|Posted by Richard on June 20, 2017 at 12:15 PM|
The weather has been beautiful at the fishery this week with some days very hot.
On Saturday the fish started spawning big time on the Specimen Lake and we closed the lake for a week. Sorry to all the fishermen who were on the lake at the time for cutting your stay short and thank-you for being so understanding.
Wednesdays open was on The Match Lake. In 1st place was Alan Godrich on peg 9 weighing 119lb 5oz.
2nd was Andy Scott on peg 14 with 95lb 8oz.
3rd was Brian Protheroe on peg 19 with 83lb 9oz.
4th was Dan Bowen on peg 2 with 80lb 2oz.
White Springs Sunday open was on The New Canal and 1st on peg 20 was Rob Jones weighing 159lb 12oz.
2nd on peg 1 was Alan Godrich with 98lb 8oz.
3rd was peg 11 close behind with 98lb 2oz.
4th was Andy Rogers on peg 27 with 97lb 8oz.
Glamorgan Angling were on The Match Lake with 23 anglers. With only 3 pegs empty it fished quite well on a very hot day.
John Calley on peg 14 was 1st with 69lb 8oz.
2nd on peg 12 was Dean Jay with 53lb 4oz.
3rd on peg 15 was Johnny Cox with 43lb 2oz.
On the Big Pit Nick Parker had 15 fish all caught on The White Springs Banana.
Justin Davies also had a good session with 16 fish upto 15lb.
On the Pleasure Lake Tyrone was with Warren and Gary Lovell and had 40 carp between them up to 20lb all using White Springs Banana.
Andrew Rees was on 9A and beat his PB with a stunning mirror called ‘The Don’ weighing 37lb 8oz using CR baits.
Jamie Rutherford was on the Soil Shed and caught a lovely mirror ‘The Grey Lady’ weighing 30lb 10oz.
Lee Stokes was on peg 7 and had four 20+fish, the biggest a 28lb 1 mirror.
Ian Davies on Megs Corner had 2 fish; a 25lb 4oz common and a stunning 20lb 4oz ghosty that gave him a hell of a fight.
Martin Matthews on the Soil Shed had the gorgeous ‘Long Common’ at 29lb 14oz.
Stuart Little had his PB landing the cracking common ‘Bailey’ weighing in at 37lb 5oz.
Angler of the week was John Roach Junior all the way from Liverpool.
He had 9 fish including a 22lb grassy and in the last 30 hours he caught ‘Nessie’ a common weighing 32lb 5oz, ‘CTCs cousin’ a mirror at 31lb 3oz and ‘Charlie’ another mirror weighing 30lb 8oz. He was one happy lad driving back to Liverpool.
Congratulations to everyone on your PB’s.
The Specimen Lake was closed on Saturday 17th and will re-open on Friday 30th June, Due to the fish spawning, sorry to any inconvenience.
All other Lakes are open as usual.
Well done to all anglers and until next time, tight lines and all.