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Fishery News Up to 6th February.

Posted by Richard on February 12, 2018 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)



It’s been a cold and wet fortnight at the fishery and with the temperature dropping the fishing has been quite hard. The winter leagues second round resumed on the 28th Jan.

Here are the results.

New Canal

1st peg 20 Danny Baker 65lb 10oz

2nd peg 11 Adam Mitchell 65lb

3rd peg 23 Mikey Williams 58lb 8oz

4th peg 29 Paul Cole 48lb 14oz

5th peg 14 Andrew Crocker 46lb 4oz

Match Lake

1st peg 25 Dan Bowen 55lb 7oz

2nd peg 14 Luke Sorokin 42lb 14oz

3rd peg 16 Rob Jones 34lb 6oz

4th peg 20 John Harvey 33lb 8oz

5th peg 23 Chris wells 32lb 12oz

White Springs open was on the Match Lake this Sunday

1st peg 14 Chris wells 47lb 6oz

2nd peg 7 Dick Brunton 44lb 10oz

3rd peg 22 Andrew ford 40lb 8oz

4th peg 25 Brian Protheroe 20lb 5oz

5th peg 20 Scott Odham 20lb 4oz



On the Specimen Lake the fishing has been up and down but still some nice fish coming out. Sascha Dicks fished peg 8 and had the stunning ‘Mr Happy at 31lb 2oz using a White Springs Banana wafter over a big bed of the same.



Anthony Needs fishing the Soil Shed had a beauty of a mirror. Mr Angry at 31lb 6oz using CR baits.



Gavin Wellington fished cabin 11 and had three fish, two twenty’s and the awesome ‘Rambo’ weighing 38lb 6oz using White Springs Cream and Toffee white pop up over a bed of 10mm and 15mm Cream and Toffee bottom bait.



Daniel Rees had a good session on 9a catching 3 fish including a 27lb mirror and the beautiful ‘Mr happy’ at 32lb.



After the stocking of twenty’s in November 10 in the pit and 10 30’s in the specimen lake it was the match/new canal/pleasure lakes turn V.S. fisheries supplied the fish we put 300 one and a half pound fish into each of the lakes.



The fish were absolutely stunning a big thank you to V.S.Fisheries.




Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

Catch & Match News Up to the 16th January.

Posted by Richard on January 25, 2018 at 7:40 AM Comments comments (0)

It has been another steady week at the fishery.

It was the first match of the Winter League on Sunday on the Match Lake.

1st Andrew Crocker with 71lb.

2nd was Danny Baker with 63lb.

3rd was Mikey Williams with 57lb.

On the New Canal.

1st Dan Bowen with 52lb.

2nd Roy McDonald with 51lb.

3rd Ben Hicks with 37.4lb.

 

On the Specimen Lake Curtis James fished peg 9A to land two fish, the best being a fish called Nessy at 34.4lb.



Another angler to do well was regular Martin Mathews who fished peg 2 to land a fish called CTC at 34.8lb.



 

Anthony Kinman fished peg 7 to get his personal best a fish called Mr Angry at 32lb.




 

Catch Reports Up To 16th January

Posted by Richard on January 25, 2018 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (0)



With the weather being a little more consistent the fishing has been steady.

Teddy Beaver moved to the Soil Shed swim to land a fish called Nails at 24.5lb within 40 mins of moving there.

Mr Pickin fished peg 8 for 48 hours to land his pb.

A fish called Rambo weighing 35.14lb.

Another angler to do well was Damian Lee Davies who fished peg 2 for 72 hours landing 2 fish including one of our new stock.

Damian called the fish Scar weighing 30lb.

White Springs Bailiff Sam Childs fished peg one for 48 hours landing 4 fish to 20lb.

Don’t forget we still have memberships available for 2018, all members can fish for free during the month of February.

Catch Reports & Match News 8th January

Posted by Richard on January 25, 2018 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)



 

It’s been a busy time at the fishery over the Christmas period.

We had a two day festival on the Match Lake and New canal.

