Paul and Dot take the weekend trial honours

THE Northumberland Sheep Dog League held an open sheep dog trial at College Valley, Wooler, on Sunday.

Gordon Rogerson, from Wooler, judged a total of 31 dogs working good-to-handle but testing Cheviot gimmers over a good hillside course.

Results: 1 Paul Turnbull, from Rothbury, with Dot, 91/100pts; 2 Bevis Jordan, from Whitfield, Tex 85/100; 3 Gordon Watt, from Corbridge, Wallace, 85/100; 4 Bevis Jordan, Grizz, 84/100; 5 Alan Common, from Lockerbie, Mirk 82/100; 6 Emma Gray, from Elsdon, Roy, 81/100.