Neil Sampson, the club’s chairman, reported catching a 21lb mirror carp from Swan Lake during an overnight session and another small tench again raising suspicions that someone has been moving fish without the club’s permission or EA consent. Swan Lake has produced, at least, three different 30lb plus carp so far this season showing that it well on its way to becoming another big fish water.
Mike Broom has been getting to grips with Gingerbread Lake’s carp over the past few weeks. He caught a long common weighing 27lb 10oz and a 15lb mirror despite hooking and losing two other carp whilst bottom fishing. He changed to floater fishing to take a 23lb 4oz mirror and another smaller fish of !2lbs.
The Association will be holding its second Open Day on Saturday, the 23rd of August, at McGregor Lake, Sandy. The event is open to persons new to angling and all tackle and bait will be provided. It will start from around 9am but you can
Paul Allum and his son are continuing to enjoy their fishing trips to the River Ouse at Tempsford. This week he reported catching two good-sized eels, the best weighing 3lb 1oz whilst his son, Paul Allum jnr. banked a number of perch to nearly two pounds.