Better returns for pigeon fanciers

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

Returns were much better in the second young bird race of the pigeon racing season, again from Bubwith.

Results: Boston and District FC (7-105): 1 and 2 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1174.294 and 1174.107, 3 L.R. Manning 1164, 4 Hardy and Burt 1163, 5 and 6 D. Brackenbury 1161 and 1147, 7 and 8 Hardy and Burt 1138 and 1132, 9 Trinder and Reams 1097, 10, 11 and 12 C. Collins and Son 1084, 1083 and 1082.

Skegness: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 M. Sharpe 1373.82, 1373.26, 1350, 1349, 1348 and 1347.

Alford: 1 Mr and Mrs D. Evans 1366.880, 2 Barker and Kingswood 1366.662, 3 Mr and Mrs Evans 1365, 4 and 5 Barker and Kingswood 1364 and 1362, 6 Mr and Mrs Evans 1311, 7 and 8 C. McRae 1296 and 1259, 9 Mr and Mrs Rogers 1252, 10 J. Wheeler 1246, 11 and 12 Mr and Mrs Rogers 1245 and 1244.

Horncastle Invitation FC was competing from Kettering and results were: 1, 2,3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 R. Hayes 1863, 1852, 1851, 1849, 1837, 1832 and 1830, 8 R. Quibell 1633, 9 G. Cunningham 1150.