Sheep dog trial results

THE Northumberland Sheep Dog Trials League held a nursery trial at Dyke Head Farm, Rochester, on Sunday.

Ann Pringle, from Alwinton, judged 12 dogs working well-behaved cross sheep over a testing hillside course.

Results:1 Ron Macrae, from Netherwitton, with Cole, 92/100pts; 2 Paul Turnbull, Rothbury, Roy, 85/100; 3 Dan Walton, Otterburn, Len 82/100; 4 Mike Northwood, East Woodburn, Queen 77/100; 5 Scott Smith, Seahouses, Kim 71/100; 6 Alan Wallace, Bellingham, Flash 68/100.

Dan Walton was the best novice.