PIGEON RACING: Creighton wins Grantham United race from Wetherby

Pigeon racing
Pigeon racing

Grantham United’s race from Wetherby was won by a bird owned by C. Creighton.

Eleven members of the club sent a total of 219 birds.

Results: 1 C. Creighton 1626, 2 Mr and Mrs L. Gilbert 1624, 3 C. Creighton 1609, 4 J. Ramm 1607, 5 C. Creighton 1606, 6 J. Ramm 1596, 7 D. Parker and son 1589, 8 D. Parker and son 1581, 9 Mr and Mrs Dixon 1578, 10 D. Parker and son 1576, 11 Mr and Mrs Dixon 1573, 12 Mr and Mrs Dixon 1565, 13 D. Parker and son 1554, 14 C. Creighton 1507, 15 J. Ramm 1506, 16 Mr and Mrs P. Mann 1506, 17 Mr and Mrs L. Gilbert 1490, 18 J. Ramm 1454.

l Grantham and District North Road Club’s race from Aycliffe was won by Andy Tudor.

It was a ladies’ nomination race and was sponsored by Maria and Co Hairdressers of Welby Street, Grantham.

The ladies’ nomination was won by Abbie Norris.

Results: 1 A. Tudor 1606.7, 2 D. Fowler and son 1568.5, 3 J. Norris 1567.5, 4 K. Bradley 1567.1, 5 D. Gilbert 1533.9, 6 J. Norris 1458.4, 7 D. Gilbert 1420.4, 8 D. Gilbert 1412.2, 9 D. Gilbert 1410.1, 10 A. Tudor 1405.2.