National at Olympia 1954-FI Olympia advert 1952-FSS Olympia today-FSS First LCA AGM-Olympia 1952-FSS Queues at 1957 National-FSS LCA @ National 1956-FSS Best silver 1958 National 2-FSS Snelling & Southwick at 1954 National-FSS Cage Birds stand 1954 National-FSS

Lizards at the National Exhibition during the 1950s

No other show has played such an important part in the affairs of the Lizard Canary Association as the National Exhibition (1).  Sponsored by Cage Birds magazine (as it was then known), it was the ‘National’ that gave the nascent LCA the opportunity to demonstrate to the world its determination to save the oldest breed […]... Read More
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London Fancies at the National Exhibition 2019

Thirty birds entered, 22 benched.  It doesn’t sound much, but 20 years ago I’d never have believed that any London Fancies would have been exhibited at all, yet here they were, and so was I to judge them. Better still, many of the over-year birds looked like the real thing: almost clear bodies with dark […]... Read More