Gough and Reed claim pigeon victory

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

The second event of the pigeon racing season came from Malton.

Results: Boston and District FC: 1 and 2 Gough and Reed 1318.262 and 1318.273 yards per minute, 3 Hardy and Burt 1313; 4, 5 and 6 R. Knight and Sons 1312.665, 1312.665 and 1312.283, 7 Hardy and Burt 1303, 8 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1302, 9 and 10 D. Brackenbury 1294 and 1293, 11 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1287, 12 Hardy and Burt 1285.

Swineshead and District: 1 Mr and Mrs T.F. Welby 1113, 2 and 3 G. Wheatman 1107 and 1080, 4 Mr and Mrs Welby 1069, 5 G. Wheatman 1068.

Result of Boston Central RPC’s race from Great Driffield was: 1 Upsall and Grandson 1533, 2 Appleby and Dtr 1525, 3 Upsall and G’son 1521, 4 and 5 A. Cooley 1520.620 and 1520.318, 6 Upsall and G’son 151519, 7 and 8 K. Ward 1514 and 1513, 9 Upsall and G’son 1502, 10 K. Ward 1497.