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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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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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NIPA Section Meetings arranged –

At the NIPA Committee meeting held recently it was decided that Sect Meetings would be held in each of the NIPA 8 Sections to explain the details of the case won by Titanic HPS at the


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Subject: Avian influenza You will be aware that over recent years the presence of Avian Influenza within domestic birds has resulted in the movement of certain domestic birds being restricted. This could potentially have a devastating


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The Eurasian Sparrow hawk  also known as the Northern Sparrow hawk or simply the Sparrow hawk, is a small bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. Adult male Eurasian Sparrow hawks have bluish grey upperparts and


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Dear Club Secretary, Please see the two attachments for details of the RPRA drug testing regime for 2018 and also the appendix relating to banned substances. Ian Evans General Manager RPRA Drug Testing 1p RPRA Appendix


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Marathon Agenda for the NIPA –

Marathon Agenda for the NIPA – A smaller than usual attendance of Delegates to the 73rd AGM for the NIPA were made welcome to the Protestant Hall in Glenavy on Saturday 10th February by Chairman Ken


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Loft Feature – Mark Laffin, Lisburn & Dist

Pigeon racing career of Mark Laffin 1976-2017 I first started with pigeons at the age of 13 when my Grandfather gifted myself and my brother a pair of racers which he trapped on the roof of


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UK & ROI Golden Duif Competition – Ace racers should take note of this new competition. With the season now drawing to a close we are sending out entry forms for this year’s UK & ROI


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First Prize-Night for Mid Antrim Combine – Ballymena & District clubrooms was the venue for the first presentation of Mid Antrim Combine, held on Wednesday 22nd February, fanciers and friends attended from Randalstown, Rasharkin, Cullybackey, Ballymena,


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Full HALL report click below – Report & Recommendations November 2016 http://www.woesrc.com/news/pdf_articles/2017_articles/21_20170131.pdf RING LIST 2017 http://www.rpra.org/wp-content/uploads/ … g-List.pdf


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Rates Relief Update –

The rates relief on racing pigeon clubs comes into effect on the 1st October 2016 please get in touch with your rating office to avail of this relief in your rates A real coo, the bird


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Mid Antrim Combine 2016 –

Mid Antrim Combine – The resumed AGM took place in the Ballymena & District HPS Clubrooms on Wednesday 30th March 2016. A full attendance had been requested, no delegates were present for either Harryville or Kells.


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