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River Huntspill, Somerset Updated 18th August 2014
The Pawlett club match yesterday was won by Keith Clapp with 20lb 1oz on the feeder from peg 146, Chris Ware was second with 16lb from peg 148 and Vic Bush was third with 8lb 14oz from peg 152.

Emerald Pool Fishery, West Huntspill, Somerset Updated 30th October 2014
Mike Nicholls did the double in yesterday's Coffin Dodgers match on Emerald pool, he had the top silvers weight with 45lb 13oz of skimmers, tench, roach and hybrids and combined with some accidental carp he won overall with 66lb 15oz from peg 4. Mike caught on soft pellet and caster.


Ivy House Lakes, Grittenham, Wiltshire Updated 19th October 2014
Yesterdays contest on the Match lake was won by Chris Davis from peg 41 with 70lb 8oz of carp. Rob Terry had the best silvers weight with 17lb 2oz from peg 32.

Todber Manor, Dorset Updated 27th October 2014
Sunday's match on Park lake was won by Tony Rixon with 156lb 2oz of carp to 10lb from peg 38, Tony caught some big fish late from his right hand margin using six maggots as hookbait.

Windmill Fishery,  Westerleigh Road, Bristol Updated 27th August 2013
Gordon Cannings was top weight on Sunday with 77lb 15oz on soft pellet and meat from peg 8, Gordon also had the top silvers weight of 8lb 10oz. Kev Jeffries was second from peg 26 with 47lb 3oz.

Durleigh Reservoir, Bridgwater Updated 12th August 2013
The Clevedon club match yesterday was won by Adam Palmer with a fantastic 61lb 14oz of roach fishing two sections to hand. Adie Baker was second with 28lb of carp and bream on the feeder and third with another roach catch was John Page with 24lb 9oz.

Avalon Fisheries Updated 21st July 2014
The Clevedon club match yesterday was won by Paul Nichols with 175lb 3oz of mainly carp from peg 19, Lee Williams was second with 89lb 14oz from peg 16 and Scott Smallwood completed the frame with 45lb 13oz from peg 3. The majority of fish were caught on the pellet waggler with 8mm hookbaits and 6mm feed.

Plantation Lakes, Kingston Seymour, Somerset Updated 24th March 2014
Yesterdays match on the Main Lake saw Ryan Radford take the top weight with 73lb of carp on meat from peg 11 and Lee Williams was second with 66lb 8oz of carp from peg 32, again on meat. The best silvers was Chris Davis with 15lb 10oz from peg 24.

Goodiford Mill, Nr Cullompton, Devon Updated 6th April 2013
The match on the silvers lake today was won by Bruce Hunt with 27lb 14oz of quality roach and skimmers on maggot over groundbait at 14 metres from peg 12.

Coking Farm, Gillingham, Dorset Updated 6th January 2013
The Tackleuk match today on Rush Lake was won by Chris Higgins with 42lb of carp.

The Sedges, Dunwear, nr Bridgwater Updated 5th October 2014
The PSV match on Brick lake saw Ryan Radford on peg 10 take the honours with 142lb 14oz of carp, Lee Williams topped the silvers with a nice 32lb 9oz net of skimmers from peg 7.

River Tone, Taunton, Somerset  Updated 5th July 2014
Tim Ford and Brian Gay enjoyed a cracking pleasure session on the free stretch by Lidl's on Friday, they both fished the waggler feeding maggots and Tim had mainly chub to just shy of 3lb in his 26lb net and Brian caught chub plus a couple of decent perch in his 32lb bag. Roach, dace and odd grayling also featuring in catches.

Stafford Moor Fishery, Devon Updated 28th July 2012
The latest match was won on Woodpecker from peg 17 with 146lb 10oz of carp, caught shallow on the pole. The top weight on Tanners was 91lb.

Trinity Waters, Bridgwater Updated 29th September 2014
Steve Burgess won the latest PSV match on Woodlands lake with 63lb 12oz of mainly carp from peg 11. Ryan Radford was second with 58lb 15oz from peg 15 and Ron Hardiman was third with 56lb 5oz from peg 6.

Acorn Fishery Updated 6th September 2014
Dom Sullivan won today's match with 138lb 8oz of mainly carp on 6mm expanders from peg 20, Dom also had a nice pick up as it was the bonus peg today too. Andy Guard won the silvers with 21lb 4oz of skimmers from peg 1.

