Berkshire Downs and Chiltern GRC 4th November 2018

Another good day out, Polo 3rd in Minor Puppy again qualifying for Crufts 2019. Hunterdean Likely Lad JW got a Reserve in a stunning Midlimit class.

Stars of the day was Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra and Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan. Winne ( Mrs Mac.) got a 2nd in Limit ! Keegan (Dangerous Games) 3rd in Limit ganing his Studbook Number (subject to confirmation) !

Midland Counties Champ Show 25th October 2018

First time out for Halebourne First Adventure and Halebourne First Train Home , (Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen x Cilllmhantain Verita D’Oro) Polo (First Adventure) went 3rd in Puppy dog and Roza (First Train Home) 2nd in Puppy Bitch ( They were supposed to be in Minor Puppy but entered in the wrong class!)

Gillbryan Staying Alive, first show as well due to our ill health, Beegee 4th in a stunning Junior Class. Cillmhantain Night Orchid 4th in yearling bitch.

Star of the day was Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra, she went 3rd in Limit Bitch and gained her Studbook Number (subject to confirmation) !

NOSE FOR NEWS NO HILLS (Sh Ch Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do JW x  Bel. Ch Hille No Hills is now an Austrian Champion!

Southern Golden Retriever Championship Show 2018

Ohh What a Day!
First out was Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen who won a lovely Junior class and then went on to win 2 more classes. He showed his wee socks of for Janet. Next out was Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW who went and got a 1st in Minor Limit Dog , Well done Rodney and Gill!
And not forgetting our new wee star Gold Can Turn To Sand, Stina to her friends, won minor puppy bitch, then went on to win Best Puppy Bitch and to top it all she only went and won Best Puppy in Show! She did her uncle Rodney (Likely Lad) very proud. Huge Thank you again to Janet for handling a very overexcited wee Stina.

Boston Champ. Show 2018

Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan 4th in Limit Dog, first time in Limit for Keegan. Cillmhantain Night Orchid in a huge puppy class (32 entered!) 4th in Puppy Bitch.
Star of the day was Gillbryan Cider with Rosie , first time out since she was shortlisted at Crufts in Junior and since she has had her litter in the summer, 2nd in PG! Thank you to judge Julie Williams

Gillbryan Currant Bun at Ellyest

Litter sister to Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen and Gillbryan Tooth Fairy , has passed her test to become a PAT-dog. Wonderful news, well done Tracy Best and Emma!

29th October, Midland Counties Championship Show
Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen
4th in a huge Puppy class show his socks of, first time out after winning BPiB at Bath championship show. His litter sister Gillbryan Toothfairy 3rd in Puppy Bitch with Janet handing her for the first time. Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan shortlisted in a very big Postgraduate class. Well done to all!

Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen won Best Puppy in Breed at Kirkintilloch, Lenzie and District Open Show.

Gillbryan Fairy Dust update
SKC Champ show 2nd in PG under A. Hodgson, Darlington Champ show 2nd in PG under Isobel Cuthill, Ulster champ show 2nd in PG under Sarah Wood. National Gundog champ show 3rd in PG under Jackie Rogerson, URC Champ show 3rd in PG under Susanna Zubair. And more placings at Open show level.
Well Done Wilma and Colin and of course Elva, who are out and having fun in the ring.

13th August, Chesterfield and Pinxton Open Show
Lovissa Diamond Sparkle on BOB and G3! Well done Melissa and Fiona!

9th August, URC Champ. Show
Kakiss Cillmhantain Night Orchid went Best Puppy Bitch at only 6 months. Winnie,Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra did really well getting a 2nd in strong Postgraduate leaving all of her Party clothes at home. Her mum Elva Gillbryan Fairy Dust went 3rd in the same class. Hugo Cillhmantain Figlio D’Amore won Postgraduate Dog.
Huge thanks to both judges.

22nd July, GRC Championship show
We had a brilliant day out, Joseph Sh Ch Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do JW did us proud in the champions parade showing himself off. Rodney Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW got a 3rd in Progeny class. Thank you to all the people who brought their lovely Rodney children
The two stars of the show was Cillmhantain Night Orchid and Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra. Kakiss went 3rd in minor puppy bitch at 6 months and a couple of days at her very first show. Winnie won Postgraduate Bitch.
And not forgotten Cillmhantain Verita D’Oro went 4th in a stunning Limit class.
Thanks to judge Lindsey Maynard

16th July, Evesham and district CC
Lovissa Diamond Sparkle RBOB under Lesley List.
Well done Fiona and Melissa!

2nd July, Berkshire Downs and Chilterns GRC Open Show
Pandreft Lola won Best Puppy Bitch!

