The Poultry Club of Great Britain is a registered charity
founded in 1877. Its stated purpose is to "safeguard the interests of all pure and traditional breeds of poultry
The Poultry Club maintains the British Poultry Standard
and acts as the overseeing body for all poultry breed club
s in Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The club is also responsible for organizing the annual National Poultry Show.
The Poultry Club of Great Britain donated David Scrivener's collection of material related to poultry keeping, health and breeding to The Museum of English Rural Life
. David Scrivener (1952 - 2015) was a well-respected author and poultry show judge. His collection includes postcards, prints, journals, pamphlets, slides and books.
* American Poultry Association
* Rare Poultry Society
Category:Organizations established in 1877
Category:Poultry fancy organizations
Category:1877 establishments in the United Kingdom
Category:Animal charities based in the United Kingdom
Category:Charities based in Tyne and Wear