All Lines shown on the map are approximate and
distances quoted are from Barcelona.
Section A - West of Longitude 0-50W and up to 700 miles.
Section B - West of Longitude 1-45W and up to 700 miles.
Section G - East of Longitude 0-50W and up to 700miles
Section C - West of Longitude 1-30W and up to 800 miles
Section D - East of Longitude 1-30W and up to 800 miles
Section E - Over 800 miles
Section F - Northern Ireland and Eire
Section H - Channel Islands
All members please see Club Race Rule No 8 regarding your Section.
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THE BRITISH BARCELONA CLUB'S
Number is 09063 656860
and for our EIRE Members ONLY they should dial
0044 870 0742 1 23
Ringing this number will keep you the member up to date with any Liberation news and weather information on each of our five races.
After 8.00pm on the day of liberation, will tell you the member, the earliest times verified by phone, where the leading birds are and who has timed them in.
A further update will be made at 10.00pm.
On the second and subsequent days, that any race is still in progress, updates will be made at 12.00 noon and 10.00pm This line will keep you the member as fully informed as is possible throughout each race.
A Provisional Race Result, will be placed on this line on the Friday at 8.00 pm following a Saturday liberation or on a Saturday at 8.00 pm following a Sunday liberation etc. 09063.656860 is the ONLY number to ring.
VERIFICATION - Call Procedure
Within 60 minutes of the arrival of your first pigeon, please phone the recorded
verification line for your section.
We recommend that you phone from a fixed land line telephone. Mobile phones or walk around phones can be prone to voice distortion.
You will hear a brief message instructing you to leave your:
It is a good idea to have all this information noted down on a piece of paper BEFORE phoning the verification line. When instructed to leave your verification information please speak slowly and dearly after the tone. After you have finished leaving your verification details, simply replace the receiver.
British Barcelona Club telephone verification numbers
Section A- Tel :09063656251 Section B- Tel :09063656252
Section C- Tel :09063656253 Section D- Tel :09063656254
Section E- Tel :09063656255 Section F- Tel :09063656256
Section G- Tel :09063656257 Section H- Tel :09063656258
Minimum call costs from a BT line is 5.5p inclusive of VAT. Your verification call will be likely to last under one minute. Calls are charged at 60p per minute from BT lines. Calls from other networks, or mobile phones may cost more. If you have any difficulty using the verification service then please phone the helpline number on Tel: 07659 878 352 and clearly leave your name and telephone number, and your call will be returned. Please leave your telephone line free for the return call.
The Sections shown below are subject to possible change at the AGM, the proposed new Sections can be found HERE.
1. British Barcelona Club Section and Membership number.
2. Time of clocking pigeon in hours, minutes and seconds (24hr clock).
3. The FULL ring number of the pigeon.
4. Your Name and Town.
5. If more than one Club race, members MUST detail at the start of recording their
verification details which race you are verifying for.