News Articles


The future of pigeon racing?

Posted on June 27th, 2017

The Yorkshire Post looks at the future of pigeon racing, including an interview with fancier Simon Schofield who discusses the impact of raptor attacks. Read the article.        

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BBC Look North on Raptors

Posted on June 2nd, 2017

BBC Look North (Yorkshire) asks: “Is a growing population of birds of prey in Yorkshire’s cities putting the future of pigeon racing under threat?” See the related article on the BBC website.  

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Raptor Alliance Update September 2016

Posted on September 30th, 2016

Work continues primarily in anticipation of DEFRA‚Äôs decision on the Law commission review and recommendation on the 1981 Wildlife act with a decision due shortly. The recent McMourn (National Gamekeepers Organisation) case has had profound…

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Audited Raptor Alliance Accounts 2015

Posted on June 23rd, 2016

You may download a copy of the audited Raptor Alliance accounts for 2015 by clicking on the link below. Raptor Alliance Accounts 2015      

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Raptor Alliance Key Update May 2016

Posted on May 6th, 2016

Click on the image above to read the latest key update from the Raptor Alliance. A downloadable copy of the Alliance’s lobby card is available here.  

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