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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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INFC Single Bird Challenge 2018 –

BHW/INFC 2018 Single Bird Challenge The single bird challenge was first ran back in 2002 when I invited 16 people to enter a single bird to compete in that year’s King’s Cup, unbelievably two of the


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National Celebrations 2018 –

National Celebrations at Stormont Hotel in Belfast –  Fanciers and friends from across Ireland celebrated the racing season at the annual presentation of prizes for the Irish National Flying Club held at the top class Stormont


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Ladies Night 2018 –

Full Report and photos click HERE! Above pic Portadown Times http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=39&t=4078


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INFC Awards 2018 –

The Trophy and Award Winners for 2018 can now be viewed in the Trophy and Awards section. Any better claims to the secretary within seven days. Could any members with trophies from 2017 please return as


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INFC Skibbereen YB Nat – 24/09/18

Excellent INFC YB Nat from Skibbereen – The Irish National Flying Club final race of the 2018 season was delayed due to poor weather conditions, one day its perfect and the next hopeless. The race was


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NCC Winner 2018 –

Congratulations to CFC who won the NCC today with one of my ventures the sire is a grandson of Treble 7 and grandmother was Miss perfect the best off the Van Loons the dam is pure


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INFC Penzance YB Grand Nat – 09/09/18

The Irish National Flying Club Blue Riband Young Bird National was held on Sunday 9th September with the birds liberated in Penzance at 7.45am in a light south westerly wind. The race was once again sponsored


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Friendship Nat Lamballe

Local birds timed in INFC Friendship National – Early Update The final race from France was the Friendship National which was flown from Lamballe due to difficulties with the authorities at the release site in Brest. 


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INFC Kings Cup Grand Nat – 06/07/18

Saint Allouestre King’s Cup Liberation Friday. Friday 6th July 2018. Saint Allouestre King’s Cup – Sponsored by Frazers Animal Feeds. 674 members have entered 2827 pigeons in the race and are competing for £35,940 in pools and


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INFC Yearling Nat 13/06/18 – 1st Open Martin Graham

Sennen Cove Liberation Wednesday 13th June. Wednesday 13th June 2018 – Sennen Cove Yearling National – Sponsored by H. Beattie & Son. 673 members have entered 3984 pigeons in the race and are competing for £32,135.00 in pools


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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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MAC Awards 2017 & 2018 –

MAC Presentation held at Adair Arms Hotel in Ballymena – For the first time in its long history the Mid Antrim presentation was made at one function, previously the awards were presented at the various clubs.


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Ballymena & MAC joint presentation –

Ballymena Dinner in Adair Arms Hotel –  Click Here for the full report http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=49&t=3792&p=5062#p5062 NIPA Chairman Ken Wilkinson was the special guest of Ballymena & District HPS when the local club joined with the members of Mid


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NIPA (France) Diplomas –

The first Gold Medal & Diploma was won in 2000 by Murphy & Martin of Cookstown with Billy’s Pride, followed in 2001 by Speirs & Campbell of Cookstown with Tommie Girl and Alan Darragh with Golden


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