Laws tops Sunday angling match

A WARM south westerly breeze, rain and a very calm sea conditions did not deter anglers.

Sunday’s four-hour match started at 1800 hrs, with high water at 1931 hrs.

Conditions forced anglers far and wide, to find deep water cliff marks.

Thirteen anglers were at the scales to weigh in 44 fish for a total of 74lb 10oz, wrasse, coalfish, lesser spotted dog fish and codling.

Ben Laws being the man of the match with a heaviest fish of 4lb 12oz and a total bag of 12lb 4oz.

Any members, not yet registered, wishing to compete in the doubles and singles competitions should contact club secretary Peter Horbury on (01947) 600108 as soon as possible.

New members are always welcome, visit www.whitbyseaanglersassociation.com

Results: 1 Ben Laws 5 fish for 12lb 4oz, 2 Rob Allison 8 fish for 9lb 11oz, 3 Paul Garbutt 8 fish for 9lb 7oz, 4 Dave Hambley 5 fish for 8lb 9oz, 5 Andrew Cass 5 fish for 7lb 11oz, 6 Matthew Garbutt 3 fish for 7lb 6oz, 7 James Gilpin 4 fish for 4lb 11oz, 8 Peter Horbury 4 fish for 4lb 6oz, 9 Neil Inglis 3 fish for 4lb 4oz, 10 Martin Lamb 3 fish for 2lb 4oz, 11 Denis Thompson 2 fish for 2lb, 12 Dave Perrett 1 fish for 1lb 1oz, 13 Colin Stainthorpe 1 fish for 1lb.