Walton Pond near Street Updated 4th August 2013
Yesterdays Presidents Cup match was won by Jon Martin with two carp plus bream for 15k 520grms, Jon fished the method feeder with hard pellets.

Landsend Fishery, Wedmore  Updated 29th September 2014
Today's open was held on Match and Speci lakes, Craig Edmunds had the top weight with 202lb 14oz from peg 17 on Match lake, Craig caught mainly carp on meat at five metres. Nicky Collins had the best silvers weight with 29lb 5oz of roach and skimmers from peg 34.

Bait Tech Viaduct Fishery, Somerton Updated 29th October 2014
Dan White won the open today on the Match lake with 177lb 8oz of F1's and carp from peg 51 and set a new lake match record in the process. He caught slapping a hard pellet at 16 metres for most of the match before going to 17.5 metres towards the end. Chris Fox won the silvers with 17lb 14oz of skimmers on maggot.

Chard Reservoir Updated 17th August 2014
Jon Martin won today's match with a cracking weight of 83lb 8oz of bream and skimmers on the groundbait feeder.

Summerhayes fishery, Bridgwater Updated 27th October 2014
Sunday's match on Longs was won by Giles Cochrane with 91lb of mainly carp from peg 36, Giles caught on caster fished shallow across. Steve Jackson had the best silvers weight with 11lb 7oz from peg 11.

Bullock Farm, Back Lane, Kingston Seymour, North Somerset Updated 7th October 2014
Latest report

Over 1,200 tonnes of silt has been removed from Rushcombe Lake increasing the depth from around 2.5 feet to 4 feet. 

We took the opportunity when the lake was closed to upgrade swims and the car park too.
Taking advantage of this was Pete Bailey, who is retired and lives in Bristol, fishing his favourite peg 2.  Pete had just over 81lb including commons to 8lb and mirrors to 4lb.  He fished the far margin alternating between bread floating on the surface and maggots on the bottom.  He used no feed at all and a size 12 hook.

All areas of this lake are producing good pleasure bags. A huge variety of hookbaits are working from the aforementioned maggot and bread to pellets, paste and flavoured meats.
The Match Lake is best known for its crucians and silver fish which are coming out regularly on maggots and sweetcorn respectively.  Pete Bailey also fished this lake on peg 21 using floating bread for 53lb of carp including mirrors to 8lb and commons to 6lb in a morning session.  He was catching just a few inches away from the rushes.  All areas of this lake are producing good bags. 
The South Pool is also in excellent form.  The large specimen bream in this lake are continuing to show well on sweetcorn.  Bullocks regular, Fred Tysoe, has been catching some lovely doubles on small pieces of spicy meat.  The corner pegs continue to be the best.

The Carp Lake continues to be the hardest of our five lakes but some good doubles are showing from pegs 19 & 20 and peg 10.  Bread on the surface or spicy meat on the bottom have been the best tactics. 

The North Pool continues to fish well.  You need to go a bit lighter here – typically an 18 hook with a 3lb bottom line with pellet, paste, meat, bread-punch or maggots on the hook.  Feed a few micro-pellets.  All areas of this lake are producing nice pleasure bags around the 50-60lb mark. 
Ilminster Canal Updated 31st May 2014 - Courtney Pas won the Ilminster AA junior match today with 3lb 9oz of roach, perch and skimmers from peg 1 on the long pole. Clifford Richardson was second with 3lb from peg 2 and Matthew Adams was third with 1lb 4oz from peg 7

Perry Street Pond Updated 19th October 2014 - Zoe Hollister won the junior match yesterday with a nice net of carp weighing 18lb 12oz from peg 14, Zoe caught on soft pellets. Odd tench and skimmers also featuring in catches and plenty of small fish to be caught on maggot.

River Isle Updated 27th October 2014 - Upper Coxes provided the top weight in yesterdays match with Baz Morgan weighing in 11lb 10oz of dace, chublets and trout from peg 17. Rob Cox was second with a similar net for 7lb 9oz from peg 15 and Jamie Rich was third with 4lb 4oz of dace, roach, chublets, gudgeon and minnows from peg 122.

Dillington Pond Updated 14th September 2014 - It was Bruce's turn to win this week when he had nearly 300 fish for 16lb 4oz on the whip and maggot from peg 2. Graham Field was second with 11lb 13oz from peg 19, again on the whip and Jamie Rich was third with 9lb 10oz of roach and rudd on the caster.

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