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Concessionary match results Oct 2018 onwards

Bog Grove | 18 Feb 2020  | 9 fished 

9 fished with a total weight  of  61lbs  13ozs  8dms

1st  Les Drury               peg  21               30lbs  11ozs

2nd Bert Turner            peg  25               8lbs  10ozs

3rd Dave Auston            peg  22              8lbs

4th Keith Leverett         peg  15               5lbs  13ozs

5th  Brian Webber         peg   19              4lbs  5ozs

6th  David Nicholls        peg   23               2lb  4ozs

7th  Graham Shirmer    peg  24                 1lb   15ozs  8dms

8th  Roger Smith            peg  16                3ozs

9th  John Christensen    peg  20                DNW

Conditions  very bad   banks  very muddy .


Papermill Lock | 04 Feb 2020  | 11  fished 

11 fished  with a total weight  5lbs  9ozs

1st  Barry Lewis         peg   2         2lbs  10ozs

2nd Bill Woolcott        peg  12        1lb  15ozs

3rd  Roger Smith        peg   3          8ozs

4th  Graham Shirmer peg 6             6ozs

5th  Dave Auston          peg  5           2ozs

K.Leverett   DNW

R.Rowbotham   DNW

J.Christensen   DNW

D.Nicholls     DNW

A.Beard   DNW

L.Drury    DNW

Gale force winds  and flooded river.


Canal Tesco | 28 Jan 2020  | 11  fished      

11 fished  with a  total weight of  1lb  13ozs

Jt 1st   Barry Lewis               peg  4         9ozs             pts  30

Jt 1st   Bert Turner               peg  6         9ozs             pts  30

Jt  2nd John Christensen      peg  10       2ozs  8dms  pts  28

Jt  2nd Geoff Green               peg  8         2ozs  8dms  pts  28

Jt 4th  Roger Smith               peg  7          2ozs             pts  26

Jt 4th  Graham Shirmer        peg  9          2ozs            pts  26

6th     Rob Rowbotham          peg  5           1oz  8dms  pts  24

Bill Woolcott   DNW

David Nicholls  DNW

Brian Webber  DNW

Rob Lamb  DNW

Barry Lewis had best fish   perch  8ozs  8dms

The Askew Cup was won jointly by Barry Lewis and  Bert Turner

A very hard day freezing and strong winds.


Bog Grove | 21 Jan 2020  | 12  fished

12 fished   with a total weight of 38lbs  10ozs

1st   Bert Turner              peg  14         15lbs  6ozs  8dms

2nd  Brian Webber           peg  22          11lbs  6ozs

3rd   Bert Savage              peg  19          6lbs  6ozs

4th   Dave Nicholls           peeg  13        3lb  10ozs  8dms

5th   Keith Leverett           peg  21           15ozs

6th   Rob Lamb                 peg  23           9ozs 8dms

7th   Roger Smith              peg  17           6ozs  8dms

8th   Rob Rowbotham       peg  16           1oz

Don Carter  DNW

Les Drury    DNW

Alan Beard  DNW

John Christenseen  DNW

Minus 2 temperature  at 9am


Heybridge Basin | 14 Jan 2020  | 11  fished

11 fished  with a total weight of  1lb  5ozs  8dms

1st   Bert Turner     peg  9             1lb                  30 pts

2nd  Barry Lewis     peg 6              4ozs  8dms      29pts

3rd   Les Drury        peg  11            1oz                  28pts

K.Leverett/R.Rowbotham/Don Carter/J.Christensen/R.Smith

D.Auston/B.Woolcott/D.Nicholls/ all received 1 point

Extreme conditions made it a day not to remember.

Net week Bog Grove.


Lakelands Lilly Lake | 07 Jan 2020  | 9  fished

9 fished  with a total weight of  84lbs  8ozs

1st   Dave Harley       peg  2              17lbs  2ozs

2nd  Les Drury           peg  11            15lbs  13ozs

3rd  Keith Leverett     peg  9               13lbs  13ozs  8dms

4th  Brian Webber      peg 21              13lbs  10ozs

5th Roger Smith          peg  15             9lb  11ozs

Jt 6th Bert Turner       peg  13             5lbs  11ozs

Jt 6th Rob Rowbotham  peg  7              5lbs  11ozs

8th   Bob Lamb             peg  19              2lbs  14ozs



Tesco’s Canal | 17 Dec 2019  | 12 fished

12 fished with a total weight of  4lbs  5ozs  8dms

1st  Pat Mott                  peg  6         13ozs  8dms

2nd Rob Rowbotham     peg  2          10ozs

3rd Les Drury                 peg  10        8ozs

J4th Bert Turner           peg  11        6ozs

J4th Bill Woolcott         peg  9          6ozs

6th   Roger Smith            peg 8           4ozs  8dms

7th   John Christensen    peg  12        3ozs  8dms

J8th Alan Beard              peg 5           1oz

J8th Bob Lamb                peg 3           1oz

There were 3 did not weighs


Bog Grove | 10 Dec 2019  | 12 fished

12 fished the Bog Grove Christmas match and finished with a total weight  70lbs  10ozs  8dms

1st  Les Drury                  peg  10                   27lbs  4ozs  8dms

2nd Barry Lewis               peg  14                   22lbs  4ozs

3rd Dave Auston               peg  15                    8lb  12ozs

4th Roger  Smith               peg  5                      7lbs  11ozs

5th John Christensen       peg  4                       3lbs  1oz

6th  Rob Rowbotham        peg  21                     1lb  5ozs

7th Rob Lamb                   peg  9                       2ozs

8th Dave Nicholls             peg 17                       1oz 8dms

9th Bert Turner                 peg 23                       1oz

There were 3 did not weighs

Best fish: Rob Rowbotham  roach  9ozs

Thanks to Lyn for cheese straws and Christmas cake,excellent.


Papermill Lock | 02 Dec 2019  | 11 fished

11 fished   with a total weight of  12lbs  12ozs  8dms

1st   Bill Woolcott       peg     4        4lb  11ozs  8dms   30pts

2nd  Barry Lewis         peg     3        4lb   1oz    8dms    29pts

3rd   Dave Nicholls      peg    2         1lb  4ozs   8dms    28pts

4th   Keith Leverett      peg   1           1lb  1oz     8dms   27pts

5th   Les Drury             peg  11          12ozs  8dms          26pts

6th   Dave Auston         peg  10          1oz                        25pts


There were 5 did not weights.

