ANGLERS got out to sea for only the second time in six days as bad weather marred the opening week of Whitby’s autumn angling festival.
Barnsley’s John Walker is leading the race for the £1,000 first prize with a 17lb 11.5oz cod landed on day one.
Results for Thursday:
1 Simon Jackson, Wakefield, ling 10lb 14oz, Two Dogs
2 Lance Huggins, Oldham, ling 9lb 14.5oz, Trot On
3 Simon Barrows, Wakefield, cod 9lb 11oz, Two Dogs.
Keep an eye on our website www.whitbygazette.co.uk for all the latest results as they come in.