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The premier organisation for pigeon racing in the UK

Today pigeon racing is a sport for the whole family in a highly social environment. It combines animal husbandry with the natural desire for competition. Electronic Timing Systems and One Loft Races have brought this popular sport into the 21st Century. Find out more…

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Vote for your favourite carrier pigeon message – result

Our friends at Henry Bragg sent us an appeal to pass on to our members: exhibition visitors at Interface with Neo Artists were asked to write or draw the last message from their mobile device and pin to the gallery wall. Henry Bragg whittled it down to the chosen few below and asked our members to […]

RPRA Chief Executive on Pigeon Radio Australia

RPRA Chief Executive, Ian Evans, yesterday spoke at length to Pigeon Radio Australia. They discussed the work the RPRA has carried out in promoting the sport in schools, the recent parliament pigeon race, and the future of the sport in general. Click on the image to go to the podcast of the show (and forward […]

Open Race from Ypres to Commemorate WW1 Centenary

On Saturday 14th July, the RPRA Cumbria Region will be commemorating the centenary of World War 1 with an Open Race from Ypres. Pigeon fanciers within the Cumbria Region want to recognise the sacrifice that the armed forces took in the First World War and the bravery of the homing pigeons involved. Carrier pigeons played […]