Bog Grove | 26 Nov 2019  | 11 fished

11 fished  with a total weight of  169lbs  13ozs

1st  Les Drury               peg  no  10            60lbs

2nd Dave Harley           peg  no  5              47lbs  12ozs

3rd Bert Turner             peg   no 4              21lbs  14ozs

4th Bert Savage             peg  no 8               15lbs

5th Don Carter               peg no 12              13lbs  8ozs  8dms

6th  John Christensen    peg no 21              4lbs  12ozs

7th  Roger Smith            peg  no  15             3lbs  14ozs

8th  Geoff Green            peg  no 23              2lbs  9ozs

9th  Dave Nicholls         peg  no  9                8ozs

2 did not weighs

Best fish  carp 12lb  2ozs   Bert Turner.

Lakelands Wood Lake | 12 Nov 2019  | 12 fished

12 fished   with a total weight of  73lbs  8ozs  8dms

1st    Bill Woolcott        peg  6           27lbs  8ozs

2nd  Brian Webber        peg 19          24lbs  7ozs  8dms

3rd  Bert Savage            peg 21          10lbs  5ozs  8dms

4th  Keith Leverett         peg 20          6lbs  6lb  5ozs

5th  Rob Rowbotham    peg  2            2lbs  8ozs  8dms

6th  Roger Smith           peg  1            2lbs  7ozs  8dms

7th Dave Nicholls         peg  3            8ozs


There were 5 did not weighs.

Tesco Canal | 05 Nov 2019  | 16 fished

16 fished  total weight  19lbs  13ozs  0dms

1st    Vic Dadds                   3lbs  13ozs  8dms      30points

2nd   Brian Webber            3lbs  11ozs  8dms      29points

3rd    Keith Leverett           3lbs    1ozs                  28points

4th    Alan Beard                 1lbs   13ozs                 27points

5th   Dave Harley                1lbs     6ozs  8dms      26points

6th    Les Drury                    1lbs     5ozs  8dms       25points

7th    Don Carter                 1lbs     3ozs                   24points

8th    Bill Woolcott              1lbs     1oz                    23points

9th    Bob Pallet                             11ozs    8dms     22points

10th  Dereck  Frost                         7ozs     8dms     21points

11th  Barry Lewis                             6ozs                   20points

12th  Richard Seabright                  4ozs                   19points

13th  Dave Austen                           3ozs    8dms     18points

14th  Dave Earney                            3ozs                  17points

15th  Jack Morley                              2ozs   8dms     16points

16th  Ernie Vinton                 DNW                               1point

Bill Woolcott had big fish  14oz perch.

Bog Grove | 29 Oct 2019  | 11  fished

11 fished  with a total weight of  212lbs  6ozs  8dms

1st  Les Drury            peg  5         92lbs  6ozs            30 pts

2nd Dave Harley         peg  24       38lbs  11ozs          29pts

3rd Bert Turner          peg   16      28lbs  14ozs          28pts

4th Roger Smith          peg  22       25lbs  13ozs          27pts

5th Dave Auston          peg  19       11lbs  5ozs            26pts

6th Don Carter            peg  2          7lbs  12ozs            25pts

7th Pat Mott                 peg 14         4lbs  6ozs              24pts

8th  John Christensen peg  15        1lb  10ozs  8dms   23pts

9th  Rob Rowbotham   peg  1          1lb  2ozs                 22pts

1 did not weigh in.

Slough House Farm | 22 Oct 2019  | 15  fished

15 fished with a total weight of  40lbs  15ozs

1st  Roger Smith             peg 11          9lb  5ozs

2nd Bert Turner              peg  6           7lbs  2ozs

3rd Rob Rowbotham      peg  13          6lbs

4th Pat Mott                   peg  17           5lbs  10ozs  8dms

5th Dave Harley             peg 15           4lb  1oz

6th Dave Nicholls           peg 3             3lbs  9ozs

7th Don Carter               peg 10            1lb  10ozs  8dms

8th Dave Auston             peg 1              1lb  4ozs  8dms

9th Rob Lamb                 peg  14           1lb  1oz  8dms

There were 4 did not weighs

The only species caught that day were roach and rudd

PaperMill Lock | 15 Oct 2019  | 15  fished

15 fished with a total weight  of  32lbs  6ozs being caught during the day.

1st   Dave Harley             peg  9                 7lbs  8ozs

2nd  Roger Smith             peg  2                  5lbs

Jt 3rd John Christensen  peg  1                   4lbs  8ozs

Jt 3rd Les Drury               peg 14                  4lbs  8ozs

5th  Bob Pallett                peg  8                    2lbs  6ozs

6th  Barry Lewis               peg  4                     2lbs  4ozs  8dms

7th  Bill Woolcott              peg  15                 1lb  12ozs

8th  Pat Mott                     peg  3                    1lb  9ozs

9th Geoff Green                peg  16                  1lb  1oz

10th Bert Turner              peg  10                   1lb

11th Dave Austin              peg  7                     6ozs  8dms

12th Rob Rowbotham       peg 12                    5ozs  8dms

There were 3 did not weighs.

Little Parks | 08 Oct 2019  | 9  fished

9 people fished with a total weight of  39lbs  14ozs  8dms

1st    Les Drury                    peg  21           18lbs  4ozs  8dms           pts  30

2nd   Rob Rowbotham         peg  6              11lbs  14ozs                   pts  29

3rd   Bert Turner                 peg  20             6lbs  9ozs  8dms            pts  28

4th   Dave Harley                peg  18              2lbs  10ozs  8dms         pts  27

5th  Dave Nicholls               peg  19             8ozs                               pts  26

There were 9 did not weighs.

The second round of the points  was won by Keith Leverett    124 points

                                                                          Les Drury          123 points

                                                                          Dave Harley      112 points


Lakelands Lily Lake | 01 Oct 2019  | 8  fished

A match recently took place on Lakelands Lily Lake, 9 people fished with a total weight 229lbs 1oz which is excellent!

1st    Rob Rowbotham      peg  17       51lbs  8ozs

2nd   Bert Turner              peg  11       41lbs  6ozs

3rd    Keith Leverett          peg  21        35lbs  11ozs

4th    Les Drury                 peg  13       31lbs  3ozs

5th    Bill Berry                  peg  15       28lbs  1oz

6th    Don Carter                peg  9         17lbs  13ozs

7th    Roger Smith              peg  20        12lbs  8ozs

8th    Dave Auston              peg  7          10lbs  13ozs

There was 1 fish that wasn’t weighed.

Considering the rain it was a great day with some lovely fish caught, well done everyone!


Rook Hall Farm (front) | 24 Sept 2019  | 7 fished

Rook Hall Farm (front lake) was the venue for this particular concessionary match, 9 people fished and landed a total weight of 58lbs 10ozs.

