ANGLING: Gowshall and Atkinson claim the prizes at Horncastle Angling Club


Horncastle Angling Club’s juniors fished for the S North Trophy on Wednesday with a good turnout and good weights landed.

Rosie Gowshall claimed first place with a catch of 16lb, well ahead of Harry Peal in second with 9lb, Oliver Pinkett in third with 8lb 3oz and William Chamberlain.

The prize for most fish caught on the night went to Connor Pinkett, landing 64.

On Sunday, the senior members fished for the B Tayles trophy.

Anthony Atkinson finished in first with a catch of 44lb 4 oz, ahead of Matthew Hassal in second, 20lb 10oz, Sam Ellis in third with 15lb 7oz and Frank Clark and Bob Bierton in joint fourth, both catching 14lb 10oz.