Attwater return proves fruitful

Local sport from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk/sport, on Twitter @standardduncan
Local sport from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk/sport, on Twitter @standardduncan

Veteran pigeon racing fanciers, Ted and Val Attwater made a return to competing with Boston and District Flying Club.

And their brief absence certainly didn’t have any affect on their sucess.

They celebrated their return to competitive racing by taking the first two places in the first young bird race of the summer, with birds released from Bubwith.

Results: 1 and 2 Mr and Mrs E. Attwater 1414 and 1409, 3, 4 and 5 Gough and Reed 1396, 1394.843 and 1394.309, 6 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1325, 7 C. Collins and Son 1255, 8 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1216, 9 and 10 C. Collins and Son 1213 and 1212, 11 and 12 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1026 and 995, 13 B. Corby 627.