Officers & Committee

President:   Mrs Sue Garner 

Sue has been a member of Shoreham Ringcraft for many years.  She has served on many dog show Society Committees over her long career in dogs and awards CCs in quite a number of breeds.  She currrently breeds and shows Tibetan Terriers under the Aivlys Affix.

Chairman: Barry Rimell
I started in Borzoi in 1988, and I served for 12 years on the Borzoi Club committee in various capacities. I also served for 2 years on the South-East Hound Club committee. I started judging in 1997 and now give CC’s in the breed. I have bred or made up 4 Champions in Borzoi.
Rudy - Crufts 2016

Treasurer: Karen Sandells
Karen works very hard for the club.   She and husband Rob have shown Pugs, Pomeranian and are currently successfully showing their lovely Boston Terriers.  They also have a lovely Jack Russell Terrier which they are currently campaigning.

Pippa & Elaine Crufts 2014 x2Hon. Secretary: Elaine Ward (Pyennebeare/Pipparel) (picture right)
I have owned dogs for over 45 years.  I’ve taken part in Agility, Obedience, Heelwork to Music and KC Good Citizen Dog Scheme to Silver Level.  I’ve  owned, bred, shown black miniature poodles for 25 + years.   I compete with Emmy & Oscar at Open and Championship shows.  I’ve attended all the relevant seminars and passed all the judging exams (except the breed specific hands on, which I’ve yet to take).  I am on the Poodle Council Breed Judging (B) list as a breed specialist.   I serve as Hon Secretary of West Chiltington Cavaliers, in addition to my duties with Shoreham.


Mary Melvin Mary & Beau (picture right)
I began showing Cavaliers in the 1980s and have spent many happy days stewarding, judging or showing.  I have helped with handling at two ringcraft clubs and have been a committee member of Worthing & District Canine Society.  At present I am a committee member of the South of England Papillon Club, the lovely toy breed I show today.

Kate Popple 


Lesley Rimell
Wife of Barry Rimell and co-owner of the gorgeous Borzois which they show.

Debbie Gracey-Donaldson (Debshores)
Debbie has bred and successfully shown Shih Tzus for a number of years

Pauline Langridge
Pauline and her daughter Daisy currently own and show gorgeous wire haired dachshunds.