Seminar diary

The Kennel Club provides a number of educational seminars which are run by clubs and societies in order to educate future judges. Below has the contact details for each seminar being run.  

For more information or how to organise an event, please email us.
Please refer to our lists of accredited trainers/judges/presenters.
Date and event  Speaker /
Venue  Organising body, contact name and phone number 
Requirements of a Dog Show Judge - JEP Level 1
Accredited Trainer, Christina Chapman Langley Burrell Village Hall, High Street, Langley Burrell, SN15 4LL Chris Meakin
Breed Appreciation Day
Pam Marston-Pollock Online Platform  Otterhound Club
Helen Wayman
01452 721216
Breed Appreciation Day
Alison Mount Tolleshunt Knights Village Hall, Top Road, Maldon, Essex, CM9 8EU

Essex & East Anglia Pug Dog Club

Louise Dix


09/02/2022 Requirements of a Dog Show Judge - JEP Level 1
Accredited Trainer, Jeff Horswell Online Platform


Anna Duff


07974 077237


Breed Appreciation Day
French Bulldog
Jackie Mavro Chieveley Village Hall, High Street, Chieveley RG20 8TE

French Bulldog Club of England

Charlotte Swateridge
07900 817120


13/02/2022 Conformation and Movement
Accredited Trainer, Dr Ruth Barbour Churchdown Community Centre Gloucester GL3 2JH Southern Border Terrier Club
Sue Spaford 07899 875468 
Breed Appreciation Day
Samantha Goldberg Online Platform Four Counties Beagle Club
Brian Foster
01325 320960
Breed Appreciation Day
Lhasa Apso
Sally Pointon Napton Village Hall, The Crescent, Napton-on-the-Hill CV47 8LS

Lhasa Apso Club and South East Lhasa Apso Society

Tania Lightfoot
07446 959620
Breed Appreciation Day
Manchester Terrier
Mick Oxley and Mark Walshaw Cheshire Dog Training Academy, 27 Burford Lane, Lymm, Cheshire WA13 0SH

Manchester Terrier Association

Mandy Davies
07734 672805
Breed Appreciation Day
Patsy Hollings Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry CV8 2LZ

North of England Weimaraner Society, Weimaraner Association, Weimaraner Club of Great Britain and Weimaraner Club of Scotland

Claire Rodgers
Requirements of a Dog Show Judge - JEP Level 1
Accredited Trainer, Jeff Horswell Online Platform 


Anna Duff


07974 077237

Breed Appreciation Day
Catalan Sheepdog
Angie Fieldsend and James Newton Bearley Village Hall, Snitterfield Road, Stratford upon Avon CV37 0SR "Catalan Sheepdog Club of Great Britain


Angie Fieldsend


07762 416812
Breed Appreciation Day
German Spitz (Klein and Mittel)
Lisa Moir Overseal Village Hall, Woodville Road, Swadlincote DE12 6LU

German Spitz Club of Great Britain

Lucy Barnes
Breed Appreciation Day
Shar Pei
Jenny Webb and Sue Butterfield Great Alne & Kinwarton Memorial Hall, Henley Road, Great Alne, Alceter B49 6HL

Shar Pei Club of Great Britain

Susan Butterfield
01977 798387
Conformation and Movement
Accredited Trainer, Pam Marston-Pollock St.Mary’s Catholic Church Hall,Church Road,High Harrington,Workington CA14 5QA

Mrs S Briant - Curwen Show Dog Training

01900 813013

Breed Appreciation Day
Border Collie
Judith Gregory Chieveley Village Hall, High Street, Chieveley, Newbury RG20 8TE

Wessex Border Collie Club and West of England Border Collie Club
Samantha Tydeman

07973 169531
Breed Appreciation Day
King Charles Spaniel
Alicia Pennington Grenoside Community Centre, Main Street, Grenoside, Sheffield S35 8PR

