The Northern Roller Club

Affiliated to the NPA

 

STIRLING SHOW

 Best Young Bird:-   Thomas McGowans's Show Roller cock

Best Show Roller:-   H&S Burke with a red and white hen.

Best Flying Roller:-  K Nichol.

 

Scottish Flying Breed Club Stirling Nov 2008

 

John Weirs classes

 

Show Rollers

 

A great show, well run by Kenny Nicoll and his many friends. Nice venue and friendly people. The turnip soup was very tasty and the resulting turbo effect got me home quicker

 

Red and white adult cock (3)

 

1                    Burke, red bald, good frontal nice type

2                    Burke, red badge, good frontal

3                    McGowan, red w/f, bit big, lacks facial width

 

 Adult hen (3)

 

1                    Burke, red bald , lovely type, plenty back skull, NPA, best roller

2                    Burke, red bald, typey and very good condition

3                    Nicoll, bald,good condition, lacks frontal

 

 2008 (1)

 

1                    Nicoll, red white tail, fit, narrow face

 

 

Blue/black and white adult cock (2)

 

1                    Nicoll, cheq badge, good head but big bird

2                    Burke, cheq w/f,  fit, too big

 

Adult hen (1)

 

1                    Nicholl, good condition, narrow face

 

2008 (4)

 

1                    McGowan, dark cheq w/f cock, handsome bird, NPA  best young roller

2                    Jennings, w/f hen, sweet but fine

3                    Black, badge cock,narrow face

 

Bronze and white adult cock (3)

 

1                    Nicoll, badge,nice type and expression NPA

2                    Burke, badge, good neck,long

3                    Black, bald, typey, needs more back skull

 

Adult hen (5)

 

1                    McGowan, bald, powerful

2                    Nicoll, nice type

3                    McGowan, bald, lovely body and feather

 

2008 (2)

 

1                    Black, bronze badge, typey

2                    2    Nicoll, w/f

 

Bar Adult Cock (2)

 

1                    Burke, blue bar bald, nice bird

2                    Nicoll, white flight

 

Adult hen (4)

 

1                    Burke, blue bald, good head and expression, NPA

2                    McGowan, mealy badge, nice type hen

3                    Burke, very powerful, stock type

 

2008 (2)

 

1                    Burke, blue badge cock, nice type

2                    Nicoll, white flight, very fit

 

 

Self Adult Cock (2)

 

1                    Nicoll, red cheq

2                    McGowan, red cheq, good head but long

 

2008 (1)

 

1                    Nicoll, red, nice size, needs more head NPA

 

A.O.C. Adult (1)

 

1                    Burke, Yellow, nice condition, NPA

 

2008 (1)

 

1                    Nicoll, yellow cheq, big

 

Tort Adult Cock (3)

 

 

1                    Burke, dark tort, powerful but big, NPA

2                    Burke, light tort, again too big

3                    Nicoll, nice size but lacks head and beak setting

 

Adult Hen (3)

 

1                    Burke, very good feather and neck, lacks expression NPA

2                    McGowan, bald, good neck and feather, again lacks expression

3                    McGowan, bald, fit with good feather

 

2008 (2)

 

1                    Black,

2                    Burke

 

 

Flying Rollers odd eye classes

 

Adult (5)

 

1                    Carrie, blue bellneck, very fit nice hard body

2                    Carrie, mealy bellneck, slightly long but fit

3                    McCool, griz pied, nice size, soiled

 

2008 (7)

 

1                    Fowler, dark blue cheq badge, perfect size, nice and small

2                    Muir, blue badge, good condition but big

3                    Muir, red cheq badge

 

Almost all the flyers where in very good condition         

 

 

 

Henry & Sue Burke

 

Thomas McGowan