Item title reads - 10,000 pigeons. "The feathered field" for Welsh Pigeon Derby released in Stadium Ground, Wembley.
M/S of cases of pigeons lined up in Wembley Stadium, ladies and men pour water into the trays on the front of the cases. M/S of them stacking up the cases and unfastening them....
Pigeons being released from their cages only to return after a nice long flight.
Men go clay pigeon shooting in a forest clearing.
45,000 pigeons are released to fly north.
Good footage of 17,000 homing pigeons being released from their baskets in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.
Hundreds of racing pigeons are released in Bournemouth, Dorset.
Good footage of the Middle East Pigeon Service, carrying a coded message back to HQ.
Good material covering the start of a pigeon race in Scotland.
Footage of racing pigeons being fed prior to race.