1st July, Windsor Championship Show
Lovissa Diamond Sparkle went 2nd in Junior Bitch and 1st in Novice Bitch
Gillbryan Dare I Say went 3rd in Puppy Bitch and 3rd in Novice Bitch

18th June, Poole Open show
Pandreft Lola won Best Puppy in Breed and then went on to go Gundog Puppy group 4!
Well done Pat and Lola!

11th May, Three Counties Championship show
Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen won MP at Three Counties! Well done Jamie!

27th May, Bath Championship show
Verity (Cillmhantain Verita D’Oro) won her first RCC!
Our new boy Gillbryan Baker’s Dozen (Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW x Gillbryan Fairydust) won Best Puppy in Breed at only 6 months and 3 days. Thanks to the judges for appreciating our dogs and huge thanks to Janet for handling both Jamie and Verity.
8th April
Rodney won BOB at Consett Open Show and Dangerous Games daughter Gillbryan WeiheGold went BP at her first show. Huge thank you to judge Catherine McShane (Rigerin) for appreciating our dogs.

Crufts 2017
Likely Lad JW went Reserve in a lovely Postgraduate class.
Figlio D’Amore went Reserve in a enormous Undergraduate class.

26th February
Likely Lad’s daughters have had a brilliant start to their show careers, Pandreft Lola won 1st in MPB at Southern GRC Championship show under Lyn Hennessy (Ritzlyn). On the 19th March, P. Lola won 1st in MPB under Anne Falconer (Siatham). Her litter sister Pandreft Latika went 3rd in MPB at GRC of Wales under Vicky Clarke and then 2nd in Puppy at Southampton Canine Open Show. Well done girls!!

Rodney’s lovely daughter Lovissa Diamond Sparkle
Won Best puppy and Gundog Puppy Group 2 at Coalville Open Show, Best puppy, RBOB, Puppy Group 2 at Rugby Open Show. Reserve Best Bitch and Best Puppy at Mid Western Gundog Open Show. Well Done !

15th January, Carlisle and District Canine Society Open Show
Our little Joseph daughter She moves tru the Fair went 2nd in Junior at only 10 months of age. Later that day she won Any Variety Gundog puppy under Roy Maynard. Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra went 3rd in a stunning Postgraduate class.

8th January, Golden Retriever Club of Northumbria, Open Show
Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra went 1st in Yearling Bitch under Pauline Leonard (Wynrita)

4th December, Coventry and District Gundog Society
Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantodean won Open dog then went in to win Best of Breed under judge Dot Wylde (Willowpond). Well done Marilyne and Raffles!

27th November, GRC Open show
Lovissa Diamond Sparkle won Minor puppy bitch and the Heather Morris Memorial Special Award Puppy class. Congratulations to Melissa and Fiona from daddy Rodney !

6th November, International Dog Show, Bleiswijk, Netherlands
Nougatine No Hills (ShCh Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do JW x Ch Hille No Hills) went 1st in Open Class then went on to win the CAC and the CACIB and BOS! This was the last point needed to make Nougatine an International Show Champion! Huge congratulations to our Belgian friends!!

6th November, Berkshire Downs GRC Championship Show
Rodney’s daughter, Lovissa Diamond Sparkle, Fiona went 1st in Minor Puppy then went on to win Best Puppy Bitch and Best Opposite Sex Puppy. Well done Fiona and Melissa!

30 October, Southern GRC Open Show
Congratulations to Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantodean who went 1st in Open Dog then won Best Dog, Reserve BOB and Best Opposite Sex. Well done to Gillbryan Rum Punch who came 3rd in Postgraduate. Super Boys and well done Marilyne!

GRC Special Muhldorf , Germany
De Meyer’s Nose for News No Hills went 1st in Open then got BOB then he won BIS. Congratulations Kjelle! Thanks to judge Penny Gowland.

26th October, URC Open show
Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantodean went 1st in Open and then got Best Dog and then Reserve BOB. Judge John Taylor ( Tannadice)

12th October 2016   Gundog Society of Wales Ch. Show, Malvern 
She Moves Thru The Fair (Sh Ch. Any Dream Will Do JW x Hunterdean Lilibeth) went 1st in Minor Puppy Bitch at only 6 months old. Cillhmantain Figlio D’Amore 1st in Undergraduate. Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW 3rd in Postgraduate.

9th October 2016    NDS Zabrze, Poland
Barbara Waligora’s Love Is All Around (Sh Ch Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do JW X Pol.Ch, JCh Alma Gitana de Ria Vela) is now a Polish Champion. Well done Barbara and Bella!

17th August 2016   United Retriever Club Ch. Show
Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW won his first RCC under judge Pat Taylor. His half brother Cillmhantain Figlio D’Amore went 2nd in Junior. We are thrilled with our wonderful boys.

