It’s a nice win Cyril

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Stalwart pigeon racing enthusiast Cyril Collins won the Boston and District Flying Club’s young bird race from Whitby.

His entry was two yards a minute faster than second-placed Joe McFadyen, who also took third and fourth places.

Results: 1 C. Collins and Son 1424 yards per minute, 2, 3 and 4 J. McFadyen 1422, 1421.260 (2), 5 R. Knight and Sons 1416, 6 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1413, 7 R. Knight and Sons 1412, 8, 9 and 10 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1411, 1407 and 1400, 11 and 12 R. Knight and Sons 1393 and 1392.

Boston Central RPC: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Upsall and Grandson 1452.908, 1452.352 (2), 1451 and 1450, 6, 7 and 8 G. and C. Edwards 1439.216, 1439.032 and 1438.484, 9 Frost and Spooner 1438.355, 10 G. an C. Edwards 1438.118, 11 and 12 Frost and Spooner 1437.810 and 1437.265.

Results from Berwick:

Boston DFC: 1 Mr and Mrs E. Attwater 1827, 2, 3 and 4 R. Knight and Sons 1805.858, 1805.411 and 1805.114, 5 and 6 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1741 and 1740, 7, 8 and 9 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1730, 1679.613 and 1679.416, 10, 11 and 12 C. Collins and Son 1672, 1661 and 1614.

Boston Central RPC: 1 Frost and Spooner 1748, 2 K. Ward 1721, 3 Upsall and Grandson 1713, 4 K. Ward 1665, 5, 6 and 7 Upsall and Grandson 1653.637, 1653.265 and 1653.141, 8 A. and K. Kirkman 1646, 9 Upsall and Grandson 1635, 10 Frost and Spooner 1632, 11 G. and C Edwards 1629, 12 Mr and Mrs Strickland 1624.

Results from Bubwith:

Boston and District FC: 1 Mr and Mrs E. Attwater 1434, 2 J. McFadyen 1425, 3 Hardy and Burt 1424, 4 D Brackenbury 1416, 5 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1414, 6 and 7 D. Brackenbury 1409 and 1407, 8 J. McFadyen 1400, 9 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1390, 10 J. McFadyen 1387, 11 Hardy and Burt 1329, 12 R. Knight and Sons 1328.

Boston Central: 1 Upsall and Grandson 1464, 2 and 3 Appleby and Dtr 1434 and 1432, 4, 5, 6 and 7 G. and C. Edwards 1431, 1415, 1414 and 1413, 8 and 9 Upsall and Grandson 1407 and 1406, 10 and 11 K. Ward 1397.964 (2), 12 Appleby and Dtr 1356.