The Northern Roller Club

Affiliated to the NPA

Egremont Championship Show

25th October 2008

 

Show Rollers

 

John Weir’s classes

 

Tort/blue griz adult cock

 

1                    K Nicholl, powerful, well feathered, touch long

2                    J Davies, Nice type, struggled in hand

 

Tort/blue griz adult hen

 

1                    H & S Burke, powerful hen in good order, stock material

2                    J Davies, nice expression

3                    T Mason, sweet but a little long

4                    T McGowan, very good condition

 

Tort/blue griz young cock

 

1                    T Mason, nice, bit long

2                    J Davies, nice bird, not finished

3                    J Davies

4                    T Mason

 

Tort/blue griz young hen

 

1                            J Davies, sweet as a nut, down in body today but still good enough for NPA and best opp sex

2                           P Sandy, good expression

3                          T Mason

4                          H & S Burke

  

 

Bronze adult cock

 

1                        T Mason, excellent bird, best roller

2                        T Mason, another good bird

3                        J Davies, excellent condition

4                        H & S Burke

 

Bronze adult hen

 

1                     J Davies, sweet little hen

2                     T Mason

3                     T McGowan, nice bird in hand, vicious in the pen (ASBO)

4                     T McGowan

Bronze young cock

 

1                     J Davies, nice little cock needs more power

2                     T Mason

3                     J Davies

 

Bronze young hen

 

1                    J Davies, sweet hen

2                    P Sandy,

3                    J Davies

4                    T Mason, too cocky

 

 

AOC new colours

 

Only 3 birds in the 4 classes. I’ll give you my verdict across the 3

 

1                    J Davies, typey adult brown tort cock

2                    J Davies, sweet brown griz adult hen

3                    J Davies, young rec red dominant opal hen, well off the pace

 

 

Thanks to Martin Adair and his helpers for another well organised show. Food was very nice.

 

Thanks also to my steward, “the Doc” and Smiler for the lone of his pen.

Best Show Roller: Trevor Mason Bronze Badge Adult Cock

 

 

Best Opposite Sex: Jeff Davies Tortoiseshell Young Hen

 

 

 

FLYING ROLLERS

Adult cock:     1, D Murphy, 2, T Williams, 3, K Nichol, 4, B Orr.

Adult Hen:      1, T McGowan, (Best Opp Age) 2, D Murphy, 3, M Denney, 4, B Orr.

Young cock:   1, M Denney (Best Flier), 2, K Nichol, 3, M Denney, 4, S Parkinson.

Young Hen:    1, R Simm (Best opp sex), 2, K Nichol, 3, W Fowler, 4, S Parkinson.

Bull or odd-eyed adult cock or hen:   1, B Orr, 2, W Fowler, 3, M Denney, 4, D Murphy.

 

Best Flying Roller:  Michael Denney Black Self Young  Bird