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Why racing pigeons are disappearing

An increasing number of racing pigeons are going missing, and the phenomenon has been partly blamed on unpredictable weather.

Racing pigeons are the fastest long distance athletes on the planet and in some parts of the world, can be worth hundreds of thousands of pounds.

But this year an increasing number are going missing, which has been partly blamed on unpredictable weather.

Mike Bushell reports.

  • 13 Oct
  • From the section UK