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                            The SUPPORTERS GROUP PAGE 

 

Dan Atkinson - Chairman

07725522989

 


Dot Bell -Vice Chairman

 

 

 

Gillian Todd - Secretary

its-gill@hotmail.co.uk

 

 

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2018 DUCK RACE RESULTS

 A successful duck race today [9th Sept]- 1014 ducks fought it out to win their heats & then the final!?!

Plus there were 5 decorated ducks in the Children's Duck Race

 

Sheila, Margery & the Blencathra Hunt Supporters would like to thank all the people who bought ducks, sold ducks to their friends & came to the Duck Race on 9th September helping to make this a very successful and enjoyable event.

Thank you

A picture gallery courtesy of J Fell coming soon........

 

HEAT 1

WINNER

PRIZE

248

MARGOT

BOTTLE OF WINE

HEAT 2

WINNER

PRIZE

834

EMILY & OLIVER

BOTTLE OF WINE

FINAL

PRIZE WINNERS

PRIZES

1st

CAROLE THOMPSON

£50.00

2nd

DAN ATKINSON

£20.00

3rd

J TODHUNTER

£10.00

4th

EDDIE REED

£10.00

5th

SHEILA DALZELL

£10.00

 

Click on picture for gallery---A few pictures courtesy of J Fell....More to follow from G Elliott & J Fell

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HEAT 1

WINNER 248

MARGO SWANSTON

BOTTLE OF WINE &

139

GRAHAM STAMPER

QUALIFIES FOR FINAL

13

A EVANSON

441

PETER HUGGARD

360

SAM ROBINSON

486

CAROLE THOMPSON

103

E COULTHARD

155

MARY MARTIN

179

CUBBY FAMILY

482

MICHAEL THOMPSON

308

MAUGHAN

56

MARY PEEL

 

87

ANDREW BLAKE

420

FRANK HARRIS

121

B WELSH

1

DAN ATKINSON

467

ROGER WRIGHT

133

EDDIE REED

85

DOT BELL

HEAT 2

WINNER  834

EMILY & OLIVER

BOTTLE OF WINE & 

1003

DAVID BLOTT

QUALIFIES FOR FINAL

587

SHEILA DALZELL

691

CARL GIBSON

609

BRIDGET HODGSON

580

B SKIPPER

536

SPIKE MILLICAN

714

J TODHUNTER

698

RYAN GIBSON

589

MADELEINE

907

ISLA LIDDLE

701

DAVID PORTER

512

HOW RIGG

862

ALAN DAWSON

582

J KNOWLES

937

D HUNT

603

SUE PERKINS

707

THOMAS LOWERY

816

J BELL

706

JOS TEASDALE

 

 

Flower Demonstration November 2017

[Thanks to G Todd for pictures]

 

 

 

 

Gallery from Race Night & Hunt Lunch 2017

[thanks to Dan Atkinson]

 

 

 

RACE NIGHT & HUNT LUNCH 2016

RACE NIGHT [Oct 15th]

 

HUNT LUNCH [Oct 23rd]

 

The Supporters Group team would like to express a huge thanks for everyone who helped make the Race Night and Hunt Lunch a success. Thanks for all the help and support as always.

 

 

THE DUCKS HAVE FLOWN SWAM WHATEVER.......

 

 

Click on picture for Results
Click here for Gallery

THE ANNUAL DUCK RACE ---SUN JULY 24th 2016

Gill would like to express her thanks once again to the Fell family for use of the field and access to the river and also to all those folk who have helped in any way with the event --selling the ducks; counting the ducks and setting up the course......

And we would like to express our thanks to Gill for organising the whole event once again!

 

 

NEWSLETTER February 2016:click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Race Night & Hunt Lunch Oct 2015 

                                        [Pics D Atkinson]

 

 

CANVAS PICTURES

2014/15

The draws for the canvas pictures were as follows:

 

  1  Diane Todhunter Robinson - Barry above Derwentwater

 

  2  Larry Slattery - Barry and hounds at Watendlath

 

  3  Chris Lamb - Barry above Bassenthwaite

 

  4 Stan Clark -Walking to the Opening Meet Threlkeld

 

  5 David Loan - Barry and Hounds at Wanthwaite

 

 

 

This canvas was won at Lowther Show [Aug 15/16th 2015]

Ticket number 121

 

 

The DUCK RACES 2015 [26th July]

Click Here for the Gallery

 

Gill wishes to express her thanks once again to the Fell family for use of the field and access to the river and also to all those folk who have helped in any way with the event --selling the ducks; counting the ducks and setting up the course......

