Bubwith race opener

The latest local sports news.
The latest local sports news.

Two of the three races scheduled to open the 2018 pigeon racing season fell victim to the weather.

However, the 70-miler from Bubwith survived.

Results: Boston Central RPC - 1, 2 and 3 Upsall and Grandson 1162, 1123 and 1117 yards per minute; 4 K. Ward 1091, 5, 6,7,8 and 9 Upsall and Grandson 1071, 1088, 1056, 1055 and 1046; 10 K. Ward 1040, 11 and 12 A. and K. Kirkman 1032 and 1031; Boston and District FC - 1 D. Brackenbury 1158, 2 and 3 Frost and Spooner 1142 and 1140; Swineshead and District RPC - 1 G. Wheatman 1129, 2 F. Corby 1049, 3 Mr and Mrs Welby 953.988, 4 G. Wheatman 953.300.