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LeachFamily 200Leach Brothers of Hebden Bridge- Major Stock Release & Select 2018 YBs
“After much thought and deliberation, we have made the very tough decision to part with the following proven breeders alongside our 2018 draught of quality select youngsters. Such is our confidence in these fantastic proven winning lines that we are hopeful the new generation of direct children and retired racers that are to be retained by ourselves will continue to reward us with the enjoyment of success that we and other fanciers have achieved with their progeny in recent seasons. Good luck to all prospective buyers” Adrian Leach.

Auction Starts 20th December - Ends 6th January

On auction are 61 birds plus 8 FREE to go with Lots 1 – 8. These 8 birds are Leach Brothers foundation breeders and are being offered FREE due to their age but were fully fertile in 2018.

Leach Brothers 2017/18 Results listed below including 16 x 1st Club & 14 x 1st Federation
22nd April 2017 Cheltenham, L.F. H.S 1,2,4,5 Club 249 birds - 1,2,4,5 P.V. Federation 1,066 birds.
29th April 2017 Windrush L.F H.S 1st Club 212 birds - 2nd P.V.Federation 1002 birds.
29th April 2017 Windrush K.D H.S 1,2,4,7 Club 389 birds - 1,4 P.V.Federation 1002 birds.
7th May 2017 Hullavington K.D H.S 1,2,3,4 Club 296 birds - 1,2,3,5, P.V. Federation.
13th May 2017 Poole L. F H.S 2nd Club 175 birds - 7th P.V. Federation 763birds.
13th May 2017 Poole K.D H.S 2nd Club 313 birds - 8th P.V. Federation 763 birds.
20th May 2017 Cheltenham K.D H.S 1,2,7,8 Club 257 birds - 2,3,8,9, P.V. Federation 824 birds.
3rd June 2017 Chelt, Tod H.S 1,2,3,6,7 Club 275 birds - 1,2,3, S.E.L Fed 394 birds - 8,9,11 Amal 1404 birds.
17th June 2017 Cheltenham Tod H.S, 2,3,5 Club 225 birds.
1st July 2017 Cheltenham Tod H.S 1,2,3 Club 135 birds - 1,2,3, S.E.L Fed 211b - 1,2,3, Border Amal 756b.
1st July 2017 Cheltenham K.D H.S 1,2 Club 218 birds - 1,7, P.V. Federation 618 birds (Only entered 2 birds)
26th August 2017 Cheltenham K.D H.S 1,2,7,10 Club 376 birds - 28th P.V. Federation 920 birds.
Todmorden H.S. Hosted the very prestige’s B/B & GR race which was flown on 28/08/17 from Poole, this was
a separate liberation with 463 B/B & GR birds being liberated together.
B/B Race 39 members sent 121 birds Leach Brothers won the following positions, 2,4,5,7,9,11.
GR Race 52 members sent 342 birds Leach Brothers were 4,14,20 winning £3,000 + in the two competitions.

MNFC Results 2017.
Coutances OB 3rd & 7th NC Section 305 birds - 305th & 449th Open 8,903 birds.
Fougares OB 6th & 10th NC Section 292 birds - 292nd & 420th Open 8,122 birds.
Ancenis OB 3rd, 8th, 13th Section 146 birds - 78th, 152nd, 205th Open 4,331 birds.
1st, 4th, 5th Ace Pigeons Middle Distance in the NC Section.
6th, 68th, 73rd Ace Pigeons Middle Distance in the Open.
7th April 2018 Stafford K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4 Club 167 birds - 1,2,3,4 P.V. Federation 377 birds.
14th April 2018 Warwick K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4 Club 316 birds - 1,2,3,4 P.V. Federation 625 birds.
21st April 2018 Cheltenham K.D.H.S 2,3,4,5 club 356b, 3,6,7,9 P.V.Fed 1032 birds.
29th April 2018 Stafford K.D.H.S 1,5 Club 300 birds - 2,24 P.V.Fed 698 birds.
5th May 2018 Hullavington K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4 Club 373 birds - 1,2,3,4 P.V. Federation 893 birds.
12th May 2018 Poole Championship Race K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,10,12 Club 276 birds - 1,2,7,11,27 Fed 646b.
19th May 2018 Windrush K.D.H.S 1,2,3,5 Club 286 birds - 1,2,3,6, P.V. Federation 749 birds.
26th May 2018 Falais K.D.H.S 3,5 club 85b, 5,8 P.V.Fed 232 birds.
16th June 2018 Cheltenham K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4 Club - 1,2,3,4 P.V. Federation 605 birds.
30th June 2018 Cheltenham K.D.H.S 1,2,3,4 Club - 1,2,3,4 P.V. Federation 563 birds.
9th Sept 2017 Poole Champ Race K.D.H.S, 1,2,3,4,6 club 192 birds, 14,15,17,18,23, P.V.fed 592 birds.
2nd sect Bordeaux MNFC 92nd open 911 birds.

10th sect 390th open MNFC Carentan 5,481 birds.
6th sect Vire MNFC 527th open 4,095 birds.
4th Todmorden BB £200

Below is are some of the lofts winning with Leach Bros bloodlines at Club, Fed, Amal & Combine level.

Martindale & Lawman winner of 4 x 1st West Cumbria Amals 2017. The partnership of Martindale & Lawman had a fantastic 2017 season following on from a very good 2016 season. Flying a strong team of Leach Bros birds, they topped the West Cumbria Amal 4 weeks on the trot (a new Amal record), they broke the Club points record being top points winners, winning prizes with 24 different birds bred from Leach Bros bloodlines. Listed are their top 5 results for 2017.
2nd Fed 2,151 birds with a G dtr of 
The 51 Hen beaten by loft mate.
1st Amal 1,471 birds, G.son Syndicate Cock.
1st Amal 2,197 birds 
G.son Syndicate Cock.
1st Fed 1,085 birds, 1st Amal 1,703 birds, G.son of Achilles x Lady Lecter.

Joint 1st fed 867 birds, Joint 1st Amal 1,302 birds, G.son of Achilles.
These fantastic results were all crowned 
of with Martindale & Lawman winning The Cumbria and Scotland R.P.R.A. region award OB inland winner with a G.G.child of the following birds, Syndicate Cock, Magician, Macaloney Cock, and Caprice.
Sayers Bros winner of 2nd NEHU 26,064 birds
Naylor,Son,& Richardson winner of 1st UNC Riems 3,265 birds
Juan Castello & Family winner of  12 x 1st out of their 22x1st W Y Feds  in 3 seasons with Leach Bros bloodlines.
Darren Perry winner of 1st Sect NRCC 434b,1st open NRCC 1,257b, Berwick 2018
Mike Stevenson winner of 3rd Sect 737b MNFC Carentan, 29th Open 5,481birds
Andrew Mcfenton, Nelson & Ramm, Ian Brown, Wayne Cross, A&B Halstead, Kevin Henstock,
Paul Finny & son, Sharp,Cummin, & Durning, Steve Mauger, Joe Geogegan, Kevin Batch,
Mr& Mrs Bob Moore, Phil Harrod.
All of the above fanciers reported winners in 2017/18 seasons

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