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Comments Off on SWDC Ambassador Awards 2019
Dear Members We are delighted to invite you to NOMINATE a dog or dog and handler team for any or all of the following categories. Your successful winners will get a new SWDC Annual Shield per category which you keep for 1 year and the dogs name will be added to our Hall of Fame – ALL nominees will get a certificate from the SWDC and our President Faye Allen will be asked to pick the winners, who will be awarded thier Trophies, at the SWDC AGM March 23rd 2019 to be held at the Wymeswold Memorial Village Hall.
HERES HOW TO NOMINATE YOUR DOG Send a photo and a few lines saying why you have nominated your favourite to win noting the CATEGORY by email to ; email@example.com or by post to Ambassador, 18 Austin Close, Stone, Staffs ST150AB not later than TUESDAY MARCH 12TH 2019
Help us make this a massive celebration of our Breed. Start sending today. GOOD LUCK from your SWDC COMMITTEE
Comments Off on Notice of AGM 2019
Comments Off on Resignation of Chairman
Your committee wish to inform you of the resignation of our Chairman Mr Anthony Allen which was duly accepted at our meeting, on January 12th 2019 held at Wymswold.
As Chairman, Anthony has represented us particularly around the Show Scene, both as a spokesmen and as a Judge. Anthony was persuaded by members of your committee to stay on another year after the success of our first Championship Show 2017. Laterally playing a leading role in our Judges education programme together with guiding the JSC through KC changes and overseeing the newly required BEC. (Breed Education Coordinator)
You will have read Anthony’s Chairmans reports in Newsplash, during his term in office and will have seen the extent of his contribution to our club, for which, we are grateful.
We will be looking to appoint a new Chair, after a members postal ballot, at our AGM on Saturday 23rd March 2019.
The official AGM notice will follow this announcement.
It remains for me to thank Anthony, on your behalf for his service to the SWDC and to wish him all success in the future.
Regards to all,
Comments Off on Merry Christmas 2018
Dear Members As promised your Bumper Newsplash is all ready to be mailed out to you, packed full of News we hope you enjoy hearing all about the years activities with our curly companions. You will receive one copy per household to share.
In future, we are again planning to deliver a; Year Book; Style Newsplash, so remember to collect interesting facts and adventures to share this time next year.
Enclosed is your 2019 Membership and a Standing Order form, for you to complete and send to Sue with your payment or pay by bank transfer.
Your new membership falls due on 1st January 2019. Please fill in and send or email your 2019 Membership Form to Sue, however you decide to pay. You can save time by renewing your annual membership by arranging payment by DD or SO.
So it remains to saay on behalf of the Committee, have a Crackin’ Good Christmas and Fun Packed New Year, thank you for your support and see you in 2019 at one or more of our planned events.
All the best,
Anthony, Nigel, Nigel, Sue, Fiona, Ainsley, James, Joy, Julia, Nat and Pat
Comments Off on Breed Specific Seminar & Judges Day
Breed Specific Seminar & Judges Day
25th NOVEMBER 2018
Location: Stretton Village Hall, Main Road, Stretton, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6EW.
Time: 9.30 am
The morning seminar is open to all SWD enthusiasts, and will include illustrated informative talks on the history of the breed, coat presentation, confirmation & movement together with an in depth look at the breed standard. The aim is provide a friendly platform for discussion and plenty of time for Q & A. Attendees completing this part will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
Refreshments will be provided.
The afternoon session, is for a maximum of 12 candidates and will include both Part 1 written and Part 2 practical tests for all aspiring judges. To be considered for the SWDC judges B List both the written and hands on assessment have to be passed. A certificate will be posted to all successful candidates.
The current judge’s criteria is available on the SWDC club website.
In line with the new JCF criteria we will be offering mentoring sessions as an alternative to the above afternoon session. This is only available to judges currently on the club’s B list or above.
Fees for this event are;
£30 for full day including lunch.
£15 for the morning or afternoon only.
Further details are available from;