Thirsk and Sharnock Richard returns

EARLSTON AND DISTRICT

NINE members sent 206 birds to the DR Bruce-sponsored Thirsk race, liberated at 7.50am into a light north wind.

Results: 1, 4, K. Heppingstall 1140.65; 2, S. Hardie & Sons 1139.12; 3, 6, 7, A. Simpson 1116.72; 5, S. Martin 1097.21; 8, 9, W. Gray & Son 1073.86; 10, I. Gray 1066.62.

GALASHIELS

FOURTEEN members sent 234 pigeons to Thirsk – a distance of 112 miles.

Results: 1, 5, Douglas and Spearman 1114.615; 2, 3, J. Douglas 1114.033; 4, J. Wyper 1077.603; 6, 7, B. Dixon 1065.938; 8, 10, T. Klasicki 1042.485; 9, JJ. Ramage 1041.805.

JEDBURGH

FIVE members sent 89 pigeons to Thirsk – a distance of 98 miles.

Results: 1, 2, T. Wilson 1048.249; 3, 5, J. & S. Brown 1002.194; 4, 6, 7, 9, F. Taylor 909.177; 8, A & L Minto 818.800.

LANGHOLM

THE club liberated 71 birds in a north east wind from Sharnock Richards.

Results: 1, 2, 3, D. Nordon 1242.014; 4, 5, 6, A. Henderson 1140.462.