1st   Bert Turner               peg  3                15lbs  8ozs

2nd   Les Drury                   peg   8                10lbs  7ozs

3rd    Keith Leverett          peg  10               9lbs  6ozs

4th     Rob Rowbotham     peg  13               7lb  8ozs  8dms

5th      Dave Auston            peg  9                  7lbs  4ozs  8dms

6th       Dave Nicholls          peg  1                   5lbs  7ozs

7th        Bill Berry                 peg  5                    3lb  1oz

There were 2 fish that wasn’t weighed, and once again Bert Turner landed the best fish which was a tench  weighing 3lbs 5ozs 8dms.

Well done to everyone, that is some great weights for the last Rook Hall match of the season.


Papermill Lock | 17 Sept 2019  | 12 fished

17th  September  2019  saw a match at Papermill Lock, 12 fished with a total weight of  29lbs  3ozs  8dms.

1st    Rob Rowbotham   peg  13              5lbs  10ozs                30pts

2nd    Barry Lewis              peg  4               5lb   5lb  8ozs           29pts

3rd     Bert Turner              peg  14              4lb  8ozs                   28pts

4th      Bill Woolcott           peg  9                 3lbs  12ozs  8dms  27pts

5th       Pat Mott                  peg  15                3lb  0ozs  8dms      26pts

6th        Rob Lamb                peg  12                1lb  15ozs                25pts

7th        Les Drury                  peg  7                  1lb  12ozs  8dms     24pts

8th         Roger Smith             peg 11                 1lb  6ozs                   23pts

9th          John Christensen    peg  8                   14ozs  8dms             22pts

10th        Keith Leverett          peg  10                 13ozs                         21pts

11th        Dave Nicholls            peg  5                    2ozs                           20pts

12th        Bert Savage                peg  3                    1oz                             19pts

The best fish  was a Perch weighing 1lb  13ozs caught by Bert Turner.

Great fishing everyone!


Slough House Farm | 10 Sept 2019  | 9 fished

This match was held at Slough House Farm with 9 people fishing, and a brilliant total weight of  78lbs  5ozs.

1st    Bert Turner                 peg  1              19lbs  2ozs

2nd   Rob Lamb                    peg  2              12lbs  6ozs

3rd  John Christensen        peg  15             12lbs  3ozs

4th   Bert Savage                  peg  25             7lbs  9ozs  8dms

5th   Roger Smith                 peg  11              6lbs  11ozs  8dms

6th   Don Carter                   peg  3                6lbs  5ozs

7th   Pat Mott                        peg 16               5lbs  10ozs  8dms

8th   Rob Rowbotham           peg  9                 3lbs  13ozs  8dms

9th   Bill Berry                      peg  10               2lbs  8ozs  8dms

The best fish went to Bert Savage, and this was a lovely 4lbs  10oz tench.

Well done everyone!


Rook Hall Farm | 27 Aug 2019  | 13 fished

A match took place on the 27th August 2019 at Rook Hall Farm front lake, the fishing was difficult with the weed still quite bad and the water level being down around 2ft. 13 fished the match with a total weight of  51lbs  14ozs caught.

1st   Keith Leverett         peg  9               15lbs  13ozs       30pts

2nd  Dave Harley            peg  10             9lbs  5ozs           29pts

3rd   Bill Berry                peg  8                6lbs  4ozs           28pts

4th   Rob Rowbotham     peg  1                 3lbs  10ozs         27pts

5th   Pat Mott                   peg  4                2lbs  15ozs  8dms  26pts

6th   Don Carter               peg  18              2lbs  13ozs  8dms  25pts

7th   Roger Smith             peg  23               2lbs  9ozs            24pts

8th   Geoff Green             peg  3                  2lbs  5ozs            23pts

9th   John Christensen    peg  5                   1lb  5ozs              22pts

10th Dave Nicholls          peg  19                  1lb  10ozs  8dms  21pts

11th Les Drury                 peg  22                  1lb  8ozs               20pts

12th Alan  Beard              peg  24                  1lb  1oz  8dms      19pts

Rob Lamb                        peg  2                    DNW                     1pt

Great job everyone!!


Papermill Lock | 13 Aug 2019  | 13 fished

A match was fished at Papermill Lock,  with 14 people fishing and landing a total weight of  42lbs  9ozs.

1st  Dave Harley           peg 11             7lbs  10ozs  8dms    30pts

2nd John Christensen  peg  16             6lbs  4ozs  8dms     29pts

3rd Les Drury                peg  6               5lbs                       28pts

4th Barry Lewis             peg  10            4lbs  12ozs            27pt

5th  Bill Woolcott           peg  12             4lbs  8ozs              26pts

6th  Bert Turner             peg  13             4lbs                       25pts

7th  Roger Smith            peg  7               2lbs  15ozs            24pts

8th  Geoff Green            peg  9               2lbs  8ozs               23pts

9th  Rob Rowbotham     peg  3               1lb  10ozs  8dms    22pts

10th Dave Auston          peg  5                1lb  6ozs  8dms     21pts

11th Pat Mott                 peg  14              12ozs  8dms          20pts

12th Keith Leverett        peg  15              11ozs  8dms           19pts

13th Dave Nicholls        peg  2                6ozs                        18pts

There was one did not weigh. Receives 1 point

Dave Harley won the Golden peg and the 2 best fish were roach caught by Les Drury and John Christensen.


Slough House Farm | 06 Aug 2019  | 14 fished

A match was held at Slough House Farm on 6th August with 15 fishing and a total weight of 122lb’s 4oz’s caught.

1st   Les Drury                  peg 12             25lbs  10ozs

2nd  Don Carter                peg  17            16lbs  2ozs

3rd  Keith Leverett            peg  18            14lbs  12ozs  8dms

4th  Dave Harley               peg  14            11lbs  14ozs

5th  Bert Turner                peg 2               9lbs  7ozs

6th  John Christensen       peg 3                 8lbs 6ozs  8dms

7th  Roger Smith               peg  6                6lbs  13ozs

8th  Bob Pallett                  peg  15             5lbs  14ozs

9th  Graham Shirmer        peg 1                 5lbs  13ozs

10th Rob Rowbotham       peg 10                4lbs  8ozs  8dms

11th Bert Savage               peg 25               3lbs  14ozs

12th Dave Nicholls           peg  9                 3lbs  12ozs

13th Dave |Auston           peg  13                3lbs  1oz

14th Alan Beard             peg  7                   2lb  8ozs  8dms

There was 1 fish that was not weighed, and the best fish went to Keith Leverett which was a tench weighing 4lbs  2ozs.

Well done everyone!


