OAP doc demonstrates his pulling power

Desmond Stoker's charity boat pulll. Photo by Ron Duggins
Desmond Stoker's charity boat pulll. Photo by Ron Duggins

Proving his fitness at the age of 80, Dr Desmond Stoker pulled this six-ton narrow boat a mile and a half along the Cromford Canal.

The journey took two hours and raised £600 for the Cromford Canal Society.

On board the boat were granddaughters Georgina and Samantha, Mrs Stoker and Judy the dog.