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Liam McCall wins Grand National Kings Cup 2021 –

Thursday 08/07/21 Grand National St. Allouestre King’s Cup. Sponsored by Frazers Animal Feeds. 495 members have entered 2511 pigeons in the race and are competing for £29,055.00 in pools and prize money. The pigeons have been


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7 x 1st INFC for Alan Darragh

Sennen Cove Yearling National update Thursday @ 00:30 Sennen Cove Yearling National – Sponsored by Versele Laga & H Beattie & Son Provisional result subject to correction. 1st A Darragh Cullybackey 1248 2nd A Darragh Cullybackey


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Thompson Bros of Gilford – 1st Kings Cup 1954

Morning Star 1st Open Redon 1954 and Kings Cup for Thompson Bros of Gilford Gilford Pigeon Club – Aunt Sadie & Granny Thompson with King’s Cup


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Mr & Mrs Magill of Muckamore –

RP Magill 160421 page7 Click here for article by Ronnie Johnston    


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J F McAllister wins Harkness Rose Bowl –

Fancier brings top honour to Ballymena – Ballymena and its surrounding district has always had a big following when it comes to pigeon racing, and recently a fancier from the Borough brought to it for the


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McDowell Bros – Twice winners of Kings Cup

A McDowell & Son of Newtownards are twice winners of the INFC Blue Riband Kings Cup, 1953 from Redon and 1973 from Nantes – see articles below McDowellBros Article by Irish Rover of the Racing Pigeon


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News Items Requested –  Seasons Reports etc

I would be sure I am going to have a lot of space available for the pigeon column over the next number of weeks and months and I will be looking articles of top winners, I


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Alan Darragh – 7 x 1st INFC

My National Memories by Alan Darragh. First published in the BHW. BHWMay2020-1 BHWMay2020-2 BHWMay2020-3 BHWMay2020-4   Click on Alan Darragh website http://pigeonnetwork.com/client/Swallowbrae/index.html


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INFC Awards for 2019 –

Irish National Flying Club – Trophy and Award Winners 2019  King George V Challenge Cup Saint Allouestre Grand National old bird race winner – J. Murtagh & Son, Ballyholland HPS. Vel. 1145. Gilliland Cup Saint Allouestre


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INFC Skibbereen – Ring Marking Tuesday 1-5.00pm

Both the NIPA &INFC websites are experiencing problems so the INFC Secretary has asked me to post that racemarking will take place tomorrow Tuesday at Waterloo Road (for a possible release on Wednesday) between 1 &


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Kings Cup – Johnny Murtagh 1st Open INFC

Saint Allouestre King’s Cup Update Friday 23.45 – Posted on July 5, 2019 Saint Allouestre Grand National King’s Cup – Sponsored by Frazers Animal Feeds. Update Friday 5th July 2019 @ 23.45 Provisional top fifteen in


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INFC Yearling National – 1st Joey McLoughlin

The Yearling Nat for the INFC was delayed for several days due to severe weather conditions, race marking was in Lisburn last Friday and liberation in Sennen Cove on Sunday at 6.00am in a Lt South


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INFC Skibbereen OB Nat – 28/05/19

Skibbereen Old Bird Inland National – Sponsored by Bamfords Top Flight. Provisional result which is subject to correction.  South Section – 1 Dobbs Bros. Blackwater R.P.C. 1521.4, 2 Dobbs Bros. Blackwater R.P.C. 1521.2, 3 Bolger Family


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INFC Skibbereen OB Nat 2012 Report –

IRISH NATIONAL FLYING CLUB – SKIBBEREEN OLD BIRD NATIONAL by Brendan McLoughlin PO. The Irish National Flying Club had their first race of the 2012 season when the birds were liberated in Skibbereen on Wednesday 23


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Friendship National 2012 Report –

IRISH NATIONAL FLYING CLUB FRIENDSHIP NATIONAL The Irish National Flying Club Friendship National for 2012 was flown from Quimper in France. Scheduled for Friday 13th July the race was brought forward to Tuesday 10 July due


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