News

Matches Commence

Matches Commence

Our match season kicks off this week with the first event of the year being an open match at Orchard Lakes this Friday. To enter, please contact Dave Perkins on  07598 861573 by close of play on Tuesday 22nd March. Further details and our full 22/23 fixture list can...

Spawning Update

Spawning Update

Good evening everyone, Just to let everyone know the lakes that have been closed to allow the fish to spawn in peace will re-open on Monday 23rd May 2022. The rest will certainly have done them good and the Hucklesbrook fish have also been given a boost of food to...

Water Closures

Water Closures

*Water Closures* Carp are spawning at Wedgehill, Hucklesbrook and Ibsley so all three venues are closed with immediate effect. In previous seasons, these closures have remained in place for around two weeks so we have blocked out all night ticket availability on the...

Brash Chipping

Brash Chipping

This weekend (23rd & 24th April) will see some disturbance at Wedgehill, Hucklesbrook and Winsford. We will be clearing all the brash that was removed during recent tree works and the aftermath of last month's storms.  A chipper will be in action at each of the...

Steve Griffiths

Steve Griffiths

With immense sadness, the club have been informed of the death of Steve Griffiths, the river keeper at Winkton. He had helped anglers from all over the country catch their dream fish, so many of us were the beneficiaries of his knowledge and kindness.  As we hear news...

Orchard Lakes News

Orchard Lakes News

As stated when we added Orchard Lakes to our portfolio of waters, this is a sinter only deal. As such, members will not have access to the venue after 31st March 2022. Beyond this date, it will become a day ticket only water again. Orchard Lakes – CAC match result...

Winkton Archives

Winkton Archives

Dear members The club are assisting Bisterne Estate in building a comprehensive history of the fishery at Winkton. Whilst the estate has many papers and some old maps,  they are lacking in photographic history. What we would ask is for all members to have a look...

Wainsford Re-opens

Wainsford Re-opens

28th February We are pleased to report that the works at Wainsford over the weekend have been completed, apart from a bit of chipping. The fishery is now back open . Please take care as there are a lot of muddy areas and also some soft areas near the root plates of...

Redbrook News

Redbrook News

Redbrook We are disappointed to announce our fishing at Redbrook will cease on expiry of our lease on 14 March 2022. We have been in discussion with the owner who, coincidentally, has also been thinking about what he wishes to do with his land going forward. Members...

Manor Farm – Update

Manor Farm – Update

*Update* Fishing at Manor Farm will resume on Saturday 12th February. Access codes are on our club forum or you can call the bailiff's phone (number on membership cards and rule books) to hear a recorded message. We are delighted to have agreed a lease with the new...

Tincleton

Tincleton

There have recently been a number of instances of members being found fishing beyond the bottom boundary limit at Tincleton. Top and bottom boundary signs have now been put up on both the Main River and the North Stream (side-stream) to clearly identify fishery...

Redbrook News

Redbrook News

The top section at Redbrook is currently inaccessible. Unfortunately, the wooden walkway requires urgent attention after part of it gave way yesterday. Our Fishery Management folk attempted to patch it up last week but, unfortunately, the damage is worse than...