Bog Grove | 30 Jul 2019  | 13 fished

A recent match was held at Bog Grove on the 30th July, there was 13 fishing and the total weight caught was 315lbs. The result of the match is as follows:

  • 1st – Les Drury, peg 24, with a total weight off 96lb 1oz
  • 2nd – Bert Turner, peg 4, with a total weight off 39lb 12oz
  • 3rd – Dave Harley, peg 10, with a total weight off 38lb 8oz
  • 4th – Don Carter, peg 5, with a total weight off 34lb 3oz
  • 5th – Dave Auston, peg 22, with a total weight off 33lb 12oz
  • 6th – Roger Smith, peg 9, with a total weight off 15lb 5oz
  • 7th – Bert Savage, peg 8, with a total weight off 14lb
  • 8th – Keith Leverett, peg 6, with a total weight off 12lb 11oz
  • 9th – Alan Beard, peg 17, with a total weight off 10lb 1oz
  • 10th – Rob Rowbotham, peg 15, with a total weight off 5lb 11oz
  • 11th – Dave Nicholls, peg 4, with a total weight off 3lb 3oz
  • 12th – Bill Berry, peg 4, with a total weight off 1lb 3oz
  • 13th – John Christensen, peg 20, with a total weight off 1lb

The best fish off the day caught was a lovely 12lb 9oz carp, caught by Bert Turner.

The next match being held is on the 6th August at Slough House farm.

There are also still spaces in the Presidents match on the 10th August at Slough House Farm.

Well done to everyone who participated in the match at Bog Grove, and good luck to those fishing the next!


Rook Hall Farm | 23 Jul 2019  | 17 fished

1st  Pat Mott               peg  9                15lbs  12ozs  8ozs      30pts

2nd Geoff Green          peg  8               12lb  4ozs                   29pts

3rd Dave Harley          peg 24               11lb  2ozs   8dms        28pts

4th Bert Turner            peg 1                7lbs  3ozs                     27pts

5th Bob Lamb               peg 10              6lbs  13ozs  8dms        26pts

6th Rob Rowbotham    peg 5                 6lb  1oz  8dms             25pts

7th Graham Shirmer    peg  18             5lbs  8ozs                     24pts

8th Dave Auston           peg  13             3lbs  2ozs  8dms           23pts

Jt,9th Les Drury..Alan Beard..Bob Pallett  1lb  14ozs each     22pts  each

13th Don Carter           peg  12              1lb  12ozs  8dms           19pts

Jt.14th Dave Nicholls..Keith Leverett    1lb  7ozs                       18pts each

Total weight of  78lbs  4ozs

Best fish tench  3lbs  13ozs  Bert Turner

Pat Mott  won the Golden Peg on peg 9.

I want names for Presidents match Saturday  the 10th August @ 8.30am.  Slough House Farm.


Totham Pit | 16 Jul 2019  | 14 fished

1st  Dave  Harley          peg  12         5lbs  14ozs

2nd  Bert Turner           peg  14         5lbs  5ozs

3rd  Pat Mott                 peg  10          2lb  14ozs

4th  Bob Pallett              peg  15          1lb  8ozs

5th  Rob Lamb                peg  13         1lb  4ozs

6th  Les Drury                 peg  9           1lb  2ozs  8dms

7th  Don Carter               peg  8           13ozs   8dms

8th  Graham Shirmer      peg  16         11ozs

9th  Dave Nicholls            peg  5           10ozs

10th Rob Rowbotham      peg  17          8ozs  8dms

There were 4 did not weighs

Total weight of  20lbs  10ozs  8dms

Best fish  1lb  1oz roach   Bert Turner


Boreham Black Bridge Canal | 09 Jul 2019  | 17 fished

1st   Bert Turner      peg 3                2lb  6ozs  8dms   pts  30

2nd  Les Drury         peg 13              2lb  2ozs              pts  29

3rd  Roger Smith      peg  6               2lbs  1oz  8dms   pts  28

4th  Geoff Green       peg 15              1lb 10ozs  8dms  pts  27

5th  Keith Leverett    peg 1                 1lb  7ozs  8dms   pts  26

6th  jt Dave Harley   peg 10                1lb  6ozs  8dms  pts 25

6th jt  Alan Beard     peg 5                  1lb  6ozs  8dms  pts 25

8th Bill Woollcott      peg 11                1lb  5ozs             pts 23

9th Graham Shirmer  peg9                  1lb  1oz  8dms   pts 22

10th Bert Savage       peg 4                   12ozs                 pts 21

11th Barry Lewis       peg 14                 9ozs 8dms         pts  20

12th Alan Wilson      peg 7                    8ozs  8dms       pts 19

13th Dave Auston     peg 8                     7ozs  8dms       pts  18

14th Don Carter       peg 16                    7oz                   pts  17

15th Dave Nicholls   peg  2                     6ozs  8dms       pts 16

Total weight of  18lbs  12ozs  8dms

Best fish  13oz perch  Les Drury

Bert Turner won the 1st round of the points competition

Next week Totham Pit


Heron Hall and Slough House West | 02 Jul 2019  | 12 fished  |  Pairs Match

1st     Don Carter  and  Dave Nicholls               17lbs  5ozs  8dms

2nd    Roger  Smith and Rob Rowbotham          14lbs  8ozs  8dms

3rd    John Christensen and Alan Wilson           14lbs  2ozs

4th    Graham Shirmer and Bert Savage             13lbs  13ozs

5th    Dave Harley  and Keith Leverett                 11lbs  8ozs  8dms

6th    Bill Berry  and  Dave Auston                       6lbs  13ozs

Total weight   78lbs  2ozs  8dms

Top weight at Slough West  was  Dave Harley  with  6lbs  14ozs

Second best weight at Slough West  John Christensen  with 6lbs

Third best weight at Slough West  Rob Rowbotham  2lbs  8ozs  8dms

Top weight at Heron Hall  was  Don Carter with  16lbs  13ozs  8dms

Second best weight at  Heron Hall   Roger Smith  with  12lbs  0ozs  8dms

Third best weight at Heron Hall  Graham Shirmer  with  11lbs  7ozs

Not a bad day considering the low turnout.


Slough House Farm | 25 Jun 2019  | 14 fished

1st   Graham Shirmer     peg  23                     33lbs  14ozs

2nd  Bert Turner             peg  16                      19lbs  13ozs

3rd  Don Carter               peg  11                      15lbs  1oz

4th  Les Drury                 peg  10                      14lbs  10ozs

5th Roger Smith              peg  12                       13lbs  5ozs

6th John Christensen     peg  6                          12lbs  4ozs  8dms

7th Dave Auston             peg 7                           6lbs  13ozs

8th Geoff Green              peg 4                           6lbs  2ozs

9th  Rob Rowbotham      peg  9                          5lbs  15ozs  8dms

Jt 10th Pat Mott              peg  25                         5lbs  2ozs

Jt 10th Bert Savage        peg  2                           5lbs  2ozs

12th  Keith Leverett       peg  3                            1lb  5ozs

There were 2 did not weighs.