The first day


Match lake:

1st Peg 22 Rob Jones 62.14

2nd Peg 11 Dai Evans 46.13

3rd Peg 24 Neil Daniels 43.14

4th Peg 2 James Thomas 33.04

5th Peg 17 John Harvey 22.04

New Canal:

1st Peg 9 Andrew Ford 86.08

2nd Peg 32 Chris Wells 56.00

3rd Peg 27 Danny Baker 37.12

4th Peg Chris Hall 35.10

5th Peg 5 Nigel Morris 33.10


The Second Day


Match Lake:

1st Peg 22 Mikey Williams 57.01

2nd Peg 20 Tom Wallace 48.08

3rd Peg 7 Nigel Morris 41.10

4th Peg 14 Danny Baker 27.00

5th Peg 11 Andrew Ford 25.04

New Canal:

1st Peg 32 James Thomas 56.08

2nd Peg 9 Neil Daniels 48.00

3rd Peg 17 Hugh Scott 37.00

4th Peg 41 Rob Jones 22.01

5th Peg 23 Steve John 17.14


Overall Results:

1st Neil Daniels

2nd James Thomas

3rd Rob Jones

4th Andrew Ford

5th Nigel Morris

A NEW LAKE RECORD COMMON ON THE SPECIMAN.

The Specimen Lake has fished well over the Christmas period. Liam Smith fished New Years eve on peg 7, 8am New Year’s Day was into a fish twenty five minutes later the fish was in the net. A common called Bruno at his biggest weight 42lb 6oz. a new PB and lake record common as well.






Martin Mathews was on peg 6 and in 20years of fishing had never had 2x 30+ fish in a session. He started off with a 24lber next morning he landed a new 30lb a cracking mirror at 31lb 11oz which he called ‘Mr Angry’ .




A couple of hours later he was again landing an absolute stunning mirror at 31lb. It was another new 30 and he instantly named it ‘Mr Happy’. Martin said it’s the best xmas present ever.




Matt Steele fished the Old Cabin and caught ‘The Long Common’ at 30lb 10oz.




Nick Parker was on 9a and had 2 fish, a lovely 26lb common and a mirror called ‘Delboy’ at 30lb 10oz.

Kevin Black all the way from ‘Burnley on his first visit to our lake fished on the Soil Shed he caught 3 fish, a 18lb 8oz common, a lovely 20lb leather and to top it off a new thirty. A stunning mirror weighing 31lb 8oz a new pb which he called ‘Olivia’.



Ryan Morley was on peg 7 and after an hour fishing had cracking common ‘Jasper’ weighing 32lb 14oz.

Congratulations everyone on your PB’s

Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Catch & Match News Up to the 20th November.

Posted by Richard on November 21, 2017 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (0)


At the fishery this week the fishing has been quite hard.


Wednesdays open was on the Big Pit.


1st peg 22 Alan Godrich 99lb 10oz.


2nd peg 24 Paul Davies 59lb 8oz.


3rd peg 15 Brian Protheroe 54lb 8oz.


Sundays open was on the New Canal.


1st peg 17 Andrew ford 37lb 2oz.


2nd peg 23 Steve Beresford 35lb 9oz.


3rd peg 31 Scott Odam 31lb 4oz.


4th peg 13 Chris wells 30lb 9oz.


Dave Roberts fished for perch on the Big Pit and landed three, 1lb 8oz, 3lb 8oz and 4lb 7oz Paul Boyce also had three perch 1lb 8oz, 2lb and 2lb 8oz.






The Specimen Lake has been fishing very hard this week with only a handful of fish coming out.

Darren Mason had a pretty mirror weighing in at 17lb from the Soil Shed. Stuart Sparkes fished the old cabin and had a 24lb 4oz mirror.



Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Fishery News Up to 7th November.

Posted by Richard on November 21, 2017 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)

 


It’s been a cold week at the White Spring’s fishery with the water temperature plummeting, this has made the fishing has been very up and down.


Wednesday open was on the Match Lake.


1st peg 7 Rob Jones 97lb 2oz.


2nd peg 17 Andy Rogers 68lb 6oz.


3rd peg 13 Brian Protheroe 67lb 11oz.


Sundays open was on the New Canal.


1st peg 10 Mathew Edwards 56lb.


