Things are on the Up, Carl

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

Carl Upsall, flying as Upsall and Frost, bounced back to form by taking the first three positions in Boston Central Racing Pigeon Club’s race from Perth.

He also had the first return into Boston with the North Road Championship Club.

Winners of Boston and District FC - from the same racepoint - were husband and wife team Brian and Angie Garnham.

From the race at Newton Aycliffe, the Appleby family had a field day in the Central club, occupying the first six places.

Tim took first, second and fifth positions, while uncle Terry was not to be outdone.

He claimed third, fourth and sixth.

Over in the District club, Cyril Collins proved to be a popular winner.

Results from Perth:

Boston Central RPC : 1, 2 and 3 Upsall and Frost 1201, 1191 and 1181, 4 K. Ward 1156, 5 Appleby and Dtr 1147, 6 Kirkman and Weir 1137, 7 and 8 K Ward 1122 and 1111, 9 Upsall and Frost 1110, 10 Appleby and Dtr 1064, 11 K. Ward 1057, 12 Appleby and Dtr 1031.

Boston and District FC : 1 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1170, 2 LR Manning 1164, 3 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1161, 4 L.R. Manning 1132, 5 D.J. Brackenbury 1101, 6 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1096, 7 and 8 Hardy and Burt 1089 and 1066, 9 D. Brackenbury 1060, 10 J. McFadyen 1031, 11 L.R. Manning 1011, 12 Trinder and Reams 967.

Swineshead and District RPC: 1 Mr and Mrs S. Poulter 1151, 2 G. Wheatman 1130, 3 Mr and Mrs Poulter 1097, 4 and 5 G. Wheatman 1008.650 and 1008.510.