale Rusty 32, Eden Rossi 25, Jenny’s Breeze, Queen, Rover and Explore 24, Huntsman’s Jenny 23.
V (25 races) - Tommy's Legacy 65, Aspire 64, Thorn Fire 61, Starlight 46, Spring Dazzler 41, Mysterious 36, Explore 34, Huntsman’s Jenny 27, JLS 26, Meadow Dixie 25.
SM (13 races) – Copperfield 30 (finished), Hawkswood 25, Amber Bay 13, Showbiz, Some Lad and Foxparke Hooligan 10, Black Legend and Foxparke Just Got It 8, Cracking Spirit and Trev 7.
PM (9 races) – Eden Raya 26, Lillian 17, Foxparke Mo Farren 13, Kinniside Dan 12, Celebration 8, Major James 7, Muse 5, Foxparke LOL and Oakbank Izzy 4, Blue Blaze, Trinket and Buzz Lightning 3.
ONW (10 races) – In the Red 18, Bluebelle 12, Zulu 10, Babyliss 9, Kinniside Jacko and Galway Lass 6, Foxparke Gypsy Rose, Braveheart and Foxparke Mo Farren 5.
Bitches mated 2018/9
Miterdale Force (Free Spirit) Pupped 20th January, 10 pups, 6 d. 4 b. Earmarked.
Lady Anne (Endure) Pupped 6th February, 9 pups. (All spoken for) Earmarked.
Jenny’s Rascal (Free Spirit) 8 pups, 6 b, 2 d. Earmarked.
Silver Charm (Endure) Pupped 19th February, 8 pups, 5 d, 3 b. Earmarked.
Spring Rascal (Spring Drifter) Pupped 19th March, 10 pups, 7 d, 3 b. Earmarked.
Dawn (Red Will) Pupped 2nd April, 7 pups, 5 d, 2 b. Earmarked.
Tagget (Tommy’s Legacy) Pupped 10th April, 4 pups, 2d, 2b. Earmarked.
8 litters, 66 pups.
REHOMING - to book hounds in for re-homing, please contact Sue Lloyd (016974 78383 evenings) or e-mail her on firstname.lastname@example.org
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 7 – 14
April 15 – 22
April 23 – 29
April 30 – May
May 7 – 13
May 14 – 20
May 21 – 27
May 28 – July
July 9 – 21
July 22 – 28
July 29 – Aug
Aug 12 – 18
Aug 19 – 25
Aug 26 – Sept
Sept 9 – 15
Sept 16 – 22
Sept 23 – 30
Oct 7 – 13
Oct 14 – 20
Oct 21 – 24
Oct 25 – 27
Oct 28 – 31
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 email@example.com