And we would like to express our thanks to Gill for organising the whole event

 

 

Great Weather For>>>>>>DUCKS

 

Click on picture for gallery of this years DUCK RACES

 

and see below for the results of the Heats & FINAL

 

Can William Brettle [2nd in Heat 2] get in touch with Gill 07786 291607 to collect his prize

 

 

DUCK RACE ----- HEAT ONE:: Nos 1 to 500

 

 

 

84
Annie Binny 
Bottle red wine 
207
Morag Evans
bottle rose wine
185
Steve Maxwell
Milk Tray
433
Sarah Cowen
 
101
Pete Davies
 
38
Margaret Archibald
 
422
Clare Slattery
 
11
Tony Gibbs
 
83
Jack Ewart
 
260
Gary Stevens
 
       
DUCK RACE ------HEAT TWO:: Nos 501 to 1000

 

 

 

954
Kath Wells
Bottle red wine
771
William Brettle
bottle rose wine
944
Sheila Sunderland
Milk tray
785
Connie Thompson
 
986
Mary Bulman
 
759
c/oRobert Hodgson
 
622
Brian Airey
 
808
Scott Howe
 
791
Alison Mawson
 
709
Daniel
 
       
THE FINAL ------20 Ducks from Heats 1&2

 

709
Daniel
£50
433
Sarah Cowen
£20
759
c/o Robert Hodgson
£10
791
Alison Mawson
£10
260
Gary Stevens
£10
11
Tony Gibbs
Booby prize for the last duck
NEWSLETTER JULY 2015:click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flower Demonstration

 

Lyndsay from Flower Boutique entertained and instructed

 

 

 

 

held on the 21st November 2014 at Threlkeld Village Hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click on picture for gallery--courtesy of G. Todd

NEWSLETTER No 15 [NOV 2014]:click here


 

 

 

 

Click on the photo of the Squire Crozier Cup for a few pictures from the Hunt Lunch held at Braithwaite Village Hall on the 20th October

 

Huntsman Barry Todhunter was the Guest Speaker

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                         Pictures courtesy of D Atkinson

NEWSLETTER No 14 [AUG 2014]:click here

                                                        DUCK RACE 2014

 

970 ducks took part this year

 

 

1st over the line was:Duck 379owned by Robert Hodgson who won £50 as 1st Prize & which was kindly donated back into Hunt Supporter funds

 

2nd was 1019 owned by Brian Wells [£20]

 

3rd was 463 owned by Oliver Reed [£10]

 

 

 

 

4th was 486 owned by Chris Braithwaite [£10]

 

5th was 955 owned by Gill Mawson [£10]

 

A small prize was given to the last duck over the line ---- Duck 756 owned by Jack Ewart

 

Gill wishes to express her thanks to the Fell family for use of the field and access to the river and to all those folk who have helped in any way with the event --selling the ducks; counting the ducks and setting up the course......

 

Auction of Promises

FEB 2014

A great turnout & magnificent effort from all concerned especially Stan & Margery and also Bruce Walton & David Porter - the Auctioneers-- who managed to sell all 197 Lots!!

raising £8500!!

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Click on picture for gallery

NEWSLETTER No 12 [Feb 2014]:click here

 

Race Night October 2013

Click on picture for gallery [courtesy of E Logan]

NEWSLETTER No 11 [Sept 2013]:click here

The 2013 Duck Race
1040 ducks took to the water

Click here or on one of the pictures below for Gallery [Thanks to JoAnne Fell]

The Winning Ducks and their owners were:
1. 997 --- £50 --- Fawcett
2. 451 --- £20 --- Gordon Weightman
3.211 --- £10 --- P. Miller
4.585 --- £10 --- E.Coulthard
5.383 --- £10 --- James Robinson

Massive thanks from Gill to all who contributed in any way.

   

NEWSLETTER No 10 [June 2013]:click here
NEWSLETTER No 9 [20th March 2013]:click here

Latest newsletter::4th November 2012

click here

 

check it out for forthcoming social events!

 

NEWSLETTER No 7 [24th August 2012]: click here

 

   picture T Fell

NEWSLETTER No 6 [14th June 2012]: click here

NEWSLETTER No 5 [2nd March 2012]: click here
Social events page from 2011 : click here

NEWSLETTER No 4 [7th November 2011]: click here

NEWSLETTER No 3 [10th August 2011]: click here

NEWSLETTER No2 [16th March2011] : click here
NEWSLETTER No 1[21st Feb 2011]: click here

Duck race 2011

Over 800! ducks at the start line

For results & more pictures click here

 


 


Legacies

Many people decide that once their family and friends are provided for they may wish to support an activity which they enjoyed.

Blencathra Foxhounds has many friends and supporters far and wide who have provided a legacy in some form to support our future well being.

There are various ways to support the Blencathra Foxhounds using a legacy.

 1   Pecuniary Legacy

          A gift of a fixed amount of money

 2   Residuary Legacy

         The gift of the residue or part of the residue of an estate

 3   Specific Legacy

         A gift of a particular item

 4   Conditional Legacy

                   A gift to cover the eventuality that you outlive your       named dependant

If there is an interest in any of the above please contact The Treasurer of the Blencathra Foxhounds to discuss further.