Glennys Note 19th July
news with Glenny
Hi everyone the fellside members have sent to Huntingdon this week along with the Solway federation ; about 207 miles away from my place ; I managed to send a couple just for a bit of interest ; on Sunday the Brampton flyers are to commence training off there trailer ; the hard working secretary Nigel Webster is taking them ; and does a good job to’ so I will send a few training as well ; Good luck to the Copeland NWPA members who are sending this week to Portland ‘’ the Brampton and Dist. result from Huntingdon was 1st to Simpson bros with a widowhood cock which also won the Newark race ‘ has to be old bird champion for this year so well done to them 2nd 3rd 4th to S J Bell the ever consistent flyers of Steve and his father john . full result to follow ‘ the Dark hen pictured is a champion breeder for Ian Holdsworth of Yorkshire she is called Rosie and has bred 11 winners of the famous Lambrecht strain the blue cock is a Leo Herman’s with his two y/birds also a Ian Holdsworth pigeon ‘ thanks to old pal Ian for sending pictures ‘ I myself sent two to Huntingdon got them both back in reasonable time so well pleased ‘ also pictured this week is one of our a I w medals. Brampton and Dist. Huntingdon 18/7/20 lib 7-30-00 am 6 sent 41 birds l s w w 1st to Simpson bros with a blue pied widowhood cock on 1163 for its second first this season ' 2nd 3rd 4th to S J Bell with on 1158 -1151-1145 with a blue hen then a blue cock and a chequer cock 5th to G N Webster on 1135 6th Simpson bros on 1120 7th J J Simpson on 1064 8th L McCluskey on 939 then tail ender S Glencross on 900 some members of both the Irthing valley and the Brampton and Dist. got all there birds back members were saying .
Good luck Glenny
pictured this time of Ray Simpson of the Simpson bros winners of this week’s race beside S Bell who was second third fourth at this race from Huntingdon ; Simpson bros pigeon also won from Newark this season .