ANGLING: Brian takes charge of banks at Rycroft

THE LIFE of Brian was a sweet one when he tackled the Rycroft Fishery at Hemington in Derbyshire last Sunday.

For Brian Cross was the HUCKNALL ANGLERS’ match winner with a weight of 16lb 2oz — just ahead of Tommy Bakewell and Robert Daws, who shared second place with hauls of 15-14. Other weights recorded were: Ray Pickin 13-7, Dave Rose 12-12, Arthur Daws 9-0, Trev Tideswell 8-14, Len Gill 6-13, Derek Brough 6-9, Ken Shaw 5-3, Dave Clarke 4-9, Dennis Hall 3-0 and Russ Tideswell 1-15.

Seven menbers did not weight. They were Brad Livock, Mick Evans, Terry Coltart, Gary Booth, Ernie Davis, Tony Beastall and Pat Hall.

This Sunday’s match is at the Longford Fishery, Woodhouse Farm in Derby. Members should meet at Nuthall layby at 7 am for a 7.10 am departure.