2nd peg 38 Dick Brunton 46lb.


3rd peg 23 Steve O’mara 37lb 12oz.


On the Big Pit Dave Roberts and Paul Boyce were fishing for perch again and doing very well.


Paul had a nice 3lber and Dave had two 3lbers and a 1lb 8oz. Also on the Big Pit Chris Ellis has been here nearly every day and has caught at least 10 carp every day. Steve Dixon has also been doing well catching carp steadily all day.



The Specimen lake fished very hard last week with only a few being caught Ryan Donahoe and his mum fished the old cabin.



Ryan had a 20lber and his mum had 2 high doubles.


White Springs bailiff Kris Jenkins fished peg 11a midweek landing a 21lb 8oz mirror.


Martin Mathews fished The Soil Shed and had a 27lb mirror.


 

Match & Catch Reports up to 31 st October.

Posted by Richard on November 7, 2017 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

After a wet start to the week it turned sunny in the days but cold in the nights with the water temperature dropping, the fishing was quite hard. Wednesdays open was on the Big Pit,

1st Alan Godrich 54lb

2nd Lou Spinks 44lb 10oz

3rd Brian Protheroe 21lb 10oz

Sundays open was on the Match Lake

1st peg 7 Andy Rogers 93lb

2nd peg 13 Dick Brunton 87lb 5oz

3rd peg 10 Steve ‘hotdog’ John 77lb 12oz

On the Big pit Paul Boyce and Dave Roberts had 3 perch between them up to 2lb 8oz. Steve Dixon had 4 carp up to 14lb.




On the Pleasure Lake Mike Smith had a day fishing for silvers and managed to catch over 50lb including a couple of bream over 5lb.

On the Specimen Lake Jack Gamlen was on peg 6a and caught a nice 27lb mirror.

Anthony Needs fished Meg’s corner and had 3 fish all over 20lb with the best being 24lb 12oz mirror.



Graeme Andrews did a 24hr session on Meg’s corner and had the stunning common Cheryl weighing in at a whopping 40lb 12oz and a new Pb for him as well.



Work is going on; on the Soil Shed peg preparing for our new cabin we are sorry for any inconvenience.

Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Fishery News Up to 24th October.

Posted by Richard on November 7, 2017 at 6:45 PM Comments comments (0)

 

The fishery has been unusually quiet this week, probably due to the wet and windy weather.

Wednesday’s open was on The Match Lake;

1st – Jim Hart on peg 14 with 72lb

2nd – Paddy Payne on peg 16 with 70lb 2oz

3rd – Hugh Scott on peg 24 with 59lb 12oz

4th – Brian Protheroe on peg 13 with 59lb 2oz

One Last Cast were on the New Canal Sunday;

1st – Davis on peg 20 with 27lb 6oz

2nd – Byron Phillips on peg 26 with 23lb 8oz

3rd – Steve Morris on peg 4 with 23lb 8oz

Paul Boyce is becoming a bit of an expert catching perch. He visited us again this week and had another 4 perch up to 3 1/2lb.

Rob Dillon fished on the Big Pit on the cabin peg and had a nice 12lb. Steve Dixon was also on the Big Pit and caught 5 fish all doubles.



John Evans had a nice day on The Pleasure Lake fishing for silvers weighing in over 60lb.

On the Specimen Lake Jake Turner came all the way from Southampton and caught his PB, a nice 26lb mirror.



Ashley Hopkins fished peg 8 and caught 3 fish including a 29lb 1oz mirror and a new PB a lovely 31lb 11oz mirror.



Tony Evans was fishing cabin 11 and caught stunning common ‘Jasper’ weighing 32lb 2oz and a new PB.



Calum Cessford fished peg 13 and had 3 fish including a nice 23lb 14oz mirror.

Well done on your PB’s boys.

 

Annual Carp Competition & Match Results.

Posted by Richard on October 20, 2017 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)

This week we had our annual 48hr open competition on The Specimen Lake.


The lake fished quite hard with only ten fish being caught. The lead changed hands a few times and was still anybody’s right to the end.