Total weight of  139lbs  7ozs

The best fish was a tench of  5lb  15ozs  for Roger Smith

2 other notable tench of  5lbs  12ozs  and 5lbs  1ozs

A  reasonable day considering we had 8 hours rain during the night.


Papermill Lock Canal | 18 Jun 2019  | 14 fished  |  First of new river season

1st   Bert Turner           peg 13           3lbs  2ozs

2nd  Steve Willis            peg  16          2lbs  15ozs

3rd  John Christensen  peg  12           2lbs  3ozs

4th  Bill Woollcott          peg  10           2lb  2ozs

5th  Graham Shirmer    peg  11          1lb  14ozs

6th  Dave Austen            peg  2            1lbs  2ozs  8dms

7th  Dave Nicholls         peg  1             1lb  1ozs

8th  Alan Wilson             peg  6              10ozs

9th  Keith Leverett          peg  14           7ozs  8dms

10th Pat Mott                  peg  9             7ozs

11th Geoff Green            peg  8              4ozs  8dms

There was 1 did not weigh.

Total weight  of  17lbs  3ozs

Best fish  perch  7ozs  John Christensen


Rook Hall | 11 Jun 2019  | 12 fished

1st  Graham Shirmer                     19lbs  3ozs  8dms     30pts

2nd Bert Turner                              14lbs  5ozs               29pts

3rd  Bill Berry                                  10lbs  10ozs             28pts

4th  Les Drury                                   8lbs  14ozs              27pts

5th  Pat Mott                                      7lbs  3ozs  8dms     26pts

6th  John Christensen                       5lbs  15ozs              25pts

7th  Bob Lamb                                    4lbs  1oz  8dms       24pts

8th  Dave Auston                                2lbs  5ozs                23pts

9th  Bert Savage                                  2lbs  0zs  8dms       22pts

10th Dave Nicholls                              14ozs  8dms            21pts

Alan Beard/Don Carter   DNW 1 point each

Total weight of  75lbs  10ozs  8dms

Best fish  Tench  4lbs  7ozs  8dms    John Christensen


A12 Cuton Lake | 04 Jun 2019  | 12 fished  |  AWAY match

1st   Bill Woollcott         peg  5           48lbs  6ozs

2nd  Bert Turner           peg 7            40lbs  0ozs  8dms

3rd  Pat Mott                 peg  9            27lbs  15ozs

4th   John Christensen peg  10           15lbs  7ozs  8dms

5th   Rob Rowbotham  peg  17            13lbs  13ozs

6th   Roger Smith          peg  11           13lbs  10ozs  8dms

7th   Les Drury              peg  15           6lbs  13ozs  8dms

8th   Dave Nicholls       peg  40            6lbs  8ozs

9th   Alan Beard           peg  13            4lbs  9oz

10th  Alan Wilson        peg  3               1lb  0ozs  8ms

There were 2 did not weighs.

Total weight of 178lbs  3ozs  8dms


Slough House Farm | 28 May 2019  | 18 fished

1st Graham Shirmer          peg  8          23lbs  10ozs

2nd Les Drury                      peg  15        14lbs  10ozs  8dms

3rd Bert Turner                    peg  25        13lbs  5ozs  8dms

4th Dave Harley                   peg  12        12lbs  3ozs  8dms

5th  Bob Lamb                      peg  3          11lbs  5ozs

6th  Pat Mott                         peg 23          9lbs  4ozs  8dms

7th  Rob Rowbotham            peg  14         8lbs  6ozs

8th  Dave Auston                   peg  6          8lbs  3ozs

9th  Bob Pallett                      peg  13         7lbs  9ozs

10th Keith Leverett                peg  16          6lbs  1oz  8dms

11th Roger Smith                  peg  17           4lbs  10ozs  8dms

12th Don Carter                     peg 4             4lbs  8ozs

13th Alan Wilson                   peg  1             4lbs  4ozs

14th John Christensen          peg  9             4lbs  2ozs

15th Geoff  Green                  peg  11           1lb  11ozs

16th Dave Nicholls                peg  10           1lb  10ozs

There were 2 did not weighs

Total weight of 135lbs  8ozs

Best fish a tench of 5lbs  15ozs  Les Drury


Little Parks (both lakes) | 21 May 2019  | 16 fished

1st   Alan Beard              peg  21              21lbs  8ozs          30pts

2nd  Bert Turner             peg  20               9lbs                     29pts

3rd   Roger Smith            peg  7                 7lbs  7ozs  8dms 28pts

4th   John Christensen    peg  1                 3lbs  14ozs          27pts

5th   Dave Nicholls           peg 5                 2lbs  11ozs  8dms 26pts

6th   Bob Lamb                 peg 11               2lbs  8ozs             25pts

7th  Dave Harley               peg  19              2lbs  1oz              24pts

8th  Don Carter                 peg  13               1lb  14ozs  8dms 23pts

9th  Les Drury                   peg  18                1lb  8ozs             22pts

10th Dave Auston              peg  22               1lb  1oz                21pts

11th Keith Leverett            peg  12                11ozs                   20pts

There were 5 did not weighs each receiving 1 point.

Total weight of  54lbs  5ozs

Best  fish  Bert Turner with a Bream of 6lbs.

John Christensen had a roach of  1lb  2ozs  8dms.


Totham Pit | 14 May 2019  | 17 fished

1st  Dave Harley           peg  15         5lbs  2oz                   30pts

2nd Allen  Beard           peg  17         4lbs  4ozs  8dms       29pts

3rd  Rob Rowbotham    peg 19           4lbs  2ozs                 28pts

4th  Bert Turner            peg  4            3lbs  15ozs  8dms    27pts

5th  Graham Shirmer   peg  7            14ozs                        26pts

6th  Bob Pallett             peg  10          9ozs  8dms                25pts

7th  Keith Leverett        peg  5            9ozs                           24pts

8th  Dave Nicholls        peg  2            2ozs                            23pts

9th  John Christensen  peg  9             1oz  8dms                  22pts

Jt 10 Geoff Green        peg 8              1oz                             21pts

Jt10 Pat Mott               peg  18           1oz                             21pts

12th Bill Berry              peg  1             8dms                           19pts

