Bright start for pigeon pair of Hardy and Burt

THE Boston pigeon racing partnership of John Hardy and John Burt continued their bright start to the season with their second successive win in Boston District Flying Club’s race from Wetherby, amid the storms on Saturday.

Andrew Kirkman was the winner in Boston Central RPC.

Results from Wetherby:

Boston and District FC (7-145): 1 and 2 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1682 and 1658 yards per minute, 3 an4 Mr and Mrs E.. Attwater 1652 and 1625, 5 and 6 J McFadyen 1585 and 1584, 7 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1568.483, 8, 9 and 10 Gough and Reed 1568.369, 1562 and 1533, 11 and 12 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1529 and 1528.

Boston Central RPC (12-323): 1 A. Kirkman 1663, 2 G. and C. Edwards 1662, 3 Marek Kula 1652, 4 Tim Appleby 1637, 5,6 and 7 Marek Kula 1621, 1613 and 1612, 8 and 9 Upsall and Frost 1607 and 1606, 10 W. Hall and Son 1601, 11 G. Watts 1591, 12 G. and C. Edwards 1589.