Latest News and Announcements

Coutances 2018 Young Bird & Old Hens Race Report

Race Controller Mr Paul Hill wrote “The Coutances 2018 Young Bird & Old Hens were liberated at 8:00 am in a light Easterly wind, of approximately 5 miles per hour, in gloriously clear & bright Normandy French sunshine. Winds for the 2,546 Young Birds & 866 Old Hens were variable from East to South-East with a strength of 6 to 15 miles per hour, with the latter being in the channel but otherwise they should experience a good clean run home to Blighty.

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2019 Auction Sale 2

 Birds on sale from a number of top National race winning fanciers, National average winning fanciers ..

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2019 National Flying Club Auction

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Calendar 2019

Click to see the Race dates for 2019 and the following 9 years as well as key dates in the Club Calendar.

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2018 Coutances YB & OH Winners Report -

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2018 Race 5 Sigogne National Press Officers Report

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Tarbes Press Officer Report 2

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2018 Race 4 Tarbes Grand National Press Report

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Calendar 2019

Click to see the Race dates for 2019 and the following 9 years as well as key dates in the Club Calendar.

Racing Calendar

The dates below are being published for teh benefit and attention of other clubs, their Official, Management Committes amd General Membership so that they can consider when choosing their own dates to avoid clashes with the Natuional Flying Club.

2019 Race Points

Fougeres Messac Ancenis Tarbes (Friday Lib) Sigogne Coutances YB/OH
2019  18th May 1st June  15th June  28th June  20th July  7th September
2020  23rd May 6th June  20th June  3rd July  25th July  5th September
2021  22nd May 5th June  19th June  2nd July  24th July  4th September
2022  21st May 4th June  18th June  1st July  23rd July  3rd September
2023  20th May 3rd June  17th June  30th June  22nd July  2nd September
2024  18th May 1st June  15th June  28th June  20th July  7th September
2025  24th May 7th June  21st June  4th July  26th July  6th September
2026  23rd May 6th June  20th June  3rd July  25th July  5th September
2027  22nd May 5th June  19th June  2nd July  24th July  4th September
2028  20th May 3rd June  17th June  30th June  22nd July  2nd September
2029  19th May 2nd June  16th June  29th June  21st July  1st September

Annual Dinner and Trophy Presentation

The 2019 Annual Dinner and Trophy presentation evening will be held on

Saturday , 30th November

at:

The Holiday Inn, Coventry Road, Birmingham,West Midlands, B26 3QW.

Tel No: 0871 663 9007

www.holdayinn.com

Accomodation should be booked directly with the hotel reservations team, quoting the National Flying Club. Please book early! Rooms must be booked before the end of October to guarantee availability.

Bed and Breakfast Rates £80.00 Single Room, £90.00 Double Room

Car parking is complementary.

Entertainment on the Saturday will be a disco after the presentation together with our usual splendid raffle. Reservations for the trophy presentation dinner on Saturday 30th November will be available at a cost of £36.00 per person. Dress Code - Gentlemen must wear a Jacket and Tie/Suit or Dinner Suit.

Please make your cheques payable for teh presentation dinner to "National Flying Club" and send to Mr. M. MCGrevy, 119 Goldthorpe Green, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, South Yourkshire, S63 9EL. To help the presentation of trophies run smoothly you must include the names of all guests and NFC Code numbers if applicable. Any seating requests and dietary requirments shoudl be advised at the time of requesting your seats from Mr MCGrevy.

Return of Trophies

All trophy winnders are reminded that trophies must be reurned by the

16th August, 2019

to:

Alpha Gifts & Awards (Alpha Trophies Ltd) 23-25 Kingston Road, Taunton,
Somerset, TA2 7SA. Tel. No. (0800) 0355 277 / 01823 288 582

If Section Trophies are not collected from the presentation evening they must be claimed within 28 Days of the presentation, they cannot be claimed thereafter. All trophies claimed within this 28 Day period after the presentation, will incur postage charges. If you have a person collecting a trophy for you please inform the Secretary, before the Presentation evening. 

 

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the National Flying Club will be held at The Alveley Sports & Social Club, Button Hole, Alveley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire,
WV15 6JX. on

Saturday, 7th December, 2019, at 12.00

Tel. No. 01746 780279. noon, prompt. Any member wishing for alteration or addition to the rules,
please give notice in writing by Tuesday 1st October, 2019. Propositions must state the rule to which they refer, with any deletions and the proposed new wording of the rule. If this is not included a proposition could be ruled out of order.