Environment Agency beat Royston

THE annual challenge match between Royston AC and the Environment Agency was fished at Rosewell Pit, Ely, on Sunday. Rick Arber and Mick Rivers of Royston fished for their opponents to balance the numbers and helped provide a winning total of 30 lbs 4 oz.

THE annual challenge match between Royston AC and the Environment Agency was fished at Rosewell Pit, Ely, on Sunday.

Rick Arber and Mick Rivers of Royston fished for their opponents to balance the numbers and helped provide a winning total of 30 lbs 4 oz.

Royston's weight was 26 lbs 9.5 oz.

The top weight went to Steve McGuire of Royston with 10 lbs 6 oz. Second was Rick Arber with 8 lbs 4 oz while third was Gareth Thomas of the Environment Agency with 7 lbs 11 oz.


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The match took place in beautiful conditions and everyone enjoyed the day.

The Officers' Match will be fished on Saturday, October 3, at Claverings Match Lake.

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The draw will be at 9am and fishing will be from 10am until 4pm.

Further information can be obtained from Mick Rivers on (01223) 870189.

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