History

To read about the history of our club, please click on the History option in the menu on the right.

Officials & committee

President

Mrs Marion Hopkinson

This photograph (from 1989) is of one of our founders, Margaret Collier who sadly passed away in 2006. Margaret will be dearly missed

Chair

Mr Pete Simmons

Vice Chair

Ms Annette Walters (PBHF Representative)

Treasurer

Mr Nik Knight (Puppy List Co-ordinator)

Secretary

Miss Anita Gowing

Committee

Mrs Louise Collier (Membership Secretary)
Mr Phil Surridge
Ms Tracey Wilkinson (PBHF Representative)
Ms Jill Spurr (Media Officer)
Miss Hannah Fawcett
Mrs Julie Barratt
Mrs Yvonne Simmons
Mr Colin Dowson (Trophy Steward)
Mr Doug Collier (Club Historian)
Ms Pat Hales
Miss Karen Anderson
Mr Craig Gamble
Mrs Janeen Longhurst
Mr Pete Longhurst
Dr Mandi Oliver (Co-opted)
Mrs Helen Murfet (Co-opted)

Life members

Mr D Collier
Prof P Bedford
Mrs M Hopkinson
Mrs Ann Jordan
Mr E Keeton
Mrs M Ravenscroft
Mrs P Wilkinson
Mrs C Ward
Mrs V Paesler
Ms T Wilkinson
Mrs J Gregory

About us

The inaugural meeting of the Border Collie Club of Great Britain took place on the 6th August, 1973. 45 years on, the club remains the premier Border Collie breed club in the UK.