Leyton Morris won the £1000 prize for heaviest weight; he also won £200 for the heaviest fish 31lb 14oz just beating Matthew Steele’s 30lb 10oz common.



1st – Leyton Morris, 3 fish, 31lb 14oz, 21lb 6oz, 16lb 12oz.


2nd – Jamie Rutherford, 2 fish, 22lb 3oz, 17lb 15oz.


3rd – Matthew Steele, 1 fish, 30lb 10oz.


Wednesdays open was on The Match Lake;


1st – Rob White on peg 19 with 123lb 2oz.


2nd – Alan Godrich on peg 7 with 88lb.


3rd – Paddy Payne on peg 13 with 71lb 4oz.


4th – Brian Protheroe on peg 14 with 62lb 2oz.


Sundays open was on The New Canal;


1st – Mathew Edwards on peg 37 with 60lb 2oz.


2nd – Dick Brunton on peg 11 with 58lb 2oz.


3rd – Mick Round on peg 16 with 50lb 5oz.


On The Big Pit Paul Boyce was perch fishing and had 3 in total including a 4lb 2oz and 3lb 8oz. Nick Jones had a good day fishing for bream catching 60lb including some nice 4/5lbers.






Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Catch & Match News Up to the 3rd October.

Posted by Richard on October 7, 2017 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)

It’s been very wet this week at the fishery, and the fishing has been very good at times.

On the match scene, this week’s Wednesday open was on the Match Lake and the results were very close with ounces separating many of the anglers.

1st peg 7 Brian Higgins 104lb 14oz

2nd peg 14 Brian Protheroe103lb 8oz

3rd peg 13 James Thomas 102lb 11oz

4th peg 24 Paddy Payne 72lb

5th peg 11 Andy Rodgers

Sundays open was also on the Match Lake

This was won by Alan Godrich 142lb 10oz off peg 14

Second was Jim Hart with 101lb 80z off peg 13

And third was Steven Beresford with 71lb 8oz off peg 20

Glamorgan Angling were on the New Canal which saw a 55lb 8oz bag from peg 5 win for Dave Pike with Steve Cough second with 54lb 2oz bag off peg 8 followed in third place with Rob Michael landing a 37lb 8oz bag off peg 21

 

Two anglers Garin Grace Rossiter and Matthew O’Brian landed nineteen carp between them on the Big Pit.


Visiting angler John Evans from Bristol caught four Perch weighing up to 4lb 1oz using red maggot and prawn, whilst Anthony Bradley had a cracking day on the Match Lake and caught a lovely Barbel.


 

On the Specimen Lake more personal bests were achieved this week.

“Mr Tuts” a common at 29lb 12oz was landed as a new pb for Joe Olewnik off peg 11a. And from cabin 11, Nathan Dee also landed a pb with “The Turk” weighing in 31lb 13oz.


 


Ashley Hughes landed a mirror at 27lb from The Island, whilst Darren Ned landed two carp including a pretty 24lb mirror from Megs Corner.

Sam Child who’s previous pb was from the fishery went and caught a new pb again from peg 8 with a 32lb 14oz common called “Jasper”


Congratulations to everyone with the new personal bests, the management apologise for the inconvenience caused last week in the shop, alterations to the shelving and layout were made to allow new stock to be added.

Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Match Reports & Other Catch Results.

Posted by Richard on September 20, 2017 at 11:40 AM Comments comments (0)

At the fishery this week we’ve had a lot of heavy rain on most days and towards the end of the week the temperature has been dropping in the night which has slowed the fishing down a little bit.

Wednesdays open was on the New Canal.

1st peg 17 Alan Godrich 99lb 14oz.

2nd peg 6 Brian Protheroe 63lb 4oz.

3rd peg 35 Paddy Payne 35lb 2oz.

Sundays open was also on the New Canal.

1st peg 18 Alan Godrich 78lb 2oz.

2nd peg 33 Rob Jones 65lb 8oz.

3rd peg 28 dick Brunton 58lb 12oz.

4th peg 6 Andy Kirtley 55lb 4oz.

On the Big Pit Chris Ellis had a few carp including a pretty mirror.




Jamie Davies also had a nice looking mirror and Perch.



