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Training now permitted in NI – 21/05/2020

We are pleased to announce that training is now permitted in Northern Ireland, and racing is currently under consideration. This follows hard work and commitment from NIPA, Ulster Federation and East Down Combine, with support from


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RPRA Race Marking ENGLAND – 18/05/20

RPRA-Race-Marking-Guidance-Final  


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RPRA Result Virtual Race (1) -18/04/2020

Just to let you know that the Virtual Race is starting to take shape. Please check out the NIPA site at http://www.wm28vps.co.uk/RaceResults Once clubs upload the result the Open result can be compiled. The Open result compiles


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No Training Yet re 2020 Season

Training Restrictions Posted on April 14, 2020 by fred As you will appreciate the decision taken to prohibit ALL training was taken in line with Government restrictions relating to non-essential travel and was therefore in reality


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RPRA report 2020 AGM

The President and Vice Presidents who were re-elected at the Meeting, with the Chief Executive: L-R: Vice President John Waters, CEO Ian Evans, President David Bridges, and Vice Presidents Gary Cockshott and Paul Hammond. RPRA-AGM-2020


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VISION. FUTURE. REVOLUTION. by Mark Lyford

VISION. FUTURE. REVOLUTION. Mark Lyford A Bit About Me I was 12 years old. I became hooked by racing pigeons. Properly hooked! I found it so amazing that a little yearling hen flew 512 miles from


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NIPA Club Collections 2019 –

2019 club collection times Limavady 5 pm , Londonderry 6 pm , Amelia Earhart 6.15 pm , Maiden City 6.30 pm , Derry & Dist 6.45 pm , Foyle 7 pm , Strabane 7.40 pm ,


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Mid Antrim Combine – AGM 13/03/19

Mid Antrim Combine AGM will be in the Ballymena Clubrooms on Wednesday 13th March at 8.00pm. Only club delegates can vote on business of the meeting. I intend, and I have mentioned this ages ago, to


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RPRA – AGM 2019 – Agenda & Report

The 123rd Annual General Meeting of the Royal Pigeon Racing Association will be held at the Novotel Hotel, Long Eaton, Nottingham, on Friday 22nd February 2019 (9.00am), followed by a Council Meeting at 3.00pm. Members wishing to


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Merry Christmas 2019 –

Christmas greetings to readers where-ever you are, many thanks for your support in the last year. HOMER.  


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INFC Skibbereen OB Inl Nat – 29/05/18

IRISH NATIONAL FLYING CLUB – SKIBBEREEN OB INLAND NATIONAL The first of the 6 races organized by the Irish National Flying Club was held on Tuesday 29th May from Skibbereen in County Cork. Overall 392 members


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Dublin Airport Meeting –

On Monday an NIPA delegation travelled to Dublin Radisson Hotel for the annual meeting with Dublin Airport Authority. Those attending included Sam Briggs President, Fred Russell Secretary, Malcolm Livingstone Vice President, Jim Ramsey Race Advisor and


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NIPA – LATEST NEWS Stop Press- Just received an email from Mr Fred Russell – NIPA Secretary – that was received from : Animal Health – Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine – Dublin –


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ALL PARTY PARLIAMENTARY PIGEON RACING GROUP As you will be aware the All Party Parliamentary Group for pigeon racing has been set up to raise awareness of our sport and support proposed solutions to the ongoing


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The 122nd Annual General Meeting of the Royal Pigeon Racing Association was held at the Novotel Hotel, Long Eaton, Nottingham, on Friday, 23rd February 2018 at 9am. The meeting was opened by the outgoing RPRA President


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