Kettering fencer on top of podium

Edward Simpson (left), from Kettering, was part of England's Commonwealth Veterans Fencing Championships gold medal-winning team in Glasgow in November
Edward Simpson (left), from Kettering, was part of England's Commonwealth Veterans Fencing Championships gold medal-winning team in Glasgow in November

Kettering fencer Edward Simpson won a gold medal at the Commonwealth Veterans Championships in Glasgow last month.

He was in England’s victorious four-man sabre team, beating the team from Wales. He also finished seventh of 54 in the individual event.