Update on Hotspot 4 Kildare

We have had 33 more returned today making our total to date 148 . There have been evidence of a raptor strike in 4 of todays returnees and we have had quite a few reported from Waterford ,Wexford ,Wicklow ,Dublin , Armagh ,Newry  and Dromore suggesting that the peregrine has had a go at them .Sean would like to thank Bridget McCrudden , Fran Cullen , Dave Ward , Rose Mulholland , Willie Reynolds and Jim Branniff   for all their help in retrieving these reported birds .
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Hotspot 4 Kildare Report

Sorry we have to report we have had a disaster today with only 115 youngsters home from todays entry of 363 .  We expected the birds around the 3 hr mark, but  it was another 40 minutes before the first ones arrived and we suspected that this was going to turn out bad . We do not know what happened and  as the convoyer said it was good at liberation ,with the birds clearing immediately and heading north . We also have saw no evidence of a raptor strike in any of the returning birds . Did they clash with
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Birds Not Going To Hotspot Four

  These are the birds not going to Hotspot Four,Due to late returns plus hurt birds WHU 16 R 06013 IHU 16 S 42480 GB 16 V 39845 GB 16 C 21843 GB 16 C 27336 GB 16 N 53045 GB 16 C 20966 GB 16 L 24588 GB 16 N 65810 GB 16 C 20440 GB 15 V 24952 GB 16 H 17458 IHU 16 S 136772 GB 16 Z 61063 GB 16 D 22330 GB 16 C 20105 IHU 16 S 051615 GB 16 Z 31222 IHU 16 S 053043 GB 16 Z 31234        
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Hotspot 4 Kildare

Forecast is very favourable for Sunday and we will be in Kildare 137 miles for our fourth hotspot .  We welcome all those who wish to attend to come along and enjoy the barbecue and craic . A basket list will be posted on our training & basket page tomorrow evening . Good luck to all .
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Hotspot 3 report and congratulations

Winners of hotspot 3 was the syndicate of Maggies Dream Team , headed by the Small sisters – Margaret & Marlene. T he winning  bird was purchased at a charity sale earlier in the season , gifted by top racing partnership of R & R Kemp ,Kingswood . Head of the partnership , the late Bobby Kemp , promised the girls something special and true to his word  he bred Bobbies Dream their hotspot 3 winner .  No doubt Bobby is looking down and keeping an eye on their latest top performer . Margaret & Marlene would like to thank
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Update

At the close of day on Hotspot three there was 351,   I will update at noon tomorrow.Sleep well Yours In Sport Sean
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