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The N.E.H.U race from Melton Mowbray 21/4/2012 was won by Peel bros of South Shields, they took 1st club 1st fed, also taking 2nd and 4th club and 15 of the 25 birds clocked in the club......well done Peel brothers.
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PostSubject: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 9:30 am

I will start the ball rolling this week as we basket on a Thursday now. (A pain I know, but ...)

We have TWO races again this week:-

First Real Young Bird Race - from Nort-sur-Erdre

Old Bird Race from Poitiers

If the wind stays in the same direction, it should be a good race as the wind will be on their noses (Or 'On the Beak' as they say here)

Yesterday, we took our y/b's to very near the lib point for Saturday's race - it is 97 km (or about 63 miles) and with a strong-ish wind in their faces, 18 out of 22 birds made it back in 93 mins. Which I think is OK as they had never been there before. The other 4 came about 5 mins later, in bits and bobs.

What about you guys - what are you up to?

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PostSubject: Re: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 3:24 pm

basket tonight fourges for us
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PostSubject: Re: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 5:11 pm

We're at Wetherby this week but it looks like it will be a holdover to me.
I've been on holiday, my mates looked after them. So I don't expect anything from them this week, but trained the hens 24 miles yesterday and the cocks 21 miles today as a livener.
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PostSubject: Re: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 5:16 pm

already heard Staffordshire going sunday,
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PostSubject: Re: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:16 pm

we are at chesterfield 130 miles but weather don't look good at all for sat or sun am...we had a 40 mile toss on Wednesday good luck to all racing
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PostSubject: Re: A Day at the Races - this week's racing    Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:30 pm

Our lot has cancelled this weekends racing from Swindon, a comeback race for us, so it's Newbury the following week
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