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Patronage Applications for 2018

The AFS have restructured their patronage levels and fees and are now offering two types of patronage

Gold :              For all AFS Branch shows

                       Specialist Foreign Bird shows

                        The National at Stafford

                        AFS Members show.

Open :             For all Cage Bird Societies and Clubs.

The Open Patronage is now being offered free to all applying Cage Bird Societies and Clubs.

Applications must be made in writing to the Patronage Secretary using the application form from the AFS website and must contain a large SAE. Conditions of the free rosettes are that the AFS advert (downloadable from the table below) is placed in the Show Catalogue and show results sent to the AFS following the event.

Date Show Patronage Level Show Manager Contact Details
15/07/2018 North Lincs Foreign Bird Society Open P Garner 01472 885397
19/08/2018 City of Lincoln B&FBA Open Julie Blakey 01522 879686
02/09/2018 AFS Club Show Gold Mel Randall mel.randall@me.com
02/09/2018 Western Counties B & FBS Open Peter Cannan peter.cannan1953@btinternet.com
16/09/2018 UK Classic Foreign Bird Show (St Neots) Gold Mrs P Coe 01480 810203
16/09/2018 Eden Valley Bird Show Open Helen McAleese 01768 448418
16/09/2018 South West Branch Gold Gerald Nancarrow  
  Solway Parrot & Foreign Bird Club Gold Robbie Young 01900 822136
22/09/2018 Invitation Budgie and Finch Show Open Ian Mercer 7872054959
29/09/2018 Foreign Finch Alliance Open G Wincomb 01522 546692
30/09/2018 Norfolk FBA Gold  Steve Downes 01603 484382
07/10/2018 Bird of the Year Show (Stafford) Gold Mel Randall mel.randall@me.com
13/10/2018 Irvine & District CBS Open A Philson irvinecbs@btinternet.com
20/10/2018 Gainsborough CBS Open D J Paine davidjohnpaine@btinternet.com
28/10/2018 Norfolk and Suffolk Branch Gold David Brown 01728 831780
28/10/2018 Kernow AS Open G Wallbutton Grahamwallbutton18@gmail.com
03/11/2018 Comber CBS Open Ian Mercer 07872 054959
03/11/2018 Stratford upon Avon CBS Open Steve Webb 01386 438072
10/11/2018 Northern Ireland Branch Gold Ian Mercer 07872 054959
11/11/2018 Beverley CBS Open S Hardcastle 01482 898275
  Ilkeston & Erewash Valley CBS Open Dave Foulstone davefoulstone@hotmail,co.uk


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