Northern King Charles Spaniel Club

Stephen Smith
01332 663579 / 07740 169081
Breed Appreciation Day

Colin Barton

Roade Village Hall, Bailey Brooks Lane, Roade, Northampton NN7 2LS

Keeshond Club

Karen Bugg
07505 108305
Breed Appreciation Day
Finnish Lapphund

Toni Jackson

Bradfield Village Hall, Southend Road, Reading RG7 5EY

Southern Finnish Lapphund Society
Sam Moore
07799 666439

Conformation and Movement
Accredited Trainer, Dr Ruth Barbour Red Street Community Centre, 62 Talke Rd, Red Street, Newcastle Under Lyme ST5 7AH

Northern Griffon Bruxellois Club

Joan Fernyhough 01782 635032
Breed Appreciation Day
Rough Collie
Christine Collins Edingale Village Hall, 7 Moores Croft, Edingale, Tamworth B79 9LJ

Midland Collie Club and Collie Club of Wales

Christine Collins
Breed Appreciation Day
Labrador Retriever
Carole Coode Baginton Village Hall, Frances Road, Baginton CV8 3AB

Labrador Retriever Club

Alison Scutcher
01255 871489


Breed Appreciation Day
Jackie Kitchener The Cristie Hall, Elton Road, Wansford, Peterborough PE8 6JS

Miniature Poodle Club and Eastern Counties Poodle Club

Sarah Oldfield
01733 351294


Breed Appreciation Day
Finnish Spitz
Angela Cavill Online Platform

Finnish Spitz Club
Angela Cavill
01225 752551

Angela Cavill


Breed Appreciation Day
American Cocker Spaniel
Jackie Price (UK) and Patty Darke (USA) Yelvertoft Village Hall, Lilbourne Road, Yelvertoft, Northants NN6 6LJ

Home Counties American Cocker Club

Simon Whincup
07739 358077


Breed Appreciation Day
Curly-Coated Retriever
Carole Coode

Baginton Village Hall, Frances Road, Baginton CV8 3AB

Curly-Coated Retriever Club

Caron Chattwood
07748 116030


Breed Appreciation Day
Fran Mitchell and Mandy Dance East Hall, Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry CV8 2LZ

Wirehaired Dachshund Club, Northern Counties Dachshund Association and Dachshund Club

Anne Moore
07715 574934
Breed Appreciation Day
Australian Shepherd
Jeff Margeson Marston Green Village Hall, Elmdon Road, Marston Green, Birmingham B37 7BT

National Australian Shepherd Association

Melanie Raymond 07929 252016


Breed Appreciation Day
Bichon Frise
Mrs C Wyatt, Mrs M Reynolds, Mr M Coad and Ms L Macleod Hampstead Norreys Village Hall, Dean Meadows, Newbury Hill RG18 0TR

Southern Bichon Frise Breeders Association 

Derek Parkinson


Breed Appreciation Day
Liz Dunhill Park Primary School, Hollow Road, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 9TP

South Western Rottweiler Association

Caz Turner 07790 865594


Breed Appreciation Da
Alayna Allen Kirtling Village Hall, The Street, Kirtling, Newmarket CB8 9P

East Anglia Whippet Club

Alayna Allen 07718 630113


Breed Appreciation Day
Irish Setter
Diane Stewart-Ritchie Bishop's Frome Village Hall, The Green WR6 5AR Irish Setter Club of Wales and South of England Irish Setter Club
Rhiannon Jones
01639 891681
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Rhiannon Jones
Breed Appreciation Day
Tibetan Spaniel
Tony Moran and Barbara Wallis-Baga Online Platform South East & East Anglia Tibetan Spaniel Society
Hilary breeze
07825 805333
Breed Appreciation Day
Sussex Spaniel
Grace Brown Leamington Hastings Parish Hall, Rugby CV23 8DX

Sussex Spaniel Association

Kaye Smith 01453 519059


Breed Appreciation Day
Basset Hound

Phil Freer and Tina Watkins Muskham Community Centre, Nelson Lane, North Muskham, Newark NG23 6HL

Midland Basset Hound Club and Basset Hound Club of Wales

Alan Hards

07850 328117

Breed Appreciation Day
Japanese Akita Inu
Maureen Thompson Markfield Community & Sports Centre, Mayflower Close, Markfield LE67 9ST

Japanese Akita Inu Club

Maureen Thompson
01773 541475 / 07976 982676


Breed Appreciation Day
Griffon Bruxellois
Howard Ogden Drayton Village Hall, Drayton, Abington, Oxon OX14 4LG

