A date is set for Bird Cup Final

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A DATE has been set for the final of the Bird Cup between Padiham AFC and Rock Rovers.

The sides are scheduled to meet on Tuesday, December 13th at the XLCR Stadium, home of Colne FC, with kick-off at 7 p.m.

MARSDEN Park Golf Club hosted the Melville Wood Cup recently.

An Adult/Junior Texas Scramble, the winners, with 53 points, were N. Lingard and A. Wormwell.

Second, with the same 53 points, were L. Tomlinson and W. Brearley, with T. Long and B. Long third, a point adrift.

Fourth, also with 52 points, were C. Robertson and C. McGuire.

Best visitors were L. Noon and A. Astall with 51 points.

THE annual Kass Jedd Memorial trophy match was fished by 21 anglers last Sunday on Lowerhouse Lodge.

And it looks like everyone caught fish on the day.

The result was: 1, J.Smith (25-14-0); 2, C. Durkin (18-3-0); 3, J. Jowett (14-10-0); 4, A Lightbown (12-13-0).

There were two section wins for N. Roberts (11-5-0) and G. Fearn (10-9-0).

It was a very pleasing turn out for this annual match, so please continue the support thanks.

Tomorrow will see the next rover match held on Hillside Fisheries. The match lake is the venue, and draw is 9 a.m. fish 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., phone Alan Parkinson (07876743914).