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Catch Reports & Match News 8th January

Posted by Richard on January 25, 2018 at 7:05 AM


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


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.


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