Dave Jones from Gloucester had a cracking day on the Big Pit catching 4 perch the best being a 4lb 6oz specimen using red maggots and prawns.

On the Specimen Lake Ryan Wilcox fishing on peg 11a had 2 fish including ‘Double D’ weighing 30lb 6oz.

Sam Childs and Dave Biagioni were on peg 7.

Dave had 2 fish including a pb ‘Nessie’ at 34lb 12oz.

Sam had 2 fish as well, a stunning 29lb mirror and a 25lb common.




Jack Jenkins had a 24hr on the Soil Shed and had 2 fish. A lovely mirror called CTC at 31lb 14oz a new pb.




Jack moved to peg 3 for another night and had an 18lb 2oz mirror.

John Mayhew was on the Old Cabin and had 2 stunning fish a 22lb common and a 20lb mirror. Congratulations everyone on your PB’s.




Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Catch & Match Report 11th September.

Posted by Richard on September 20, 2017 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

The weather this week has been mostly heavy showers and windy which had made the fishing a bit difficult.

Wednesdays match was on the New Canal.

1st – peg 13, Alan Godrich with 92lb 4oz.

2nd – peg 20, Rob White with 58lb 14oz.

3rd – peg 5, John Charlesworth with 52lb 12oz.

Sundays open was on the Match Lake.

1st – peg 14, Colin Luff with 114lb 4oz.

2nd – peg 15, Andy Kirtley with 49lb 14oz.

3rd – peg 21, Peter Roue with 49lb 12oz.

4th – peg 13, Mick Higgingbottom with 38lb 4oz.

Aberglais Angling was on the New Canal on Sunday.

1st – peg 20, Phil Jones with 62lb 9oz.

2nd – peg 17, Gary Lewis with 57lb 6oz.

3rd – peg 41, Brian Protheroe with 47lb 10oz.

Jamie Davies was on the Big Pit and had a few carp using White Springs Banana and one of our smaller perch 2lb 6oz on a free lined prawn.




On the Specimen Lake John Hodgson was on peg 11A and caught the stunning ‘Cheryl’ weighing a whopping 39lb 11oz, his new UK PB.




Craig Birch was on cabin 7 for a week and landed 13 fish including his first 30lb+ from White Springs, ‘CTC’ weighing 31lb 8oz.



Mark Powell was fishing cabin 8 and had 5 fish including a new PB, a cracking mirror called ‘Rambo’ weighing in at 38lb 8oz.



Ryan Donohoe had a cracking 48hr session on peg 13 with six fish, 21lb common, 26lb mirror and a fish that he named 12 months ago ‘The Don’ at 35lb 15oz.



Darren Stephens on peg 7 raised his PB by a few ounces catching a lovely common ‘Chunk’ a 30lb 14oz.



Well done everyone on your PB’s from all at White Springs.


Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Tony Smith Memorial & Match Results.

Posted by Richard on September 6, 2017 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

It’s been very busy at White Springs this week, and the fishing has been very good.

Wednesdays open was on the New Canal.

1st on peg 13 was Alan Godrich 92lb 4oz.

2nd peg 20 Rob White 58lb 14oz.

3rd peg 5 John Charlesworth 52lb 12oz.

Sunday’s open was on the Match Lake.

 

1st peg 7 Chris Wells 127lb 6oz.

2nd peg 20 Andrew Ray 94lb 14oz.

3rd peg 13 Andy Kirtley 62lb.

4th peg 14 Alan Godrich 61lb.

Also on Sunday Sir Howy were on the New Canal.

1st peg 41 Richie Barnet 137lb 12oz.

2nd peg 23 Phil Weaver 105lb 2oz.

 

3rd peg 20 Mike Yandel 101lb 10oz.

On the Specimen Lake this weekend was our Annual 48hr charity competition in aid of Children’s Cancer and Cystic Fibrosis.



The lake was full to capacity with 36 anglers, a pair on each peg with 2 rods each.




Fishing started at one o’clock and Leyton Morris on peg 10 lost ‘Nails’ at the net. But a couple of hours later he had a new pb in the net ‘Sonny’ a stunning common at 33lb 6oz.




