Artist and author Simon Manby, of Ashbourne in Derbyshire, has been inspired to write a children’s book – called ‘Albert’s Holiday’ – following a visit from a stray racing pigeon. Read the full story on the Ashbourne News Telegraph website.
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Contrary to rumour currently doing the rounds the BHW Show of the Year WILL be returning to the Winter Gardens at Blackpool next year! The dates of next year’s event are Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th January 2016. Clarification is required with regard to the article published in the Blackpool Gazette last week regarding a new [...]
The British Homing World Show of the Year 2015 – the largest gathering of pigeon fanciers in Great Britain – took place over the weekend 17th/18th January at The Winter Gardens, Blackpool. 15,000 visitors came to see the more than 2000 racing pigeons and 1000 fancy pigeons on display, and more than 100 trade stands [...]