Welcome to the News page for the Scottish Region.
Regional Council Member
Mr Gordon Connor
Tel: 01506 834806 Email: email@example.com
News & Events in 2013
Welcome to New Members
The Jacob Sheep Society and the Scottish Region would like to welcome two new members to the Society. Welcome to Mr J Gardiner of Cupar, Fife, Miss S. Aykroyd from Pencaitland and to Mr N Smith from Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire.
We hope that you enjoy being a member of the Society and we hope to meet you in person at one of our Regional events during 2013.
Gordon Connor has been elected as National Field Officer. Ringing from on holiday in Tenerfie, Gordon said 'I would like to thank all the Scottish Members who voted for me and who have supported me during my two terms as Regional Council Member for Scotland. I would like to wish whoever takes on the role for Scotland well and has my continued support in the region, best wishes to all'.
Vacancy - Regional Council Member Scotland
Following the election of Gordon Connor to the position of National Field Officer, there is now a vacancy for the role of Regional Council Member for the Scottish Region. Nomination papers will be posted to all Scottish members shortly and any paid up member is entitled to be nominated for this role. The nominated person should sign the form along with a proposer and seconder from Scotland. In the event of more than one nomination, an election will be head within the region.
To download a copy of the nomination paper for Regional Council Member click here.
Young Handlers Workshop Day 2013
The Scottish Region will be holding a Young Handlers Workshop Day for youngsters up to the age of 18 years old. This will be held at Dun-Mor (Connor &Dalrymple) on Sunday June 2 between 11am and 3pm.
The aim of this year's workshop is choosing sheep for the showing, identifying faults and understanding the breed standard.
This workshop is free to any youngsters aged 18 under and those aged 18 are welcome to come along too but you will not be included in any awards given out on the day! The cup for the Best Young Handler will be judged and awarded at the workshop.
A packed lunch will be provided for all workshop participants and please remember to bring along old clothes that you don't mind getting dirty or a change of clothes.
If you are interested in attending or have children that would like to come along, please email your interest to the Scottish Region Representative, Gordon Connor, on firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking forward to seeing you there!
Scottish Region AGM 2013
The Scottish Region AGM will be held at The Quality Hotel Ingliston Sunday 24th March at 11am.
Lunch or snacks will be available from the Bar Menu as usual and if possible can you please let Gordon Connor know by phone or email if you are going, so we can get an idea of numbers. Gordon's contact details can be found at the top of the page.