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BURTON & SOUTH DERBYSHIRE FEDERATION

by Pete Wightman

MICK & NEIL HARVEY DO THE 1-2 FROM CARENTAN

FOR THE FEDERATION'S FIRST CHANNEL RACE OF THE SEASON FROM CARENTAN, MEMBERS ENTERED 821 BIRDS, CONVOYED BY THE NORTH DERBYSHIRE FEDERATION AND LIBERATED AT 08-30 ON SUNDAY MAY 25TH AFTER A ONE DAY HOLDOVER.

Mick & Neil Harvey

FEDERATION CHANNEL KINGS MICK & NEIL HARVEY SHOWED US HOW TO DO IT AGAIN, TAKING 1ST, 2ND AND 6TH FED ON 1915, 1914, 1892, ALL HENS. THEIR THIRD ARRIVAL A 4YO PIED HEN WAS POOLED TO WIN £147-50, ADD TO THIS ANOTHER 108-50 WITH THEIR FOURTH ARRIVAL IN 24TH FED, TOTAL POOLS WON £256-00. FAST OR SLOW, EASY OR HARD, THESE LADS ARE ALWAYS THERE.

3RD FED ON 1908 WERE MR & MRS RICK SHELTON OF THE BULLS HEAD WITH A 3YO COCK. WALLA BAILEY FLYING AS LITHERLAND & BAILEY WON AT APPLEBY MAGNA AND TOOK 4TH FED ON 1902.83 WINNING THE £100 NOM WITH THEIR YEARLING HEN ONLY HAVING HER THIRD EVER RACE. F. RICHARDSON & SON WON AT TUTBURY TAKING 5TH FED ON 1902.82 WITH A 2YO MEALY HEN OFF A MARDON VAN REET X DEAN PALLAT VAN LINT. ALAN BRASSINGTON WON AT STRETTON, AND HIS YEARLING MEALY MARCELIS X VANDENABEELE COCK RECORDED 1886 TO TAKE 6TH FED, ALAN ALSO PICKED UP £317-50 WITH HIS GOOD YEARLING COCK, A SON OFF “PREMIUM BOND”. J MADGIN & SON WON OVER AT HILL RIDWARE, TAKING 8TH FED ON 1885 WITH A JANSENNE COCK. CLUBMATE MAURICE ELSMORE WAS 10TH FED ON 1879 WITH A 3YO BRIAN MURRAY JANSENNE HEN VIA SPINKS & BARKS, WINNING £22-50 POOLS. COMPLETING THE FED TOP TEN WERE SECRETARIES GRAHAM & ELEANOR EVANS IN 9TH SLOT ON 1882. NOTABLE POOL WINNERS WERE, MR & MRS JOHN PASSEY & FAMILY WITH £147-50, MR & MRS JOHN DOWD WITH £103-50, A J PASSEY & SONS WITH £92-50, SPINK & BARKS WITH £90-00, J.HARCUP WITH £52-50, KEN & CATH LYCETT WITH £50-00 AND GERALD WOOD WITH £42-50, TOTAL POOLS PAID OUT WAS £1287-50.

Rhianna & Stan Richardson

 

FAST & FURIOUS FROM FROME SEES PETE & JACKIE COX TOP THE FED

ON THE SAME WEEKEND AS CARENTAN THE FEDERATION HELD A FED RACE FROM FROME. IN THE PAST THESE HAVE BEEN HELD AS CLUB RACES ONLY. BUT IT WAS DECIDED TO HOLD THE TWO RACES ON THE CARENTAN AND MESSAC WEEKENDS AS ACTUAL FED RACES.

112 MEMBERS ENTERED 1108 BIRDS. THEY WERE LIBERATED AT 09-15 IN A SOUTH WEST WIND, MORE SOUTH THAN ANYTHING. FROME AGAIN PROVED TO BE FAST AND FRANTIC WITH THE LEADING BIRDS EXCEEDING 72 MPH.

