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Leinster NR Fed & Ireland’s Taoiseach Cup –

Leinster North Road Federation   (3) For 2014 we had decided on not going on our usual trip to Belgium, we have been going now constantly since 2006 and because of the financial climate here in


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Give pigeon racing sport status’ Pigeon racing is popular in many parts of Wales Pigeon fanciers in north Wales have backed a call by MP Peter Law to make pigeon racing an official sport. Click here


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INFC site for History & Results –

Click Here for History & Results http://www.irishnationalflyingclub.com/ See Forum for Archive re INFC, NIPA in Look back at 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80′, 90’s etc and in Mid Antrim Combine for history on various member clubs.    


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MARK GILBERT COMING TO BANBRIDGE – The Panel Supper Night & Auction will take place in the Royal British Legion on Friday 28th February at 7.30pm. Panel to include Mark Gilbert top International flyer, Joe Doheny


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Handy Website Links: http://www.pigeonnetwork.com  Pigeon Network http://www.pigeoncraic.com  Pigeon Craic http://www.fancierchat.co.uk   Fancier Chat http://www.niparacingpigeons.co.uk   NIPA http://www.infc.co.uk   INFC http://www.irishnationalflyingclub.com/        INFC History Reports/Results http://www.pipa.be  PIPA http://pigeonlink.com  Pigeon Link http://www.isrf.ie  Irish SR Fed http://www.ihunfc.com IHU Nat Flying Club http://www.northcoastclassic.co.uk 


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LIST OF PROHIBITED SUBSTANCES FOR RACING PIGEONS 2014 Here is the IHU banned substance list:- IRISH HOMING UNION LIST OF PROHIBITED SUBSTANCES FOR RACING PIGEONS 2014 Before giving any substance to your pigeons, please check that


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The AGM of the RPRA (Irish Region) will be held in the Clarion Hotel, 75 Belfast Road, Carrickfergus on Saturday 1st February 2014 at 1.00pm. If any member wishes to be on the INFC Committee please


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Click HERE RPRA-Agenda-Props-20142    


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NIPA – AGM Report/Race Programme for 2014

Click Here for the Meeting Report in the Forum http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=39&t=2177     The NIPA Annual General Meeting will be held in the Protestant Hall Glenavy on Saturday 15th February at 2.00pm, all member clubs are expected


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Millar Gold Cup history –

We are running a bit of research on the above highly prized award, 1st IHU bird in the seasons Blue Riband OB Derby usually from France. Bob in his year had the only bird on the


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J & L Smyth top winners in Grosvenor –

Grosvenor HPS held their presentation of prizes recently in the Glenowen Inn, congratulations to J & L Smyth the Highest Prize-winners for the first time.  


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Banbridge – Breeder/Buyer & Gold Ring Races

Banbridge Breeder/Buyer & Gold Ring Races – I now have the results of the Banbridge events following the YB Races and the end of the year. The Banbridge Breeder/Buyer event was flown from Penzance Grand Nat


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Dublin Charity Show 2013 –

Click here for results and photos http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=2081 Dublin Show 2013 – For the first time in a few years I missed my day to Dublin for the Annual Show, from what I can gather it was another


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Lyndon Boyle 90th Birthday –

Click here for full report and photos http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=2080&p=2709#p2709 RP Column 15/11/13 I had the pleasure of attending two very evenings recently, the first in Banbridge British Legion Hall to celebrate the 90th Birthday of NIPA Patron Lyndon


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RPRA (Irish Region) Awards 2013 presentation –

Click Here for full report http://www.pigeonnetwork.com/spam/new_forums/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=2075 RPRA (Irish Region) Awards 2013 – Secretary Robert Reid assisted with the presentation of awards during the recent NIPA Ladies Night held at Templeton Hotel in Templepatrick. Secretary of the Ulster


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