Latest round-up of local pigeons in Corrin

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Best bird locally at the weekend was in Rasharkin & District where Harold Cubitt recorded 1st Club doing velocity 1680, Lynn Neill was best in Ballymoney (1659) and J L Madden topped the Coleraine Premier on (1658) for the second week.

This weekend the NIPA birds are in Pilmore Beach to be followed by Rosscarbery Inl Nat on Saturday 23rd May.

Ballymoney & Coleraine Clubs Corrin

Rasharkin & District 12/247 – H Cubitt 1680, T Kaczynski 1667, Steele & McNeill 1655, A C & T Tweed 1645, W McFetridge 1644, 1643, T Kaczynski 1634, J & D Surgenor 1626, W & J McLean 1618, 1617. Harold Cubitt wins from Corrin timing his Blue yearling cock at 15.41hrs for the 211 mile fly. Danny Dixon: 647.734, 1647.495, 1633.525, 1632.587.

Ballymoney HPS 22/695 – L Neill 1659, J Hutchinson & Son 1656, D Dixon 1647, 1647, J Hutchinson & Son 1645, J McDowell & Sons 1643, D & G McMullan 1629, A Gage 1629, D Devenney 1626, A & M Boyle 1621. Lynn Neill times a blue Dirk Van Dyck to win Corrin and make it two wins out of four, this three year old hen was a gift bird from Brown & Stewart.

Ballymoney West Combine 11/263 – L Neill 1659, J Hutchinson & Son 1656, J McDowell & Sons 1643, J McConaghie 1584, W Blair 1562, D Gage 1550, Curry & Gilmore 1525, Brown & Stewart 1515, D Laverty 1512. Lynn Neill wins this week’s race from Corrin with a Blue 3 year old van Dyke hen a gift bird from club mates Brown & Stewart from their direct Van Dykes.

Coleraine Premier – J L Madden 1658, 1658, Hanson & Harpur 1653.

Dervock RPS 7/291 – J Hutchinson & Son 1656, 1645, D & G McMullan 1629, D Devenney 1626, A & M Boyle 1621, 1615, S Laverty 1578, D & H Stuart 1577, 1569, S Laverty 1565. Windsor Social 20/378 – K Glass 1610, 1601, B & R Watton 1600, 1593, 1592, W & W Murdock 1588, R McCandless 1575, R McCook 1573, K Glass 1559, R McCann 1554. Congratulations to Kenny Glass on winning 1st and 2nd club this week and also a very good performance by Blaine and Robert Watton in taking the next 3 positions.

Mid Antrim Combine Corrin 106/2558 – A Darragh 1699, A Darragh 1698, Scott & Clements 1698, Scott & Clements 1697, A Darragh 1695, A Darragh 1694, M/M Sempey 1691, Surgenor Bros 1682, H Cubitt Rasharkin 1680,