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AMENDMENTS TO GCCF RULES
The following rule changes were approved by Council at their meeting on 21st February 2007, with immediate effect.

Provisional Recognition of New Colours and Patterns of existing Breeds

34h. A list of Miscellaneous or Club class results for a selection of cats of the relevant colour and/or pattern, including the show, class title, judge, place and number in class {DELETE: together with a selection of Miscellaneous class critiques,} as evidence of success in competition. {DELETE: Preference should be given to critiques from judges of the relevant breed group.}
Championship Status for New Colours and Patterns of Existing Breeds

36h. A list of Miscellaneous or Club class results for a selection of cats of the relevant colour and/or pattern, including the show, class title, judge, place and number in class {DELETE: together with a selection of Miscellaneous class critiques,} as evidence of success in competition.
Provisional Recognition of cats of New Breed or Hair type

48j. A list of Miscellaneous or Club class results for a selection of cats of the breed, including the show, class title, judge, place and number in class {DELETE: together with a selection of Miscellaneous class critiques,} as evidence of success in competition.
Championship Status for cats of New Breed or Hair Type

50h. A list of Miscellaneous or Club class results for a selection of cats of the breed, including the show, class title, judge, place and number in class, {DELETE: together with a selection of Miscellaneous class critiques,} as evidence of success in competition.
34h, 36h, 48j, 50h to do away with critiques. Exhibitors to supply results.


JUDGES
The following judge appointments were approved at the Council meeting held on 21st February 2007, all to take effect immediately;

British Shorthair BAC

Probationer Judge Mrs S. Luxford-Watts
Probationer Judge 1-year Extension Mrs S. Newman

Burmese BAC

Full Judge Mr S. Farrell
Probationer Judge Mrs S. Lorton-Hobbs

Colourpoint BAC

Full Judge Mrs S. Tokens
Probationer Judge Mrs C. Bamford

Joint Rex BAC

La Perm
Full Judge Mr G. Godfrey

Maine Coon BAC

Full Judge Mr J. Hansson
Probationer Judge 1 yr extension Mrs J. Watson

Norwegian Forest Cat BAC

Full Judge Mrs S. Rainbow-Ockwell

Ocicat BAC

Probationer Judge Mrs N. Johnson
Deferred 1-year Promotion
to Full Judge Mrs V. Brooks

Oriental Joint BAC


Oriental Self
Full Judge Dr B. Bennett Mrs J. Jones
Probationer Judge Mr S. Morris

Oriental Non-Self
Probationer Judge Mr S. Morris

Oriental Longhair
Probationer Judge Mr S. Morris

Oriental Bicolour
Full Judge Miss J. Tonkinson

Persian Tabby BAC
Full Judge Mrs L. Clark
Probationer Judge Mrs K. Board-Allam Ms S. Crichton

Ragdoll BAC

Full Judge Mrs D. Butters Dr P. Holmes
Probationer Judge Mrs C. De Martino

Russian BAC

Probationer Judge Ms J Clare

Siamese Cat JAC

Full Judge Mrs E. Corps
Probationer Judge Mr J. Harrison

Snowshoe Cat Society

Full Judge Mrs M. Smith

Somali BAC

Full Judge Mr K. Scruton
Probationer Judge Mrs S. Tokens Mr J. Hansson
Probationer Judge 1 year extension Mrs C. Davies

Tonkinese BAC

Probationer Judge Mrs R. Alger-Street

Turkish BAC

Probationer Judge Ms J. Allen Mrs J. Tackley

Tortie, Tortie & White and Bi-colour BAC

Full Judge Mrs K. Board-Allam
Probationer Judge Mrs J. Green Mrs A. Gregory
Judge withdrawals, etc

Mrs V Brooks has decided not to seek an extension, so from Feb 2007 will no longer be a Probationer Judge of Oriental Selfs or Oriental Non-Selfs.

Mr George Gow has resigned as a Probationer Judge for the Siamese JAC.
Mrs Jenny Watson to be removed from the list of probationer judges of Ragdolls.


Fixed Penalties Suspensions For A Breach Of GCCF Rules

SUSPENSION DATE PREFIX NAME AND ADDRESS CASE NO.

01/03/07 N/A Miss L. Farnworth FPIC/11/07
151 Standhill Crescent
Barnsley
Sth Yorkshire
S71 1SW

Suspended sine die until the Fixed Penalty fine, show entry fee and bank charge have been paid.

01/03/07 N/A Miss A. Yates FPIC/12/07
42 Linden Park
Burnage
Manchester
M19 2PW

Suspended sine die until the Fixed Penalty fine, show entry fee have been paid.