13th August 2016   Dumfries and Galloway Open Show
Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan did it again, our lovely boy went Best of Breed under Senga Beck. This makes it 3 BoB for Keegan at 17 months old.

3rd July 2016      South West Scotland Open Show
Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan went BoB under Melissa Loverock and was shortlisted for Best in Show.

25th June 2016     World Dog Show, Russia
Gillbryan Loving Angels 3rd in a stunning Junior class at the WDS. Well done to owner Margo Tamberg and Anabel for handling. Thanks to Judge Rui Olivera

19th June 2016     Border Union Ch. Show
Keegan  (Dangerous Games Della Val D’Aveto with Gillbryan) has been our star of the day and won Junior dog.

Rodney (Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW) 2nd in a lovely Postgraduate class. And Rodney’s daughter Gillbryan Mrs Macnamarra (Winnie) left her clothes at home and got 3rd in Junior bitch.

First time out for our brilliant daughter of Danny, Gillbryan Gypsy Heaven 3rd in Minor puppy bitch.

All of them qualified for Crufts 2017, thanks to judges concerned.

14th May 2016
Gillbryan Danish Blue’s litter sister Mhore (Gillbryan Danish Pastry) first won Best Gundog and won then won the Gundogcup and then went on to go Res. Best in Show at Kilmacolm and Port Glasgow show.

13th May 2016
Dangerous Games’ mother Fresca Rosa Novella Della Val d’Aveto is now an Italian Champion.

1st May 2016
 Paterson’s Trystinthorn Aliaz (Buble) (ShCh G. Any Dream Will Do JW x Angelusparrs Heaven Sent to Moloko) won BPIS at GRC Northumbria Ch show under Freda Garget (Garvin)

25th March 2016
Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantodean (Raffels) 1st in Open dog and BOB at Chertsey and District Canine Society Open show under Peter Butterworth (Applebrook)

11th March 2016
At Crufts 2016
Catteralls Golmas Gilotty was 2nd in Minor Puppy Bitch

Wicklows Cillmhantain Figlio D’Amore was 2nd in Puppy Dog

De Meyer’s Nose for News No Hills was 3rd in Yearling Dog

Van Nunen’s Nougatine No Hills was 2nd in Yearling Bitch

Wicklow & Lade’s Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad JW was 2nd in Graduate Dog

6th December 2015: What a day!
At Penrith and District C.S Open Show
Dangerous Games Della val d’Aveto with Gillbryan, Keegan, 
(It. Ch. Il Trovatore Della val D’Aveto x Fresca Rosa Novella Della Val D’Aveto) went 1st A.V. Gundog Puppy, 1st Golden Retriever Puppy, BPIB, BOB, G3 Gundog Group, and BPIG.

Also on 14th November in Riga, Latvia: Tamberg’s G. Loving Angels(81/2 months) went Best of Breed (Puppy) and finally Best Puppy in Show.

14th November 2015 at Gundog Breed Association of Scotland: G.Living Doll(Dolly) won Best Veteran in Breed. Thanks to judge Henric Fryckstrand.

11th October 2015 at South Wales Ch Show: Cillmhantain Figlio d’Amore was 2nd Minor Puppy Dog, qualified for Crufts.
G. Fairy Dust 2nd Limit Bitch.

2nd October 2015 at Driffield Ch Show: Dangerous Games Della val
d’Aveto with Gillbryan
wins Minor Puppy Dog, qualifying him for Crufts.

Results from Marilyne Lade:
G. Singapore Sling with Mantondean (Raffles):

28th Oct URC Open Show: 2nd Open Dog and Reserve Best Dog under Liz Fisher.
25th Oct SGRS Oopen Show: 1st Limit Dog and Best in Show under Gary Golder.
27th Sept ECGRC Open Show: 1st Limit Dog under Margaret Woods.
20th Sept Portsmouth asn Southsea KA: 3rd Open oner Amy Smith.

G.Rum Punch at Hunterdean (Morgan):
25th Oct SGRS Open Show: 2nd Yearling Dog.
13th Sept Westbury and District CS: 2nd Yearling Dog.

13th September 2015 at Richmond Ch Show: G. Macnamarra at her first show was 2nd Minor Puppy Bitch, qualifying her for Crufts.
Bowden’s G. Just Matilda ShCM won Veteran Bitch.
Shephard’s Easter Greetings at Parlickview was 3rd Limit Bitch gaining her Stud Book Number.

August 2015: De Meyers Nose For News No Hills and Van Numen’s Nougatine No Hills (Sh.Ch. G. Any Dream Will Do JW x Ch. Hille No Hills) are now German Junior Champions. Pictures on Overseas Goldens.

19th July 2015 at GRC Ch Show, Stoneleigh: Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad  was 2nd Graduate Dog. Well done Rodney as he had left his coat at home!

