Lest we forget; BICC World War One Commemoration Race from Poitiers
Gareth and Stuart Treharne, Nantyglo. Second BICC Win of the season!
On the morning of the 15th of June 2014, John Tyerman, the race controller for the British International Championship Club released the following statement; “The 1,934 BICC Poitiers National pigeons have been released at 6.00 am, this morning into blue skies and sunshine. The wind was light north easterly and the pigeons cleared well. The Winds in France remain light north easterly and the English Channel is clearing after overnight storms in the Sussex area. Overall it will be a testing fly into the North East wind and there is some shower activity forecast for parts of the UK during the day” Continue reading British International Championship Club “Poitiers” 14th June 2014