Working test dates for 2018 – South of England Clubs


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Last Updated 20th November 2017


As usual, for your info, I would like to inform you of the proposed dates and tests for most of the Southern England Gundog and Field Trial Societies for 2018.

No responsibility for you booking two weeks in Spain around these dates – then clubs moving them completely – will be accepted ;-) ;-)

  • KSSLRC (Kent Surrey & Sussex Labrador Retriever Club) – Tests will be in Kent, Surrey & Sussex
  • SEGS (South of England Gundog Society) Tests will be in Surrey or Sussex
  • UGS Kent & ES (Utility Gundog Society Kent & East Sussex) – Self explanatory
  • UGS Southern (Utility Gundog Society Southern) – Tests will be in West Sussex, Surrey & Hants
  • Guildford Gundog Club – Test will be in West Sussex & Surrey
  • Hampshire Gundog Society – tests in Hampshire
  • URC Hants & SW (United Retriever Club Hampshire & South West) – Tests in West Sussex, Surrey, Hants and Dorset
  • URC Bucks (United Retriever Club Buckinghamshire) – Tests in Bucks and Herts
  • URC Essex (United Retriever Club Essex Area) – Test in essex area
  • URC Midlands (United Retriever Club Midlands Area)
  • A&D (Arun and Downland Gundog Society) – tests in Hampshire & West Sussex
  • IOWGC (Isle of Wight Gundog Club – Self explanatory
  • Chiltern Gundog Club – Self explanatory
  • Kennet Valley Gundog Club




Sun 4th:    URC Southern – Intermediate Cold Game Test

Sun 25th:   Isle of Wight GC   –  Open and Novice 



Sun 4th:   Guildford WGC  –  Novice

Sat 17th:   Kennet Valley  –  Open

Sat 17th:   UGS Kent   –   Special Puppy and Novice

Sun 18th: UGS West Sussex & Surrey – Open (Qualifier for Area finals)

Sat 24th:  Arun & Downland    –   Puppy and Novice

Sun 25th:   HGS   –  Open

Sat 31st:   UGS  HBB   –   Open (Qualifier for Area Finals)



Sat 7th:   Chiltern   –   Novice and Open

Sat 7th:   KSS LRC   –   Open

Sun 8th:   Isle of Wight GC  –  Open and Novice

Sun 8th:   URC Southern   –   Novice with a Puppy award

Sat 14th:    Kennet Valley   –   Intercounties  –  Venue:  Mayridge

Sun 15th:   Guildford WGC  –  Intermediate and Special Puppy

Sun 15th:  URC Bucks  –  Open 

Sat 21st:   SEGS   –   Novice  and  Special Puppy

Sun 22nd:   A&D   –  Pairs Test and Brace Test

Sun 22nd:   UGS Kent  –  Open (Qualifier for Area Finals)

Sat 28th:    Windsor Team Charity Test



Sat 5th:    Kennet Valley –  Intermediate and Veteran

Sun 6th:    URC Southern  –  Open

Sat 12th:    Hampshire GS  –   Special Puppy / NDNH / Novice

Sat 12th:   UGS HBB   –   Special Puppy and ND/NH and Veteran

Sun 13th:    Guildford WGC  –  ND/NH and Veteran

Sun 13th:   URC Bucks  –  Intermediate and Veteran

Sat 19th:    A&D   –  NDNH and Intermediate and Veteran

Sat 19th:   Golden Retriever Club  –  150 Year celebration Weekend

Sat 19th:  Chilton  –  ND/NH and Intermediate and Veteran

Sun 20th:   SEGS   –   Novice and Open

Sun 27th:   URC Bucks  –  Intermediate and Veteran

Sun 27th:   UGS SW & Hants  –   Intermediate and Veteran

Mon 28th  –   Sherbourne Country Fair, Open Team Test



Sat 2nd:   Kennet Valley  –  Novice

Sun 10th:   UGS Kent & East Sussex   –  Novice & Open Water Tests

Sat 16th:   KSSLRC   –   Novice

Sun 17th:    UGS Area Working Test Finals

Sun 17th:  Golden Retriever Inter Club

Sun 17th:   URC Bucks –  Novice

Sat 23rd:    UGS Kent   –   ND/NH  and Novice  and Veteran

Sun 24th:   Game Conservancy Funday



Sun 1st:   Southern Interclub team test, (Open, Novice & NDNH)

Sat 7th:    HGS  –   Water Tests  Special puppy / NDNH  /  Novice and Open

Sun 8th:   URC Area Finals

Sun 8th:  UGS West Sx  –  ND/ND and Special Puppy

Sat 14th:   Kennet Valley  –   Special Puppy and ND/NH

Sun 15th:   URC Southern  –  Puppy and Novice

Sat 21st:    SEGS   –   Intermediate and ND/NH

Sun 22nd:   Guildford  –  Open

Sun 29th:  UGS Kent  –  Novice walked up on FT Lines



Sat 4th:  Arun & Downland  –  Open

Sat 11th:   SEGS   –   Open Test on Field Trial Lines

Sat 11th:   Chilton   –  Novice and Open

Sun 12th:   KSSLRC   –  Special Puppy and ND/NH and Veteran

Sun 13th:     URC Hants  –  Open Walked Up

Sun 13th:    Chiltern   –  Novice and Special Puppy

Sat 18th:   Kennet Valley  –  Novice and Open Walked Up

Sat 18th:   UGS Kent & East Sussex – Open Test on Field Trial Lines

Sun 19th:  URC Southern   –  ND/NH and Veteran

Sun 26th/Mon 27th:   SEGS hosting an Invitation Open Retriever Challenge at the Oxted and Edenbridge Country Show, West Sussex.

Sun 26th:  URC Bucks  –  Special Puppy and ND/NH

Mon 27th:   UGS HBB   –   Open Sugar Beet 



Sun 3rd:   UGS West Sussex & Surrey  –  Novice  and  Puppy

Sun 16th:   Isle of Wight GC   –  Puppy and Novice


I shall update as I receive information.

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