Angling sessions have Thorne kids hooked this summer

THERE were fishy goings-on down in Thorne as youngsters were reeled in for angling action.

The event, sponsored by St Leger Homes, attracted kids from around the area.Thorne and District Angling Association helped out.

A number of fishing competitions have been organised in the Positive Activities programme, which aims to help keep youngsters active and occupied over summer.

Suzanne Crawley, from St Leger Homes, who helped plan the events, said: "The Delves Ponds at Thorne are beautiful - the kids can get some fresh air in a nice, safe environment.

"The two lakes are packed with fish and the kids really enjoy the thrill of the competition. "

Kevin Cowan, there with his son Dominic, nine, said: "The events are great for the kids and keep them busy so are ideal for the holidays."

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