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2018 NRCC Day of the Champions

Come along next Saturday to the Springfields and join in with the NRCC at the 2018 Day of Champions.

The event is held in purpose built exhibition hall some 972 sq.metre and is one of the largest facilities in the region is situated in the market town of Spalding in Lincolnshire.

 The event venue offers some thing for every one from a garden centre with restaurant and a shopping village with 55 Outlet stores situated next to the Centre. There is a 43 bedroom Travelodge hotel on the Springfields site and The Kitchen Pub restaurant.

Access is nice and easy;

FROM THE NORTH Turn off the A1 at Newark and follow the A17, at Sutterton follow the A16 to Spalding. Follow the brown signs to Springfields

FROM THE SOUTH Turn off the A1 at Stamford and take the A16 East to Spalding. Follow the brown signs to Springfields

BY CAR If you are travelling using a satellite navigation system our Sat Nav postcode is PE12 6EU

.BY RAIL East Coast Mainline to Peterborough. Direct connection to Spalding, approximately 20 mins.

BY BUS A bus service operates to and from Spalding. For details of timetable please contact Springfields on 01775 760909 or call 01553 776980 (Norfolk Green

So what of the day itself, well all of our sponsors are represented with their trade stands giving you the opportunity to stock up on the products you need for that winter breeding program.

These include Unikon, Belgica UK, PJ Lofts, Bamfords Top Flight, Pigeon Sport, Racing Pigeon, Boddy & Ridewood, Pigeon Botanicals plus fanciers offering quality stock.

There is also the opportunity to view all of the 2018 section and Open winners, including the 2018 Kings Cup Winner.

An auction of top birds offered by some of the finest NRCC fanciers will be held at 11:30am and the sales list will be online on Saturday for you to view.

Donors include, Perry & Gardner 1st Open Lerwick, 1st Open YB & OH Berwick this year, Carl Upsall and G.Son Reece 1st Open Thurso, Mr Mrs Guilford 2 x 1st Open Perth, Brian Garnham 1st Open Lerwick, Ivan Richj 1st Open Lerwick & Thurso, T Winterton 1st Open Perth & twice 2nd Open Lerwick, Ray Knight 2 x 1st Open Berwick, Mr & Mrs Skinner 3 x 1st Open NRCC, B Nuttal & GSon 2 x 1st Open NRCC, John Rumney champion long distance race from the north east, plus a host of other birds, call back on Sunday and feast your eyes on what will be up for grabs

Peter Bennett the clubs official photographer will also be in attendance to photograph any birds that you wish to have done.

For the first time this year we will also be hosting an auction form outside for Fongall Lofts, this sale is a bereavement sale and rest assured there are some excellent birds being offered.

All proceeds from the event goes back to the club so if you are a member you have every reason to come along and while you are coming bring a friend, if you are not a member then you are most welcome to come along to the friendliest event by the fancy for the fancy!