Information about the ESA


  1. This heading focuses on the Organisation and Activities of the English Setter Association and the way in which it provides a service to it's members.
  2. The management of the ESA is in the hands of it's Officers (President, Chairman, Secretary & Treasurer) and a Committee of 20
  3. For those of you considering joining the ESA, there are details of Membership including annual fees, membership application and the Code of Ethics to which all members subscribe.
  4. The English Setter Rescue is not managed by the ESA, although we include some contact information for your reference.
  5. Amongst the Services offered by the ESA are a Club Shop from which you can purchase a range of English Setter items, Yearbook, two Newsletters, and other events such as Seminars.
  6. A section is available to those members who wish to include details of their kennels on this site but who might not have their own web site.
  7. There is also a review of English Setter books, including one published by the ESA.
  8. Just click the link headings for further details.
  • Officers & Committee

    Secretary: Mr R. E. Evans
    Briar Cottage
    Plump Hill
    Mitcheldean
    Glos. GL17 0ET
    Tel: 01594 544190


    President: Mrs. V. O. Foss


    Chairman: Mrs. A. F. Mitchell


    Treasurer: Mrs. V. Isherwood
    Level Gate
    St Johns Chapel
    Bishop Auckland
    Co Durham DL13 1RB
    Tel: 01388 537688

    Committee
    Mr. C.G. Bird Mr. S Pitts
    Mrs. J. Dennis Mr. A. Swannell
    Mrs. A. Green Mrs. L. Taylor
    Mr. R.P. Green Mr. S. Tait
    Mrs M. C. Henry Mr. L. Weller
    Mrs. L. Howarth Miss. G.A. Williams
    Mrs. C. Jennings Mrs. P. Williams
    Mr. N. KellyMrs. M. Withey
    Mrs. P. Malins 
    Mrs. S. Oliver  
  • Newsletter

    1. As one of it's services to the Membership, the ESA publish a Newsletter twice per year. This is a booklet containing news items, results of recent hip scoring, obituaries, forthcoming litters, stories contributed by members, etc.
    2. Every member receives a free copy of each Newsletter. The Spring Newsletter is distributed in late March or early April along with the Yearbook. Those members attending the ESA Championship Show can usually collect these booklets at this event. Those members not attending this event will receive the booklets by post in the following weeks. The Winter Newsletter is usually distributed by post during late November or early December.
    3. If you have anything which you would like to be considered for inclusion in the Newsletter, please contact either of the joint Newsletter Editors :-
    Mrs V Isherwood
    Level Gate
    St Johns Chapel
    Bishop Auckland
    County Durham DL13 1RD
    Tel: 01388 537688
    email: laverstokesetters@hotmail.com
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    Mrs C Jennings
    Oaklee
    1 Kirkby Lane
    Newbold Verdon
    Leicestershire LE9 9LN
    Tel: 01455 821947
    email: chriscanteris@btinternet.com

  • Club Shop

    1. As a service to owners of English Setters, the ESA offer for sale a range of items. Amongst items for sale are :-
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    Lapel badge - £4:
    1.    Pens - £1:   Key ring - £1.25:   Sweat shirts - £15:   Polo shirts - £10:   Hoodies - £18:   Reversible Fleeces - £36:
    2. These can be purchased either at shows or by post. Orders with the appropriate remittance (including postage) should be sent to:-
    3. Mrs P. Malins
      50 Ballards Way
      South Croydon
      Surrey CR2 7JL
      ENGLAND
      Tel: 0208-657-0894
  • Yearbook

    As one of it's services to the Membership, the ESA publish a Yearbook.
    This is a quality paperback publication which contains a full record of the year's events:
    Details of all Championship Shows with names of judges, CC and Reserve CC winners
    Breed Standard
    Details of owners, breeders, and sire/dam of CC and Reserve CC winners
    Results of the Stud Dog and Brood Bitch competitions
    Names of Officers and Committee
    Full list of Members
    Rules of the ESA
    Code of Ethics
    Advertisements from many kennels including photographs
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