There was 5 did not weighs each receiving 1 point

Total weight of  19lbs  14ozs  8dms

Best fish  Tench  4lbs 4ozs  8dms  Allan Beard

A very poor day


Oakford Fishery Top Lake | 07 May 2019  | 12 fished  |  AWAY match

1st    Roger Smith            peg  19         42lbs  7ozs

2nd  Les  Drury                peg  13         32lbs  6ozs

3rd  Rob Rowbotham       peg  11          29lbs  8ozs

4th  Graham Shirmer      peg  16           26lbs

5th  Keith Leverett           peg  21           25lbs  12ozs

6th  Bob Pallett                peg  5             22lbs  6ozs

7th  Bert Turner              peg  7              21lbs  1oz

8th  Bill Woolcott             peg  18           19lbs  8ozs

9th  Don Carter                peg 20            11lbs  7ozs

10th Dave Harley             peg 11            10lbs 6ozs

11th Dave Auston            peg  9              6lb  2ozs

12th Dave Nicholls         peg  3               3lbs  14ozs  8dms

Total weight of  250lbs  15ozs  8dms


Rook Hall Farm | 30 Apr 2019  | 18 fished

1st   Dave Harley          peg  24          14lbs  14ozs  8dms

2nd  Graham Shirmer  peg  3             11lbs  3ozs  8dms

3rd  Geoff Green           peg 8             7lbs  1oz  8dms

4th  Don Carter             peg 19           7lbs  1oz

5th  John Christensen  peg 12            6lbs  9ozs  8dms

6th  Bert Turner            peg  9             4lbs  14ozs

7th  Roger Smith           peg  18           3lbs  8ozs

8th  Bob Pallett              peg 23            3lbs  2ozs

9th  Pat Mott                  peg 10            3lbs

10th Rob Rowbotham   peg  21            2lbs  5ozs

11th Dave Auston          peg 4               1lb  10ozs  8dms

12th Les Drury              peg  13             1lb

13th Alan Beard            peg  20             14ozs  8dms

14th Dave Nicholls        peg  22             7ozs  8dms

15th Keith Leverett        peg  26             6ozs

16th Bob Lamb              peg 5                 1oz  8dms

There  were two did not weighs.

Total weight  68lbs  3ozs

Best fish  Perch of  2lb  5ozs  8dms  for  Graham Shirmer,

Other good fish  Perch  2lb  2ozs,   Tench  3lb 10ozs.

Next week Oak Lake on the top lake.


Slough House Farm | 23 Apr 2019  | 15 fished

1st  Dave Auston                   peg  23              9lbs  12ozs

2nd Keith Leverett                 peg  15              8lbs  14ozs

3rd  Graham Shirmer            peg  4                8lbs  5ozs

4th  Dave Nicholls                 peg  25              6lbs  10ozs  8dms

5th  Bert Turner                     peg  12              4lbs  14ozs

6th  Allen Wilson                    peg  11              4lbs  10ozs

7th  Bob Lamb                         peg  14             3lbs  12ozs

8th  Roger Smith                     peg  9                2lbs  14ozs

9th  Bert Savage                      peg  2                2lbs  12ozs

10th John Christensen            peg  6                1lb  7ozs  8dms

11th Don Carter                       peg  3                1lb

12th Alan Beard                       peg 1                  8ozs

13th  Rob Rowbotham             peg  7                  2ozs

Total weight of   55lbs  9ozs  8dms

Tench  4lbs  12ozs best fish for Bert Turner

David Nicholls had an Ide  of  2lbs  14ozs

30th April  we will be at Rook Hall Farm  (meal nite)


Bog Grove | 16 Apr 2019  | 12 fished

1st    Dave Harley           peg  14            26lbs  2ozs

2nd   Don Carter             peg  4              12lbs  8ozs

3rd    Keith Leverett        peg  24             6lbs  12ozs

4th    Bert Savage           peg  8                6lbs  8ozs

5th    Roger Smith          peg  18               4lbs  4ozs

6th    Les Drury              peg  2                  3lb  8ozs

7th    Bert Turner           peg  6                  3lb  1oz

8th    Graham Shirmer   peg  20                2lb  14ozs

9th    Rob Rowbotham   peg  16                  5ozs  8ms

There were 3 did not weighs

Total weight  of   65lbs  14ozs  8dms

Best Fish  carp  12lbs  8ozs  Don Carter

Slough House Farm next venue 23rd April

It is sad to report that Vic Dadd passed away last week.


Rook Hall Farm | 9 Apr 2019  | 14 fished

1st   Rob Rowbotham         peg  18    6lb  14ozs               30pts

2nd  Bert Turner                 peg   4      3lb  1oz                  29pts

3rd  Pat Mott                       peg  24      2lb  14ozs  8dms   28pts

4th  Graham Shirmer         peg  23       2lb  11ozs             27pts

5th  Dave Harley                 peg  9          1lb  4ozs              26pts

6th  Don Carter                   peg  19        15ozs                    25pts

7th  Alan Beard                   peg  13         1lb  1oz               24pts

8th  Dave Nicholls               peg  10        14ozs                    23pts

9th   Keith Leverett               peg  12         12ozs                   22pts

10th A Wilson                       peg  26         8ozs                     21pts

11th Dave Auston                 peg  5           6ozs 8dms            20pts

There were 3 did not weighs each receiving 1 point.

Total weight of  21lbs  5ozs

Best fish  Tench  Rob Rowbotham   3lbs 2ozs

Rob Rowbotham  with the concessionary trophy for his duo tench win at Rook hall farm.

Next week  Bog Grove.


Lakelands Wood and Lily Lakes | 02 Apr 2019  | 15 fished | AWAY match

Wood Lake

1st   Pat Mott                           peg 17             34lbs

2nd  Graham Shirmer             peg  19             24lbs  13ozs  8dms

3rd   Bill Woolcott                    peg  7               23lbs  5ozs

4th   Les Drury                          peg  3              19lbs  1oz  8dms

5th  Rob Rowbotham                 peg  1              9lbs  8ozs

6th  Alan Wilson                        peg  21            5lbs  9ozs  8dms

7th  Bert Savage                         peg  5              DNW


Lily Lake

1st   Bob Lamb                            peg  2              32lbs  15ozs  8dms

2nd  Dave Harley                         peg 10             18lbs  12ozs

3rd  Roger Smith                         peg  14             17lbs  2ozs

4th  Bert Turner                           peg  20             13lbs  9ozs

5th  Keith Leverett                        peg  12             6lbs  14ozs

6th  Alan Beard                             peg  18             6lbs  12ozs

7th  Dave Nicholls                         peg  8               15ozs

8th  Don Carter                              peg  16             DNW

Total weight of  213lbs 15ozs

A mixed day of weather and catches but still a brilliant fishery.


Lakelands Lily Lake | 26 Mar 2019  | 13 fished | AWAY match

1st   Graham Shirmer     peg  18           46lbs  13ozs

2nd  Dave Harley             peg  14          34lbs  12ozs

3rd  Les Drury                  peg  13           24lbs  1oz

4th  Bert Turner               peg  20           22lbs  3ozs  8dms

5th  Roger Smith              peg  8              21lbs  5ozs

6th  Bob Lamb                  peg  12            16lbs  5ozs

7th  Bert Savage                peg  2              14lbs  9ozs  8dms

8th  Rob Rowbotham        peg  16             14lbs  8ozs

9th  Pat Mott                     peg   19             7lbs  3ozs

10th Don Carter                peg  15              3lbs  11ozs  8dms

11th Alan Beard                peg  10              2lbs  5ozs

12th  Keith Leverett           peg  21               1lb

There was one did not weigh

Total weight  of  209lbs  6ozs  8dms

Next week Wood Lake.