Saturday morning Leyton then had ‘BigB’ a lovely mirror at 33lb 2oz.




Over on peg 6a Lorenzo Bragau had 2 fish in the night a 29lb 5oz ‘The Long Common’ and a 17lb 6oz mirror followed by a 14lb 6oz putting him just behind Leyton.

 

Sunday saw Lorenzo take the lead with a 24lb 6oz. Leyton again took back the lead with a 22lb mirror.

Then with an hour to go Lorenzo was into a fish landing ‘The Don’ weighing 36lb 12oz his UK PB.



This put him in front and after ananxious wait for the bell that was how it finished, a cracking end to a great weekend.

1st Lorenzo Bragau and Radu Moise with 5 fish to 122lb 3oz.

2nd Leyton Morris and Andrew Hire with 3 fish to 88lb 8oz.

3rd Darren Stephens and Sonny Thompson 1fish 21lb 10oz.

Overall there was 12 fish out, not a bad weekends fishing.

Everybody at White Springs would like to thank Nash, Korda, Sasha Dicks plumbing, CR baits and John Cooper for donating some very nice prizes and to Brian Hodder for the Prize money and prizes.




Also to Martin for cooking the barbecue, and to every fisherman that collected sponsorship money and came and fished to make it a great weekend.



We have still got some money left to come in but have so far collected over £4500.

Well done everyone.


And from all the anglers that took part we would like to thank Bethan, Jarrod, Vince , Brian and all the staff at White Springs who help make this event the special occasion it has become amongst the anglers who repeatedly use the fishery.


 



Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Week Ending 30th August Match & Catch Reports.

Posted by Richard on August 30, 2017 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (0)


It’s been a very busy week at the fishery this week and the fishing has been pretty good.

Wednesdays open was on The New Canal.

1st Alan Godrich 109lb 4oz.

2nd Chris Wells 94lb 2oz.

3rd Lou Spinks 78lb.

 

Sundays open was also on The New Canal.

1st peg 1 Doug Hornblower 92lb 14oz.

2nd peg 21 Andy Kirtley 83lb 2oz.

3rd peg 15 Scott Oldham 82lb 4oz.

 

Aberglais were on The Match Lake Sunday.

1st peg 14 Andrew Jones 69lb 1oz.

2nd peg 22 Mark Williams 68lb 2oz.

3rd peg 16 Paddy Payne 57lb 7oz.

On Monday we had a bank holiday open on The Match Lake.

1st peg 13 Neil Daniels 122lb 10oz.

2nd peg 14 Alan Godrich 105lb 14oz.

3rd peg 10 Ben Hicks 100lb 14oz.

4th peg 12 Carl Worrall 74lb 04oz.

The Specimen Lake has been fishing well.

Darren Morgan on peg 8A had a nice 22lb 14oz common.


 


Nick Parker on peg 13 had 2 fish a 22lb and 21lb 10oz mirror.





 


Sioned Weeks on peg 6 had a good session with 3 mirrors 20lb, 21lb 06oz and a new PB ‘CTC’ weighing 31lb 4oz.


 


Paul White on his first visit was on peg 3 and had a good first 24hrs with 3 fish including the stunning ‘Hob Nob’ at 37lb 2oz a new PB.

Darren Stephens was on peg 7 and had a new PB with ‘chunk’ a stunning common weighing 30lb 14oz.




Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Match & Catch Reports for the Past Week. to 22nd August.

Posted by Richard on August 30, 2017 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (0)


It’s been a wet week at the fishery but it’s been busy.


Wednesdays open was on the New Canal and Alan Godrich on peg 27 won with 79lb 4oz.

2nd was Rob White on peg 32 with 67lb.


3rd on peg 23 was Paddy Payne with 65lb 2oz.


4th on peg 5 Brian Protheroe with 51lb 6oz.


Sundays open was on the Match Lake and in 1st was Chris Wells on peg 12 weighing 78lb 9oz.


2nd peg 13 was Dan Bowen with 68lb 10.


3rd was Andrew Wray on peg 19 with 56lb 8oz.


4th was Steven Beresford peg 10 with 52lb 8oz.


