Martin Bochenek caught a 17lb common on Damsel Lake this saturday, a personal best for him. The good weather saw carp feeding off the top and Chris Hobbs took 6 fish on Carp Lake to 20-7. On Booneys Lance Bantinck snared a 21-2 mirror and Chris Hayward caught a 21-6. PJA Carpentry LTD held its third annual fishing match on Saturday 6th August 2016 on the canal lake and was attended by fourteen employees keen to take the top spot previously held by Wayne Richardson for the two previous years. The eventual winner was Ross Hallybone with a total weight of 59lb 13oz with second place going to Sloane Kane with 29lb and third place with Wayne Richardson with 27lb 04oz.The biggest fish also went to Ross Hallybone with a nice carp weighing 9lb 13oz.Total bag weight for the 8 that weighed in was 190lb 2oz. This weekend also saw several attend our ‘Taster Session’ on Blunham Lake where you can spend a few hours fishing with a qualified instructor to learn the basics. Equipment is provided are the cost is £10 per session. Next sessions will be from 15th to 19th August.
Ross Hallybone 9-13 Match Canal pictured