Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Sport -

Mick Clay­don was the only Ash­ford Wheel­ers man in ac­tion, rid­ing the Eastbourne Rovers 25 in East Sus­sex on Sun­day. Clay­don fin­ished in 1:05.20. Wheel­ers’ own 10, last Wed­nes­day, was can­celled due to heavy rain. An­other event due to be hosted by Rye Wheel­ers was also called off, due to road­works. Match­man Lou Page caught a stun­ning low dou­ble-fig­ure ghost carp on Scrog­gins lake at the Marsh­side Fish­ery near Can­ter­bury. You cer­tainly can see, pic­tured right, where this fish gets its name! The Kent League lat­est match was on the River Med­way, at Barm­ing and Pre­ston In­no­va­tions team mem­ber Fred Brown was over­all win­ner with a net of bream, roach and bleak for 14lb. At Folke­stone’s Rad­nor Park, the lat­est match pro­duced good weights de­spite strong winds and rain. Top rod was Cain Stit­son with a mixed bag for 53lb, Bill Wal­lace was sec­ond (38lb) fol­lowed by John Wil­liams jnr (22lb). There have been nice tope

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