Saturday 5th May and the Burton & South Derbyshire Federation got their pigeons away at Frome at 11-00 in a light east south east wind. In the Brackens South Road Flying Club taking the first two positions was Jason & Karen Phillips who's grizzle yearling cock was well out in front doing 1638.This pigeon was bred by Fred Stevenson and topped the fed as a youngster. This was followed by a red Cheq doing 1622 which was bred by Spinks & Barks. In third and fourth positions was Brian & Andrea Dyjas with a three year old blue cock doing 1563 and a yearling pied cock doing 1503.
Jason & Karen Phillips Brackrens South Road Flying Club winners.
In Etwall & District Flying Club Alan & Liz Houldsworth made it a clean sweep taking the first four positions. Their winner was a yearling blue pied cock doing 1613 followed by a yearling blue hen doing 1611 then a yearling blue cock doing 1605 then a two year old blue pied hen doing 1604.
Alan & Liz Houldsworth Etwall & District Flying Club Winners.
In Ilkeston Bulls Head Flying Club the in form loft of John & Pamela Dowd continue to dominate taking three of the first four positions. Their winner was a four year old Cheq cock doing 1610 which was out of his Shane Langton pigeons followed by a two year old blue cock doing 1609 then a yearling blue hen doing 1589.5. In third position was Roger & Mark Duffield doing 1589.7.
John & Pamela Dowd Ilkeston Bulls Head Flying Club winners.
In Osmaston Park Homing Society Mick Stone takes the red card with a yearling blue cock doing 1607 followed by a two year old blue cock doing 1579 to take fourth. In second position was S & H W Hall with a yearling blue pied hen doing 1587 with Mick Fearn in third with a three year old blue cock doing 1584.
Mick Stone Osmaston Park Homing Society winner.
The Derby Burton & District South Road Federation were at Marlborough and got the pigeons away at 08-15 in a light south east wind. In Derby Premier Paul & Lynda Todd made it a clean sweep taking the first four positions doing 1611.9,1611.6,1610.9 & 1610.7. Their winner was a three year old Cheq hen followed by a two year old blue cock then a yearling Cheq cock and a yearling blue hen.
Paul & Lynda Todd Derby Premier Flying Club winners.
In Kilburn Welfare Ken Foulkes took the top two positions with a yearling dark cock doing 1602 taking the red card followed by a two year old blue hen doing 1596.In third & Fourth positions was Tom Bannister with two yearling Cheq cocks doing 1589 & 1581.