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One Loft Race Winner- Alan Richardson

One Loft Race Winner- Alan Richardson

First I would like to say a big thank you to everybody who has contacted me with congratulations after winning the race which even now I cannot believe I have won. I have been involved with pigeons most of my life for 25 years with the man who first got me into pigeon racing Jim […]

A fantastic afternoon at St Peters Catholic primary school- Birmingham

 A big thank you to year 3 at St Peters Catholic primary school in Birmingham for welcoming us to their school this afternoon. They were very well behaved, and asked great questions about pigeons and pigeons in war. General Manager, Stewart Wardrop and I ( Jade) were very impressed with the origami pigeons they had made before our arrival. […]

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BBC cornwall- radio interview with Dave Stuart &Terry Mallet

BBC cornwall recently pre-recorded an interview with Dave Stuart and a live phone interview with Terry Mallet. This featured on the morning show yesterday (29th July) To listen please click the following links- we’ve had to put them into two files, as they were rather large!       Part One: http://bit.ly/1cj8ZTd Part Two: http://bit.ly/1cj96y6

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Office Buddy- Pigeon name competition WINNERS!

Massive congratulations, and of course a big thank you too- to St Pauls Primary School in Gloucester for helping us name our office buddy… Flash T. Rocket! The winners are from Miss Price’s class (Emerald class) Enjoy the chocolates! We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who took part!  

Fancy That!

The tale of three generations flying high in the world of pigeon fancying with help- Due to be Broadcast on 20th August @ 6:30pm. The documentary tells the story of Matthew and 16-year-old Joseph Hughes, a father and son who have a passion for pigeons. For more inf0 click here. You can also follow the making of the […]

One Loft Pigeon found in Cuxhaven, Germany

One of our One Loft Pigeons has been found in Germany after liberating from our final Hot Spot Race in Fraserburgh in the north of Scotland on Friday 14th June! Luckily it landed in a pigeon fancier’s garden, where it’s being looked after with food and water before heading back to complete the race.   […]


Winkie, the carrier pigeon was on an RAF Beaufort Bomber when it crashed in the North Sea on 23rd February 1942. She was set free and flew 120 miles home to Broughty Ferry, sparking a desperate search and rescue mission. The Bomber crew owed their lives to Winkie’s heroic flight. She is really popular and has […]

Pigeon Sale Yields World Record for Feathered Bolt

Flying high above Europe’s economic crisis, a local lightning-fast pigeon called Bolt became the world’s most expensive racing bird when his Belgian breeder sold it for 310,000 euros (roughly £264,301.66) to a Chinese businessman. One-year-old Bolt, named after the Jamaican Olympic superstar sprinter Usain Bolt, and with an outstanding pedigree of proven champions to match, […]