MONDAY 1st July: UPDATE MONDAY 1ST JULY 2013 AT 09:20
LIBERATION TOOK PLACE AT 09:00 THIS MORNING (MONDAY)
AT PORTLAND, WIND AT THE RELEASE SITE WAS LIGHT WESTERLY.
Good luck to all lofts competing and to the IHU members going for the Millar Gold Cup.
NIPA lofts should be making claims to the Irish Region re Meritorious Awards in each Section, individual bird performance from Talbenny (2) and Penzance. Claims to Robert Reid inside 14 days please. The NIPA Transport fleet will be available for use on Saturday 13th July for a young bird training toss, arrangements to be made locally for those interested.
The NIPA have moved to Portland for a liberation tomorrow morning. The forecast is for a light North West. The website will be updated tomorrow morning.
The Medals and Certificates will still count in this race.
SUNDAY – No liberation in St Malo!
There will be no liberation in St Malo today, Sunday, the convoy will be brought back from France and a decision will be made tonight as to a possible release from England or a return to Ireland. A further update will appear at around 9.00 pm.
SATURDAY – The birds have been held over in St Malo, next update will be on Sunday morning.
LIBERATION – Due in St Malo on Friday 28th June, please call back for updates.
492 Members sent 1697 Birds which were held over in St Malo this morning Friday ,
update again on Saturday morning.
Collection times for centres.
Coleraine 4:30 – Cullybackey 5:15 – Coalisland 5:30
Muckamore 6:00 – Loughgall 6:00 – Doagh 6:30
Portadown 6:30 – Lurgan 7:00 – Larne 7:30 – Killyleagh 7:30
Crossgar 8:00 – Ligoniel 8:00 – Carrick 8:15 – Lisburn 8:30
Newry 9:00 – Dromore 9:15.
All seal numbers of crates to be recorded.
Collection time subject to change please check this evening Sunday.