Biggers are better than rest of Section C in national pigeon race

Colin Hayes,  Ballyclare & Dist, with the loft's weekend winner. INLT 23-630-CON
Colin Hayes, Ballyclare & Dist, with the loft's weekend winner. INLT 23-630-CON

Eastway pigeon racing partnership D & J Campbell & Bigger topped Section C and were fifth Open in the NIPA old bird race from Talbenny.

East Antrim club results:

Ballyclare: 1st, Mr & Mrs C Hayes 1211; 2nd, TH Gibson 1196; 3rd, G & R Lawrie 1193.

Carrick & Dist : 1st, 5th, Elliott Bros 1203, 1167; 2nd, M Owens 1196; 3rd, W Degnan & T McKee 1183.

Carrick Social: 1st, D & J Armstrong & Son 1187; 2nd, J Millar & Son 1184; 3rd, R McMurtry & Dtr 1159.

Doagh & Dist HPS: 1st, 2nd, B & M Gilmore; 3rd, 4th, Mr & Mrs B McNeilly 1202, 1178.

Eastway: 1st, 4th, D & J Campbell & Bigger 1253, 1219; 2nd, 3rd, 5th, Whiteside Bros 1242, 1222, 1217.

Glenarm & Dist HPS: 1st, O O’Neill & Son 1129; 2nd, 3rd, 4th, McMullan Bros 1102, 1101, 1088.

Horseshoe : 1st, B Smyth 1209; 2nd, K & F Hagans 1182; 3rd, 4th, Rea & Magill 1172, 1161.

Kingsmoss: 1st, 5th, Knowles & Hill 1204, 1168; 2nd, N Sharpe 1183; 3rd J & S Graham 1175.

Larne & Dist: 1st, 3rd, L & S O’Neill & Sons 1212, 1197; 2nd, Crawford & Robinson, 1199.

Ligoniel & Dist: 1st, J Watt 1234; 2nd, J Smyth 1232; 3rd, S Maginty 1231.