Peterborough returns

EARLSTON & DISTRICT

EIGHT members of the club sent 121 birds to Peterborough (race sponsor The Dryburgh Arms), liberated at 8.20am into a south-west wind.

Results: 1, 5, 6, A. Simpson 1184.46; 2, 3 I. Gray 1184.33; 4, W. Gray & Son 1134.30; 7, B. Shackleton 1070.94; 8, S. Hardie & sons 1021.76; 9, S. Martin 996.35; 10, A. Bain 996.11.

GALASHIELS

NINE members sent 103 pigeons to Peterborough, a distance of 235 miles.

Results: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Douglas & Spearman 1172.411; 9, J. J. Ramage 1107.888; 10, J. Wyper 1093.793.