CONGRATULATIONS TO PETE & JACKIE COX OF THE TUTBURY CLUB, THEY TOOK 1ST & 3RD FED ON 2121, 2084, THE FED TOPPER WAS A YEARLING ANNE SMITH VANDENABEELE X ALAN BRASSINGTON COCK. 3RD FED A 2YO STAF VAN REET COCK OFF PHIL BOURKE. PHIL BOURKE OF STRETTON WAS 2ND FED ON 2118 WITH A STAF VAN REET X VAN DEN PLAS YEARLING COCK. FEDERATION CHAIRMAN DAVE JOHNSTONE WAS RUNNER UP AT STRETTON AND 4TH FED ON 2082 WITH A YEARLING CAMPHIUS COCK. ALAN BRASSINGTON WAS 5TH FED ON 2081 WITH A 2YO JOS THONE COCK. SHEASBY & WATSON OF LICHFIELD HAD EM DROPPING IN LIKE CONFETTI, THEY HAD 5 IN 16 SECONDS TO TAKE 6TH,7TH,8TH,10TH, AND 12TH FED ON 2075, 2074, 2072, 2069.9 AND 2069.1. THEIR FIRST WAS THE SAME 2YO VAN REET COCK THAT WON THE WEEK BEFORE FROM PORTLAND WHERE HE TOPPED THE FED, THEIR SECOND WAS OFF LES HALL OF WALES X WITH ONE OFF SYNDICATE LOFTS “YOUNG COUPLE” LINES. COMPLETING THE TOP TEN AND HEARTY CONGRATULATIONSTO YOUNG LAWRENCE McCANN OF HILL RIDWARE, HE TOOK 9TH FED ON 2070 WITH A YEARLING JANSENNE COCK, AND I BELIEVE THIS BROKE HIS NOVICE STATUS?

Pete Cox

Phil Bourke

AROUND THE CLUBS

AT STRETTON, 8 SENT 95 TO CARENTAN AND ALAN BRASSINGTON TOOK 1ST, 2ND, AND 4TH ON 1886, 1861 AND 1841. THE WINNER A MARCELIS X VANDENABEELE OFF M/M PETE COX, FOLLOWED BY A VANDENABEELE AND A SON OFF “PREMIUM BOND”. PETE WAIN WAS 3RD ON 1843 WITH A 5YO FRANK SHEADER SOONTJEN COCK, THIS COCK WAS RUNNER UP CHANNEL BIRD OF THE YEAR IN 2013.

FROM FROME, 6 SENT 56 AND PHIL BOURKE WAS 1ST & 4TH ON 2118, 2065, WITH A SVR X VAN DEN PLAS AND A SVR. DAVE JOHNSTON WAS RUNNER UP ON 2082 WITH A CAMPHIUS AND ALAN BRASSINGTON 3RD ON 2081 WITH A JOS THONE COCK.

AT THE NELSON, 7 SENT 69 TO CARENTAN AND MICK HARVEY & SON TOOK THE FIRST THREE ON 1915, 1914, 1892. MR & MRS TREVOR COLLINS & SON WERE 4TH ON 1851. 

FROM FROME, 6 SENT 87 AND MICK HARVEY & SON PROVE HOW VERSATILE THEIR BIRDS ARE BY TAKING 1ST CLUB ON 2032. DAVIS, WRIGHT & SONS WERE 2ND & 3RD ON 2022, 2020, THEIR FIRST A 2YO MUNNS X HESSION VAN REET COCK FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER 2YO COCK, THIS ONE OFF T & D FEARN'S “HIDEAWAY” LINE X WITH ONE OFF GEORGE LITHERLAND'S “TRUE GENT” X MUNNS/HESSION VAN REET. MARTIN HOOGENDYK & CHRIS PARKER WERE 4TH ON 2019.

AT WINSHILL, 5 SENT 28 TO CARENTAN AND JIM & MATT PARKER WERE 1ST & 4TH ON 1819, 1773, THE WINNER WAS A 2YO ALAN BRASSINGTON SYNDICATE LOFT X HUYBRECHTS HEN, FOLLOWED BY A 2YO POUW BROS X HUYBRECHTS HEN. MELV WILLIS WAS 2ND & 3RD ON 1811, 1796 WITH A 2YO WILDIE HEN AND A 5YO JANSENNE HEN.

FROM FROME 8 SENT 100 AND MELV WILLIS TOOK THE FIRST THREE ON 2036, 2034, 2021, ALL WILDEMEERSCH. JIMMY OTTEWELL WAS 4TH ON 2016 WITH A VAN REET COCK.

AT THE SILVER GHOST, 6 SENT 38 TO CARENTAN AND TERRY BUDD WAS 1ST & 2ND ON 1773 WITH A PETE INCKLE COCK AND 1736 WITH A JOS THONE X PETE INCKLE. WOOLLEY & ROGERS WERE 3RD & 4TH ON 1676, 1667, WITH A COOREMAN X SOONTJEN COCK AND A COOREMAN COCK.

FROM FROME, 8 SENT 70 AND MICK WILLIS & FAMILY TOOK THE RED CARD ON 2062 WITH A GRIZZLE COCK. BRIAN DYJAS WAS RUNNER UP ON 2013, RUEBEN HOUGH 3RD ON 2001WITH HIS GOOD 2YO SOONTJEN X SVR X CASSEAR COCK. WOOLLEY & ROGERS WERE 4TH ON 1999 WITH THE “RUNAWAY COCK”.