Rook Hall Farm | 19 Mar 2019  | 16 fished

1st   Bert Turner    peg  20                  3lbs  1oz

2nd  Rob Lamb       peg  2                    1lb   10oz

3rd  Don Carter      peg  3                    13ozs  8dms

J4th Dave Nicholls  peg 4                   1oz

J4th Keith Leverett  peg 17                 1oz

6th  Dave Harley     peg  13                  8dms

Total weight of  5lbs  13ozs  8dms

Best fish  tench   3lbs  0ozs  8dms   Bert Turner

There were 10 did not weighs.

A shame really as the last match on the fixture list.

The new fixture list match  will be Rook Hall Farm  9th April  2019 concessionary cup.


Papermill Lock Canal | 05 Mar 2019  | 13 fished

1st   Les Drury                  peg  14           7lbs  10ozs

2nd  Roger Smith              peg  10           3lbs  12ozs

3rd  Bert Turner               peg   8             3lbs  2ozs  8dms

4th  Dave Harley               peg   7            2lbs  10ozs  8dms

5th  Rob Rowbotham        peg  12            2lbs  6ozs  8dms

6th  John  Christensen     peg  1              2lbs  4ozs   8dms

7th  Rob Lamb                  peg  11            2lbs  4ozs

8th  Bill Woollcott             peg  2              2lbs  2lb  8dms

9th  Dave  Nicholls           peg  3              1lb  11ozs

10th Alan Beard               peg  13             1lb  8ozs 8dms

11th Barry Lewis              peg  15             1lb  7ozs  8dms

12th Don Carter               peg  5               11ozs

13th Keith Leverett           peg 9                10ozs

Total weight of  32lbs  4ozs  8dms

Best fish         roach  8ozs      Les Drury

Next  week  match is at  Heybridge Basin  the last match of river season.


Heybridge Basin Canal | 26 Feb 2019  | 18 fished

1st   Rob Rowbotham    peg  12          7lbs  6ozs               30pts

2nd  Bert Turner            peg  14          6lbs  14ozs  8dms  29pts

3rd  Barry Lewis            peg  15           4lbs  7ozs  8dms    28pts

4th   Pat  Mott                peg  5              3lbs  13ozs  8dms  27pts

5th   Les Drury               peg  6              3lb   0ozs   8dms    26pts

6th    Dave Harley          peg  1              3lbs                         25pts

7th    Dave Nicholls       peg  4               2lbs  12ozs              24pts

8th  jt  Dave Auston       peg  7                1lb  15ozs  8dms    23pts

8th jt  Bill Woollcott      peg 18                1lb  15ozs  8dms    23pts

10th  Alan Beard           peg  10               1lb  12ozs  8dms     21pts

11th jt  John Christensen peg 16             1lb  7ozs  8dms       20pts

11thjt  Roger Smith       peg  2                  1lb  7ozs  8dms      20pts

13th  Bill Berry              peg  9                  1lb  5ozs                 18pts

14th  Don Carter            peg 13                 1lb  2ozs 8dms       17pts

15th Keith Leverett        peg  17                 1lb                          16pts

There were 3 did not weighs

Total weight of  43lbs  8ozs

Best fish  7oz 8dms  roach   Rob Rowbotham.

Venue next week  Papermill Lock.


Bog Grove  |  19 Feb 2019  |  12 fished

1st   Les Drury                 peg  2               38lbs  13ozs  0dms

2nd  Don Carter               peg  7                18lbs  1oz

3rd   Dave Harley             peg  6                 10lbs  11ozs

4th   Alan Wilson             peg  22                9lbs  3ozs

5th  Dave Nicholls            peg  20                7lbs

6th  Rob Rowbotham       peg  21                 3lbs  8ozs

7th  Dave Auston              peg  9                   3lbs  1oz

8th  Pat Mott                     peg  24                 1lb  14ozs

9th  Roger Smith               peg  3                   4ozs

There were 3 did not weighs

Total weight of  98lbs  0ozs  8dms

Best fish Pat Mott  crucian carp    1lb  14ozs.

Next week  Heybridge Basin.


Heybridge Basin Canal | 12 Feb 2019  | 16 fished

1st  Bill Woollcott           peg  6              6lb  15ozs

2nd Roger Smith            peg  1              4lb  2ozs  8dms

3rd Geoff Green             peg  2               3lbs  13ozs

4th Keith Leverett           peg 8                3lbs  1ozs  8dms

5th Rob Rowbotham      peg  13              2lbs  13ozs

6th Pat Mott                    peg 5                2lbs  6ozs  8dms

7th Alan Beard                peg7                 1lb  4ozs  8dms

8th Don Carter                peg 9                 12ozs

jt9th  Dave Nicholls       peg  4                7ozs

jt9th  Les Drury             peg  11              7ozs

11th  John Christensen  peg 14th              5ozs

12th  Bert Turner            peg  12               3ozs

There were 4 did not weighs

Total weight of  26lbs  10ozs

Best fish  Rob Rowbotham  perch  13ozs

Bill Woollcott golden peg winner  £25.00

Next week Bog Grove.


Papermill Lock Canal  | 05 Feb 2019  | 13 fished

1st   Bert Turner            peg  10               5lbs  15ozs

2nd  Barry Lewis            peg   11              4lb  13ozs

3rd  Bill Woollcott          peg   13              4lb  20zs

4th  Rob Rowbotham      peg  6                 4lb  1oz

5th  Les Drury                peg  7                  3lb  2ozs  8dms

6th  John Christensen   peg    12                2lb  13ozs

7th  Roger Smith            peg   3                  2lbs  5ozs

8th  Dave Nicholls          peg  2                   1lb  8ozs

9th  Geoff Green             peg  1                   1lb  3ozs  8dms

jt10th Alan Wilson          peg  9                   14ozs

jt10th Alan Beard          peg  8                   14ozs

12th  Dave Auston           peg 5                    12ozs

13th  Keith Leverett         peg 4                     1oz

Total weight of  32lbs  8ozs

Best fish John Christensen  8ozs  Roach.

Next  week  Heybridge  Basin instead  of Tesco’s until car park is sorted out.


