Mallinsons top weekend pigeons race

NINE members of the Whitby Premier Invitation Club sent 175 birds to race from Huntingdon on Saturday.

Liberated into a west south west wind, the winning pigeon owned by S Mallinson and son took 2 hrs 35 mins to fly the 148 miles.

Results: 1-2-3-5-6-8-9-10- 11 S Mallinson and son (1672.002, 1671.645, 1671.466, 1645.270, 1641.471, 1637.519, 1629.331, 1628.992); 4-12 A Richardson (1661.961, 1626.972 ); 7 L Winspear (1640.055).

S Mallinson and son win A B C D pools; bonus ball winner no 24 David Hunter.