Sir Howy were on the New Canal on Sunday and Shaun Wilson on peg 20 won weighing 85lb 8oz.


2nd peg 4 was Nigel Morris with 69lb 2oz.


3rd peg 23 was Phil Weaver with 61lb 6oz.


4th on peg 14 was Andrew Mumford with 53lb 12oz.


The Big Pit has been fishing very well with anglers catching up to 40 carp each with a lot being caught on the trusted White Spring’s boilies.


On the Specimen Lake it’s been very good fishing with 30s coming from all over the lake.


 

Nick Osbourne from Essex was fishing peg 7 and had a few fish, the best was ‘Big B’ weighing 34lb 14oz.




 

John Roach Jnr was on Megs Corner for a 48hr and had 10 fish, the best being a mirror ‘Del Boy’ at 30lb 2oz and ‘The Turk’ at 30lb.


 

Cory Phillips fished the Old Cabin and caught a lovely common ‘Mr Tuts’ at 30lb 1oz.


 

Tommy Loveridge was fishing 9A and had 3 fish including a 26lb 2oz common and a 32lb 14oz common called ‘Nessie’.


 

Angler of the week has to be Tony Stone who had 16 runs and landed 13 including 6 20lb+ fish and the stunning common called ‘Tips’ weighing 36lb 9oz, and also a new PB common, the beautiful ‘Bruno’ weighing 38lb 12oz.





 

Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Latest Catch & Match Reports.

Posted by Richard on August 17, 2017 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (0)

It has been a better week at the fishery with more fish starting to come out on Specimen Lake.

One angler to do well was Darren Irving from the Isle of Man, who fished peg 7 for a week landing 10 fish. The best being a fish called ‘CTC’ at 30lb 8oz.

 

Another angler to do well was Anthony Say who landed 4 fish on peg 6a, the best being a 30lb 10 common known as …..

The mid-week match was on The New Canal and was won by Dan Bowen on peg 6 with 161lb 14oz.

2nd was Scott Oldham with 78lb 8oz.

3rd place was Alan Godrich with 68lb 14oz.

The Sunday open match was fished On the New Canal. In first place was Dan Bowen with 94lb 14oz.

2nd was Alan Godrich with 65lb,.

3rd place was Dean Jay with 59lb 8ioz.

There have also been some reports of a very big perch being caught on the Big Pit.

Don’t forget that there are still places available for our 48hour charity match on 1st September. Raising money for children’s Cancer and Cystic Fibrosis.

 

Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

Match & Catch Reports up to the 9th August.

Posted by Richard on August 17, 2017 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)

It’s been very wet and windy at White Springs this week but the fishing has been pretty good.

Wednesdays open was on The New Canal and won by Rob White off peg 15 weighing 120lb 8oz.

2nd was Alan Godrich on peg 5 with 104lb 8oz

3rd on peg 30 was Scott Oldham with 85lb 6oz.

4th on peg 1 Chris Bradley 77lb.

5th peg 35 was Paddy Payne 75lb 13oz.

Sundays open was on the Match lake and first on peg 16 was Ben Hicks with 129lb.

2nd on peg 9 was Chris Wells 121lb 14oz.

3rd was peg 13 Shaun Wilson with 110lb 12oz.

4th on peg 18 was Rob White with 82lb 4oz.

The weights were good all the way down to last place with Alan Godrich on peg 11 weighing 39lb 15oz.

Sir Howy were on the New Canal on Sunday where Mike Yandell on peg 17 was 1st weighing 139lb.

2nd on peg 14 was Andrew Ford with 106lb 12oz.

3rd on peg 8 was Dai Evans with 103lb 5oz.

 

On the Big Pit Justin Davies had a few cracking double figured scaly mirrors.




Aaron Jewitt had a few out of the Big Pit including a lovely common.




The Specimen Lake has been fishing quite hard this week.

David Bevan was on the Old Cabin and had a lovely mirror called ‘CTC’ weighing 31lb 7oz.




 

Georgia Griffiths on peg 11 caught 1 fish, a PB mirror at 27lb 1oz.




Sera Bosley had a cracking session on peg 11 with a beautiful mirror called ‘The Turk’ at 30lb, then had another mirror ‘Big B’ at 34lb 15oz.





Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

Catch Reports & Match News up to the 29th June.

Posted by Richard on July 29, 2017 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (0)


It has been another good week at the fishery.


On the Specimen Lake Gareth Press fished peg 2 for a day session to land 2 fish, 25lb mirror and a fish called ‘CTC’ at 30lb 2oz.





Rick Coppard fished The Island to get a 30lb 8oz mirror known as ‘Drop-Tail’.





The Wednesdays open was on the New Canal.


1st was Alan Godrich with 117lb 12oz.


2nd Mick Brown with 110lb 13oz.


3rd was Brian Protheroe with 88lb 4oz.


Sundays match was on the Match Lake.


1st was Dick Brunton with 81lb 8oz.


2nd was Chris Wells 75lb 2oz.


3rd was Chris Bradley 64lb 6oz.


We have now started our summer evening tickets, from 4pm-8pm £5.00.


Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 

 

 

Match Results & Specimen Lake up to 17th July

Posted by Richard on July 21, 2017 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)


The fishing has been very good at White Springs this week.


Wednesdays open was on The Match Lake.


1st on peg 21 was Paddy Payne weighing 82lb 12oz.


2nd on peg 19 was Brian Protheroe with 78lb 12oz.


3rd on peg 7 was Steve O’mara with 60lb 12oz.


Sundays open was on The New Canal.


1st on peg 1 was Paddy Payne with 108lb 1oz.


2nd on peg 15 was Jim Hart with 96lb 09oz.


3rd on peg 38 was Brian Protheroe with 83lb 15oz.


Cwmcelyn Angling was on The Match Lake on Sunday.


1st was Dai Mann 49lb 15oz.


2nd was Brian King with 35lb 12oz.


3rd was Andrew Mann with 35lb 4oz.


Veteran Speciman angler Alan Harris was on peg 8 and had 9 fish including 2 mirrors ‘The Don’ at 38lb 4oz and ‘Rambo’ at 37lb 2oz.






Sam Bond on peg 9 had a lovely koi weighing in at 20lb exact.




Nikki Mahoney on peg 3 caught ‘The Turk’ weighing 30lb 13oz.


Anthony Say had a good session on Megs Corner catching 5 fish including ‘Captain Hook’ 30lb 7oz and ‘Double D’ weighing 30lb.




 

Pasque Bounauito was on peg 6 and caught his PB a lovely mirror called ‘Trio’ weighing 33l 14oz.





Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all

 

 

Catch & Match Results Up To 11th July..

Posted by Richard on July 21, 2017 at 3:25 AM Comments comments (0)



With the weather being dry and sunny it’s been another busy week here at White Springs.

 

Wednesdays open was on The Match Lake.

 

1st Alan Godrich on peg 21 weighing in 77lb.

 

2nd on peg 19 was Steve Omara with 67lb 12oz.

 

 3rd Chris Bradley on peg 13 with 50lb 2oz.

 

 4th peg 7 was Lou Spinks with 49lb.

 

Sundays open was on The New Canal.

 

1st Chris Wells on peg 17 won with 148lb 8oz.

 

2nd on peg 13 was Alan Godrich with 100lb 8oz.

 

 3rd Steve Shaw on peg 38  with 94lb 2oz.

 

 4th on peg 9 was Lou Spinks with 94lb.

 

Curtis James had a quick hour on The Pleasure Lake, the best being

14lb and 11lb mirrors.

 

Justin Davies had a nice session on The Big Pit catching over 30 carp including a lovely 15lb mirror all using the White Springs banana.





 

On The Specimen Lake, Craig Brown fishing Megs corner caught ‘CTC’s cousin’ a lovely common weighing 31lb 3oz.





Lee Dutton fishing peg 8 caught ‘Chunk’ a cracking common weighing 31lb 11oz.




Jason Hook caught a lovely 28lb common on The Old Cabin.





Terry Pleece fishing the Island had 3 fish including a new pb ‘Trio’ a stunning mirror weighing 34lb 13oz.





Iestyn Hughes on peg 6 had a lovely 19lb linear.




Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.

 


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