Reports of fish catches are still few and far between but BHAA’s Chairman Neil Sampson decided to fish the River Ivel at the club’s Willow Hay stretch and venturing on to the downstream swims on Biggleswade common. He used ledgered cheese paste as bait and went on to catch several chub all around the 4lb 8oz mark. Members thinking about fishing the river stretches are reminded that the season ends on 14th March.
The Club’s management board has obtained approval for the construction of a winter car park on the west bank of McGregor Lake which will undertaken at a future working party. Plans were agreed too to look into the feasibility of otter fencing the two small lakes that comprise Grace Lake on the Sandy Lakes fishery.
Members wishing to vote at the forthcoming AGM on Thursday, 19th March, must be in possession of their membership books for their vote to count.