09 August 2007

Richmond Champioship Show
PRESS RELEASE RICHMOND DOG SHOW SOCIETY
Outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease
The venue for the Society’s forthcoming 2007 championship show is within the "Surveillance Zone" established by DEFRA following confirmation of an outbreak of Foot & Mouth Disease on farm premises in the Guildford area on 3rd August 2007. No decision will be made regarding the possible re-location, postponement or cancellation of the show until it has become clear whether or not the outbreak of the disease has been successfully contained. The Officers and Committee of Richmond Dog Show Society are actively considering contingency planning arrangements and consultations with the owner of the venue, DEFRA and The Kennel Club are ongoing. Further announcements will be made as the situation becomes clearer.

1 comment:

peter said...

thanks for that,,,