Griffon Bruxellois Club and Griffon Bruxellois Breeders Association

Michelle Swinge
01702 230072
Breed Appreciation Day
Bedlington Terrier
Viv Rainsbury Corley Village Hall, Church Lane, Corley, near Coventry CV7 8AZ

Midland Bedlington Terrier Club
Yvonne Bannister 

Breed Appreciation Day
Dianne Mottram and Gaynor Morris Nether Whitacre Village Hall, Station Road, Nether Whitacre, Birmingham B46 2EH Havanese Club of Great Britain Andrea Akkad 07525 069870
Breed Appreciation Day
St Bernard
Kathy Lane Corley Village Hall, Church Lane, Corley, near Coventry CV7 8AZ English St Bernard Club and United St Bernard Club
Penny Forrest 07774 879991
Breed Appreciation Day
Samantha Goldberg Online Platform Scottish Beagle Club
Fiona MacDonald
07774 862997
Breed Appreciation Day
Flatcoated Retriever
Louise Jones Broughton Village Hall, Broughton, Lanarkshire ML12 6HG Flatcoated Retriever Club of Scotland Sandra Stevenson 07703 773195
Breed Appreciation Day
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Norma Inglis Plawsworth & Kimblesworth Community Centre, Front Street, Nettlesworth, Chester-le-Street DH2 3PN Northern Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Society and Scottish Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club Lorraine Gillhespy
0191 371 1523
Breed Appreciation Day
Lowchen (Little Lion Dog)

Janet Edwards Corley Village Hall, Church Lane, Corley, Coventry CV7 8AZ Lowchen (Little Lion Dog) Club
Mary Pascoe 01704 228145 / 07962 190312

Breed Appreciation Day
Japanese Spitz
Richard Aston, Kennedy Aston and Adell Bowen Crowton Village Hall, Kingsley Road, Crowton, Northwich CW8 2RW Northern Japanese Spitz Club
Julie Edmondson 07788 236082
Breed Appreciation Day
Cocker Spaniel
Michael Masters Mathern Village Hall, Mathern, near Chepstow NP16 6JH Devon & Cornwall Cocker Spaniel Club, West of England Cocker Spaniel Club and South Wales & Monmouthshire Cocker Spaniel Club
Sally Jane Margaret Ellison
01460 62871
Breed Appreciation Day
Penny McIlroy-Stracey Dobermann Club Showground, Hertford Road, Digswell AL6 0BU Dobermann Club
Dawn Tant
07884 122889
Breed Appreciation Day
Japanese Chin
Tom Mather and Jane Thomas Shap Village Hall, Main Street, Chap, Penrith CA10 3NL Northern Japanese Chin Club
Lorraine Gillhespy
01913711523 / 07974 155775
Breed Appreciation Day
Portuguese Podengo
Gabriela Veiga Yelvertoft Village Hall, Lilbourne Road, Yelvertoft NN6 6LJ Northern Portuguese Podengo Association
Rob Dunning 
01296 485303
Breed Appreciation Day
Tim Hutchings Online Platform Boxer Breed Council
Vikki Van-Beck
07836 325125
Christine Beardsell
Breed Appreciation Day
Siberian Husky
Helen Gutteridge and Krystyan Greenland Bearley Village Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 0SR Siberian Husky Club of Great
Krystyan Greenland Greenland 07768 605595
Breed Appreciation Day
Lynn Webster Drill Hall, Lower Church Street, Chepstow NP16 5HJ Pomeranian Club of South Wales and South of England Pomeranian Club

Karen Coombs
07368 302054
Amanda Orchard
07958 315373
Breed Appreciation Day
Brian Hindley and Maggi Bryant The Lomond Centre, Woodside Way, Glenrothes KY7 5RA Scottish Rottweiler Club, North of England Rottweiler Club and Northern Ireland Rottweiler Club
J Thomson
07949 563399
Breed Appreciation Day
Bouvier des Flandres
Cheryl Pierpoint Yelvertoft Village Hall, Lilbourne Road, Yelvertoft NN6 6LJ Bouvier des Flandres Club of Great Britain
Cheryl Pierpoint 07484 217819