17th May 2015 at Coventry & District K.A:
Lade’s G. Rum Punch at Hunterdean
went 1st Graduate and G. Singapore Sling with Mantondean went 3rd in Open.

4th May 2015 at GRC of N Ch Show:
Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do went Best Veteran Dog and G. Danish Blue  qualified for Crufts. Thanks to judge Hilary Mell.

15th April 2015 Windsor Gundog Society:
Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantondean
 went 1st Open Dog and Reserve Best Dog, while Gillbryan Rum Punch at Hunterdean went 3rd Junior Dog under judge Jan Neilson (Ponfeigh)

12th April 2015 at NW GRC Ch Show:
Gillbryan Living Doll won the Bitch CC. Thanks to judge Beryl Stokes.
Also Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad won Yearling Dog.

28th March 2015 at Scottish Breeds Gh Show:
Gillbryan Living Doll (Dolly) went 1st Limit Bitch. Thanks to judge Penny Gowland.

22nd March 2015 at Hampshire Gundog Society Open Show:
Gillbryan Rum Punch at Hunterdean (Morgan) went 1st Junior and Gillbryan Singapore Sling with Mantondean (Raffles) 1st Limit and Best of Breed.

18th January 2015 at Manchester Ch Show:
Gillbryan Living Doll won her Stud Book Number by being 3rd in Limit Bitch. So thrilled as she nearly died after practically bleeding to death following a caesarean six months earlier.
Thanks to Judge Sue Loach.

European News Update

Sh Ch Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do JW progeny.

21st February 2015 at CACIB show Hoogstraten Belgium: Judge: P Drury (GB)
Nose For News No Hills 2nd Junior Class Dogs and Nougatine No Hills 2nd Junior Class bitches.

25th January 2015 at CACIB show Moeskroen Belgium: Judge E. Sanashenko (Rus)
Nose for News No Hills 2nd Junior Class Dogs and Nougatine No Hills 2nd Junior Class bitches.
(Both Ch. Hille No Hills x Gillbryan Any Dream Will Do)

23rd January 2015 at Golden Retriever Club Belgium CACIB Show Moeskroen, Belgium:
Nougatine No Hills was 2nd excellent Junior Class Bitches.
Judge Mrs Lisbeth Mach(CH).

11th January 2015 at CAC Show, Genk, Belgium: Judge: L. Mach (CH)
Van Nunen’s Nougatine No Hills at only 10 months old, went Best Junior, Best Bitch and Best Opposite Sex. In the Main Ring she became Reserve Best Junior in Show!
Her brother Nose For News No Hills went 2nd excellent in Junior Class Dogs.

29th November 2014 at Cloppenburg:
Nose For News again went Best Puppy in Show under Judges Bernard Catteral and Freda Garget.
2nd November 2014 at Rijswijk(NL):
Van Nunen’s Nose For News No Hills went Best Golden Puppy under Judge Kirshi Louhi(FI).

28th June 2014 International Dog Show Szczecin:
Pietak’s Love Dont Let Me Go AlmaGitana (Aksel);very promissing, 1st place Minor Puppy Class.

22nd June 2014 at XIX National Dog Show Gdynia:
Pietak’s Love The Way You Love Me AlmaGitana (Jasper) ; very promising, 1st place Minor Puppy Class, BOB Minor Puppy. BIS Minor Puppy – shortlisted to final 10 from all breeds!).

14th June 2014 at XVIII International Dog Show Kraków:
Pietak’s Love Is All Around AlmaGitana (Bella); very promising, 1st place Minor Puppy Class, BOB Minor Puppy.
And then, 6th July 2014 at National Dog Show Ustron: very promising, 1st in Minor Puppy Class, BOB Minor Puppy and finally BIS Minor Puppy 4th.

UK News

9th January 2015 at Boston Championship Show
Hill’s Gillbryan Innishribbon at Altindan won Post Graduate Bitch. Thanks to Judge Jan Muncey.

26th October 2014 at Moffat Charity Show
our young pup, Gillbryan Danish Blue (4 months old) went Best Puppy in Show! Let’s hope this is a young start to a glowing future.

28th September 2014 at the G.R.C.e.V.
in Erkrath, Germany, van der Weiden’s Gillbryan Hunterdean Leader won Junior Class (Dogs), then Junior CAC and is now German Junior Champion. Thanks to Judge Audrey Richardson.

Likely Lad gains his Junior Warrant at 14 months
13th July 2014 at Durham County Canine Association Open Show Gillbryan Hunterdean Likely Lad won Junior, Graduate, Limit & Open Classes and Best of Breed and gained sufficient points to qualify for his Junior Warrant. Thanks to judge Joanne Gerhold.