Thirsk and Ripon returns

EARLSTON

MEMBERS sent birds to Thirsk (race sponsor The Trophy Guy). Result: 1, 4, I. Gray 1257.10; 2, W. Gray and Son 1246.10; 3, 6, A. Bain 1198.63; 5, 7, 8, A. Simpson 1114.57; 9, 12, S. Hardie & Sons 1091.75; 10, 13, S. Martin 1049.18; 11, B. Shackleton 1043.65.

GALASHIELS

FOURTEEN members sent 105 pigeons to Thirsk, a distance of 112 miles.

Result: 1, 3, J. Douglas 1238.641; 2, G. Whitehead & Son 1172.333; 4, 7, 8, 9, W. Henderson 1140.027; 5, K. Lawrie 1139.553; 6, B. Dixon 1119.919; 10, A. Lindores 1091.209.

JEDBURGH

FOUR members sent 43 birds to Thirsk, a distance of 98 miles.

Result: 1, 3, 5, T. Wilson 1204.535; 2, 6, J. G. and S. Brown 1151.520; 5. F. Taylor 977.057

LANGHOLM

The club raced the birds over 93 miles from Ripon in a light south-west wind.

Result: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, D. Nordon 1136.432; 6, 7, 8 A. Henderson 1001.919.