Pike Match Result -11 fished (11/10/2016) - 1st Ian Seamer (2 fish) 14lb 4oz 2nd Austin Battell (2 fish) 4lb 2oz 3rd Larry Howard (1 fish) 2lb 9oz There was one other fish caught which was unfortunately caught just after the final whistle. Danny Constable was the captor of a lovely conditioned 20lb 2oz Pike which is a new Pb for him … Continue reading Pike Match Result -11 fished
Houghton Cup 4 – Sunday 13th November – Sportsground – 21 fished (11/16/2016) - This was a tough day’s fishing with weights low and no real specimen fish to bump up the weights, although there were a couple of nice Roach caught. 1st Place and ten points went to Dave Lee with 5lb 10oz, 2nd place and 9 points went to Ditch Howard with 5lb and 3rd place and 8 points went … Continue reading Houghton Cup 4 – Sunday 13th November – Sportsground – 21 fished
WEIRWOOD PREDATOR CATCHES (11/17/2016) - Club Chairman and boat partner Jason Craven have been enjoying the predator fishing at Weirwood this season with Pike to mid doubles and Perch to 3lb 6oz. Pike have been caught to low twenties so far and Perch to 4lb+. Watch this space for a predator Classic Boat Competition next year.
PIKE FISHING – BARDEN LAKE (11/22/2016) - New member Andy Bungay, Pike fished Barden Lake for the first time on Thursday and used deadbait tactics to land two nice Pike of 18lb and 12lb. Well done Andy and hope you find one of the big twenties soon, as we know they are in there.
Barden Lake – New Large Carp Stock (11/22/2016) - The Society are pleased to announce that 12 large VS Carp were hand picked, weighed, microchipped, photographed and introduced to Barden Lake on Sunday morning. Although it was a wet and windy start, it was a good turnout from the regular Carp anglers and it was a very well organised operation with the twelve fish totalling … Continue reading Barden Lake – New Large Carp Stock
CANE & PIN – MUCKSTREAM to the BOATHOUSE – 20th Nov – 11 fished (11/22/2016) - This was a bit of a grueller to say the least, with the river rising and colouring up as the day went on. Most anglers caught a few fish but only 4 bothered to weigh in at the end. Match winner was Ditch Howard with 5lb 4oz, 2nd was Mick Smith with 3lb and third … Continue reading CANE & PIN – MUCKSTREAM to the BOATHOUSE – 20th Nov – 11 fished
PICTURES and CATCH REPORTS required (11/22/2016) - To all members, if you have a great day’s fishing on one of our waters, please let us know about it and drop us a picture or two as the new site is growing every day and it’s good to let our members see what we can catch in our waters. Any reports/catches will be … Continue reading PICTURES and CATCH REPORTS required
CHRISTMAS MATCH – Hartlake – Sunday 4th December (12/11/2016) - Conditions weren’t ideal for this one but there was a very good turnout. The very cold weather made fishing extremely hard. In 1st place was Ray Allen with 3lb 0oz. Second was Lee Wakeman with 2lb 13oz, 3rd was Bill Wicker with 2lb 7oz and 4th was Ditch Howard with 1lb 8oz. Everyone went home with a … Continue reading CHRISTMAS MATCH – Hartlake – Sunday 4th December
XMAS match – Spare – Sportsground – 11th December- 15 fished (12/11/2016) - With the weather being milder than last week, fishing was expected to be better in this match. As it was the spare date for the Christmas Match, weight does not count towards the Match Championship. The Roach built most weights on this one apart from a very welcome 2lb 10oz Chub for Ed Palmer. This weeks … Continue reading XMAS match – Spare – Sportsground – 11th December- 15 fished
BALLAS PIT – New maintenance entrance (12/11/2016) - A small work party consisting of Larry Howard, his son Olly, Ted Bryan and Austin Battell completed the drainage and maintenance entrance to the Old Ballast Pit last week. Two solid days of graft and plenty of coffee got the job done. The new 18” diameter pipe was placed in the existing ditch just inside … Continue reading BALLAS PIT – New maintenance entrance