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The All England Squid Championships descended into farce when only one of the 70 competitors managed to catch a squid and had to be proclaimed champion with only a 1cm specimen. Red-faced organiser ‘Fishy’ Rob Howard blamed the weather conditions, saying he wanted to cancel the competition - but competitors had travelled to Brighton from all over the country.  Picture: Robin Howard/BNPS

The All England Squid Championships descended into farce when only one of the 70 competitors managed to catch a squid and had to be proclaimed champion with only a 1cm specimen. Red-faced organiser ‘Fishy’ Rob Howard blamed the weather conditions, saying he wanted to cancel the competition - but competitors had travelled to Brighton from all over the country.  Picture: Robin Howard/BNPS