This year’s One Loft Young Birds final race will take place on Sunday 7th September (weather permitting) from St Boswell’s – a distance of 245 miles 1597 yards. All visitors are welcome. The address for the One Loft is Rye Street, Birtsmorton, Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6AS. If you are planning on attending, One Loft Manager [...]
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See how to order discounted 2015 Rings, but please note: these orders will be taken by post only. Download the application form here.
A clip from a BBC Earth ‘Extraordinary Animals’ programme on how homing pigeons get home.
RPRA member Pete Bowerman spoke to BBC Radio Oxford’s Phil Gayle on the Breakfast Show on Friday 29th August about pigeon racing, and in particular raptor attacks. Listen to the two clips below. BBC Radio Oxford Clip 1 BBC Radio Oxford Clip 2