Conference 2007 Results

The Guild of Taxidermists Conference Competitions

held at The Hayes Conference Centre in Derbyshire on 16th to 18th March 2007

Best in Show

Wagstaffe Trophy
(Best Case)

European Eagle Owl
by Carl Church
European Eagle Owl
by Carl Church

Norfolk Trophy
(Best Groundwork)

European Eagle Owl
by Carl Church

Best Theme

Curasow by Colin Scott

Professional Bird Winners

Professional Mammal Winner

First Mammal
Hyena by Dave Hollingworth

Professional Fish Winner

First Fish
Conger Eel by Peter Scott

Professional Game Head Winners

First Game Head
Sable by Gary Tatterton

SORRY, NO PHOTO

Second Game Head
Impala by Phil Leggett

Third Game Head
Roe by Dave Spaul

Amateur Winners 2007

Best Amateur

Iguana by Steve Newcombe

Amateur Mammal Winners

First Mammal
Fox by Wayne Pyle

Amateur Fish/Reptile Winners

First Fish/Reptile
Iguana by Steve Newcombe

Credits 2007

Standard Credits

Other Items from the Show 2007

Group Photo 2007

Results List 2007

Prize Awards

Best in Show
European Eagle Owl - Carl Church

Wagstaffe Trophy (Best Case)
European Eagle Owl - Carl Church

Norfolk Trophy (Best Groundwork)
European Eagle Owl - Carl Church

Best Theme
Curasow - Colin Scott

Don Sharp Memorial Trophy (Services to the Guild)
Pat Morris

Professional Bird
1st: European Eagle Owl - Carl Church
2nd: Curasow - Colin Scott
3rd: Hornbill - Carl Church

Professional Mammal
1st: Hyena - Dave Hollingworth
2nd: Muntjac - Gary Tatterton
3rd: Stoat - Dave Hornbrook

Professional Fish
1st: Conger Eel - Peter Scott
2nd: Salmon - Dave Hollingworth
3rd: Brown Trout - Steve Toher

Professional Game Head
1st: Sable - Gary Tatterton
2nd: Impala - Phil Leggett
3rd: Roe - Dave Spaul

Best Amateur
Iguana - Steve Newcombe

Amateur Bird
1st: European Eagle Owl - Steve Newcombe
2nd: Tawny Owl - Steve Heyes
3rd: Little Owl - Wayne Pyle

Amateur Mammal
1st: Fox - Wayne Pyle
2nd: Mole - Dennis Baker
3rd: none

Amateur Fish/Reptile
1st: Iguana - Steve Newcombe
2nd: none
3rd: none

Amateur Game Head
1st: Wild Boar - Steve Newcombe
2nd: Badger - Gary Boreham
3rd: none

Credits Awarded

Standard Credits

  • Carl Church - European Eagle Owl, Goshawk and Hornbill
  • William Hales - Raven and Kingfisher
  • Dave Hollingworth - Gyr Falcon, Roe on pedestal, Roe Head and Salmon
  • Dave Hornbrook - Jack Snipe, Mute Swan Cygnets (x2) and Waxwing
  • Mike Gadd - Little Owls (x2)
  • Colin Scott - Curasow
  • Peter Scott - Conger Eel
  • Gary Tatterton - Muntjac, Wildebeest, Duiker and Sable
  • Steve Toher - Redwing and Fieldfare

earning Accredited Membership for Dave Hollingworth

Leaflet 2007

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