Sheep dog trial results

The Northumberland Sheep Dog Trials League held an open trial at Mains Rigg Farm, Whitfield, on Sunday.

Peter Wilson, from Rothbury, judged 53 dogs working well-behaved Swaledale sheep over a large, demanding course.

Results: 1 Willie Todd, Langholm, with Peg, 79/100pts; 2 Keith Preston, Stow, Queen, 75; 3 Paul Turnbull, Rothbury, Dot, 75; 4 Keith Preston, Nip, 72; 5 Mark Elliot, Lazonby, Tip, 72; 6 Alan Clark,Longhoughton, Roy, 71.

Proceeds from the trial, raffle and cake stall raised a total of £724.37 to be donated to Cancer Research UK.