Grindleton boy is a top angler

Young angler Josh Taylor of Grindleton
Young angler Josh Taylor of Grindleton
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Young angler 11-year-old Josh Taylor, of Grindleton, who attends Bowland High School received the perfect catch of two trophies at a prize presentation evening for Pendle Buddies held at BBC Radio Lancashire studios.

Josh won the British Army Shield competition at Tewitfield with three tench weighing 3 lb 8 ounces, 2 lb 12 ounces and 2 lbs. Last month he caught a chub of 5 lbs from the Ribble and won the Coarse Angling Today Magazine monthly award. These two feats of angling also won Josh the Angler-of-the-Year Award.