ANGLING: Brockway tops weights in Bottesford open
Bottesford and District Angling Association’s rod only open match took place on Grantham Canal at Woolsthorpe.
Winner J. Brockway weighed in with 8lb 10oz 0dr, ahead of runner-up J. Farrow (3.13.00) and third placed B. Cross (2.08.04).
Sunday’s club match at Portland Waters, near Newark, was won by B. Baines with a catch approaching 50lb.
Results: 1 B. Baines 48.00, 2 D. Scott 42.04, 3 M. Calcraft 28.08, 4 J. Harrison 20.00, 5 P. Gilbert 16.00.
The next match will be fished on the River Witham on November 1, with a 9am draw at Long Bennington layby.