South Notts CBS staged their Open Show at Highbank Community Centre, Clifton, Nottingham on Saturday 10 November, 2012.
The budgie section of the show was well supported and was judged by Chris Dew who
his range of knowledge and awarded the Best Budgie in Show after much
deliberation to P. White who also took the awards for Best Champion Young Budgie in Show and Best Champion Any Age Budgie in Show. Best Novice Any Age was awarded to M. Young and the Novice Young Budgie award went to P. Pidd Best Junior Budgie was exhibited by T & M White.
The Border & Fife sections were placed in front of the well known Border Breeder
Judge Vic Harris who studied a wide range of birds before allocating the following awards for Best Fife to Yates & Spare who also won the Best Fife Champion & Best Fife Unflighted Champion. Best Flighted Champion Fife was staged by R Severn. Novice Fife awards for Best Fife Novice and Best Unflighted Novice were taken by Carter & Malia.
Vic selected P K Whiteheads birds for the the following awards Best Border Champion Unflighted, Best Border Champion Adult and Best Border Champion Dark including 3/4 Dark White.
The Lizard Canary section was judged by Chris Jorden of Tamworth who selected D. Westley's exhibit was the Best Lizard.
Judging a reduced Foreign and British Section was Dave Mayfield
(Newark CBS) who chose
Wez Kozlowski's Mexican House Finches as Best Foreign Bird and Best Foreign Hardbill, whilst Alan Kidger's Princess of Wales Parakeet was placed as Best Parrotlike. This bird then went on to let everyone in the show hall that it was their and had won a rosette.
Wez Kozlowski also took the award for the Best British and Best British Softbill with his Cinnamon Cock SongThrush, whilst Harris & Whitehead were awarded the Best British Mule or Hybrid.
The committee wished to thank the judges, exhibitors and show officials for all the hard work they did in organising and running the show.
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