Terry Budd

ACROSS AT APPLEBY MAGNA, 7 SENT 52 TO CARENTAN AND WALLA BAILEY WAS 1ST ON 1902 WITH A YEARLING HEN OFF THE LATE TOMMY LITHERLAND STOCK, ONLY HAVING HER 3RD RACE. MR & MRS JOHN PASSEY & FAMILY WERE 2ND ON 1844 WITH A VANDENABEELE HEN, ALAN PASSEY & SONS WERE 3RD ON 1830.19 WITH A 4YO KIRKLAND COCK AND GERALD WOOD WAS A WHISKER BEHIND IN 4TH ON 1830.16 WITH A 3YO VAN DEN BOSCHE COCK.

FROM FROME, 6 SENT 43 AND MR & MRS JOHN PASSEY & FAMILY GOT THE WINNER ON 2000 WITH A KIRKLAND FLOR ENGEL COCK. KATH & BILL GRAY WERE 2ND ON 1982 WITH A VANDENABEELE HEN AND GERALD WOOD WAS 3RD & 4TH ON 1965, 1934, WITH A KIRKLAND COCK AND A VAN DEN BOSCHE COCK.

OVER AT HILL RIDWARE,J MADGIN & SON WERE 1ST & 3RD OUT OF CARENTAN ON 1885, 1873, BOTH JANSENNES. MAURICE ELSMORE WAS RUNNER UP ON 1879 WITH A BRIAN MURRAY JANSENNE, AND SPINK & BARKS WERE 4TH ON 1872 WITH A JANSENNE X ALAN WHITE “TANK”.

FROM FROME, YOUNG LAWRENCE McCANN BROKE HIS NOVICE STATUS ON 2070 WITH A JANSENNE.  WELL DONE LOZZA!!! KEN & CATH LYCETT WERE 2ND ON 2051 WITH A VANDENABEELE X SOONTJEN. MAURICE ELSMORE WAS 3RD ON 2042 WITH A SPINK & BARKS JANSENNE AND HICKMAN, MASON & JONES WERE 4TH ON 2041 WITH ONE OFF ALEX STEWART.

AT ETWALL, 7 SENT 49 TO CARENTAN AND PAUL WILLIAMS WAS 1ST & 2ND ON 1855, 1849, WELL DONE PAUL. STEVE BILLINGS WAS 3RD ON 1798 AND A PEACH & SON 4TH ON 1766 WITH AN IAN AXE DELBAR.

FROM FROME, 11 SENT 108 AND MR & MRS CHILDS & SON TOOK TOP SPOT ON 2044, PAUL BURTON 2ND ON 2039, STEVE BILLINGS 3RD ON 2038 AND DAVE WILLIAMS & SON 4TH ON 2037.

AT BIRCH COPPICE, 8 SENT 82 TO CARENTAN AND JOHN GILBERT WAS 1ST & 3RD ON 1868, 1824, BOTH LAMBRECHT COCKS.CLIFF SANDERS WAS RUNNER UP ON 1838 AND NICHOLLS BROS 4TH ON 1819.

FROM FROME 8 SENT 102 AND A STANDING OVATION WAS GIVEN TO D & E ATKINSON ON BREAKING THEIR NOVICE STATUS WITH A ROB HORTON LAMBRECHT ON 2040, CONGRATULATIONS. BRIAN WINSTON WAS 2ND ON 1980 WITH A 5YO MEALY COCK. GERALD THORPE & PARTNER WERE 3RD ON  1974 WITH A 2YO VAN DE RHEE COCK AND THE NICHOLLS BROS WERE 4TH ON 1869.

FINALLY, AT TUTBURY, 5 SENT 46 TO CARENTAN AND F. RICHARDSON & SON WERE WELL CLEAR ON 1902 WITH A MARDON VAN REET X PALLET VAN LINT. PETE & JACKIE COX WERE 2ND ON 1816 WITH AN ANN SMITH VANDENABEELE X ALAN BRASSINGTON, AND P & S HARRISON WERE 3RD & 4TH ON 1725, 1712.

FROM FROME, 11 SENT 127 AND PETE & JACKIE COX WERE 1ST & 2ND CLUB, 1ST & 3RD FED ON 2121, 2084 WITH A VANDENABEELE X ALAN BRASSINGTON WINNING THE NOM, AND A PHIL BOURKE VAN REET. THE IN FORM SHEASBY & WATSON WERE 3RD & 4TH ON 2075, 2074, WITH A VAN REET AND A LES HILL X SYNDICATE LOFTS COCK.

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