Bog Grove | 29 Jan 2019  | 12 fished

1st  Bert Savage                peg 7                5lb  10ozs              30pts

2nd Alan Wilson               peg  9               5lb  6ozs                 29pts

3rd  Bert Turner               peg  25              1lb  12ozs  8dms   28pts

4th  Rob Rowbotham       peg  1                 9ozs                       27pts

5th  Graham Shirmer      peg 24                 7ozs  8dms            26pts

6th  Dave Auston             peg  2                   2ozs                      25pts

7th  Keith Leverett           peg  6                   1oz                        24pts

There  were   5 did not weighs

Total weight of  14lbs

Bert Savage had the best fish 5lb 10ozs carp


Tesco’s Canal | 22 Jan 2019  | A hardy bunch fished

Everyone blanked.


Little London Reservoir | 15 Jan 2019  | 15 fished

1st   Don Carter       peg 7          4ozs

There were 14 blanks

Total weight of  4ozs

Needless to say it was a very hard day

Don won the best fish prize

Next Tuesday  we will be fishing Hoe Mill and not Tesco’s.


Lakelands Lily &  Wood Lake | 08 Jan 2019  | 14 fished  | AWAY match


1st   Dave Harley        peg  11                 33lbs  11ozs

2nd  Don Carter          peg  15                  13lbs  2ozs

3rd  Roger Smith         peg  5                    11lbs  2ozs  8dms

4th  Pat Mott                peg  19                  10lbs  10ozs

5th  Rob Rowbotham  peg  7                     6lbs  10os  8dms

6th  Keith Leverett       peg  13                  3lbs

      Bert Savage           peg  17                  DNW



1st  Les Drury              peg 20                    26lbs  12ozs

2nd Bill Berry              peg  6                     11lbs  10ozs

3rd Bert Turner           peg  12                   11lbs  10ozs

4th Bill Woolcott          peg  8                     8lbs  7ozs  8dms

5th Alan Wilson           peg  2                      3lbs  8ozs  8dms

Bob Pallett             peg  10                    DNW

John Christiansen peg  4                      DNW

Total weight of  141lbs  2ozs


Tesco’s Canal | 18 Dec 2018  | 13 fished

1st   Steve Willis            peg  6             4lb  8ozs

2nd Barry Lewis            peg  7             3lbs  14ozs  8dms

3rd  Dave Harley           peg  12           3lbs  2ozs

4th  Roger Smith           peg  8              2lbs  13ozs  8dms

5th Bert Turner             peg 4              2lbs  10ozs  8dms

6t h Rob Rowbotham      peg  5             2lb   0ozs  8dms

7th John Christensen    peg  13           1lb  12ozs

8th Geoff  Green           peg  9              1lb  5ozs

9th Pat Mott                  peg 10              13ozs

10th Dave Nicholls       peg 3                 4ozs  8dms

11th Dave Auston         peg  11              3ozs

There were 2 did not weighs

Total weight of   23lbs  5ozs  8dms

Best fish Dave Harley  roach  5ozs

Next match 8th January 2019  Lakelands


Bog Grove | 11 Dec 2018  | 14 fished  |  Christmas Match

1st   Geoff Green       peg  10                9lbs  7ozs

2nd  Dave Nichols     peg   11               8lbs  9ozs

3rd   Bill Berry           peg  22               8lbs  2ozs  8dms

4th   Les Drury           peg  5                 7lbs  10ozs  8dms

5th  Barry Lewis         peg 9                  4lbs  3ozs  8dms

6th John Christensen peg 8                  2lbs  6ozs

7th Pat Mott                peg 7                  13ozs

8th Roger Smith         peg 15                 7ozs  8dms

There were 6 did not weighs

Total weight of   41lbs  11ozs

Best fish roach 5ozs

A thank you Lynn for the portions of Christmas cake all round.


Papermill Lock Canal | 4 Dec 2018  | 18 fished

1st  Dave Harley           peg  17          12lbs  5ozs

2nd  Geoff Green           peg  11          7lbs  14ozs  8dms

Jt 3rd Bert Turner         peg  3             5lb  14ozs

Jt 3rd Barry Lewis         peg 13            5lb  14ozs

5th  Roger Smith            peg 14            5lb  8ozs

6th  Graham Shirmer     peg  9             4lb  14ozs

7th  Rob Rowbotham     peg  6              4lbs  10oz

8th  Alan Beard              peg 4               3lbs  13ozs

9th John Christensen     peg 16             3lb   3lb  9ozs

10th Dave Auston           peg  15            3lb  0ozs  8dms

11th Pat  Mott                 peg  10            2lb  6ozs

12th Les Drury                peg 5               2lb  3ozs

13th Dave Nicholls         peg  2              2lbs

14th Keith Leverett         peg  7              1lb  1ozs  8dms

15th Bill Berry                peg  18             1lb  1oz

16th Don Carter              peg 8                11ozs

There was one did not weigh

Total weight of  66lbs  12ozs  8ozs

Best fish  11ozs  8dms  Geoff Green

A superb Chelmer day considering a 2 degree freeze with roach taking hemp and tares.


Tesco’s Canal | 27 Nov 2018  | 14 fished

1st  Steve Willis            peg  7               5lbs  14ozs

2nd Graham Shirmer   peg  8               4lbs  4lbs  7ozs

3rd Roger Smith           peg  5               2lbs  2ozs  8dms

4th Keith Leverett        peg  4                1lb   11ozs  8dms

5th Bill Berry               peg  10              1lb  7ozs  a perch best fish

Jt 6th Alan Wilson p6,Dave Nicholls p11 ,John Christensen p4. 1oz  8dms

9th Bob Lamb              peg  13              1oz

There was 5 did not weighs.

Total weight of 15lbs  15ozs  8dms

The agency has done a good job clearing bankside and repairing fences.


Bog Grove | 20 Nov 2018  | 13 fished

1st    Rob Rowbotham          peg  5           23lbs  3oz

2nd Dave Harley                  peg 7            14lb   7ozs

3rd Keith Leverett                peg  10          9lb   3ozs

4th Graham Shirmer           peg  4            6lbs  6ozs

5th John Christensen          peg  9            4lbs  14ozs

6th Bill Berry                       peg  22           2lbs  3ozs  8dms

7th Alan Wilson                   peg  16           1lb  5ozs  8dms

8th Dave Nicholls                peg  15           1lb  4ozs  8dms

9th Les Drury                      peg  2              11ozs

There were 4 did not weighs.

Total weight  59lbs  3ozs  8dms

The 5lb weighing system worked excellent.


Little London Reservoir  | 13 Nov 2018  | 15 fished

1st   Roger Smith           peg  12           4lb  1oz         30pts

2nd  Dave Harley            peg  13           3lb  15ozs     29pts

3rd  Graham Shirmer     peg  11           2lb  8ozs       28pts

4th  Bert Turner              peg 16            1lb  8ozs      27pts

5th Keith Leverett           peg  8              14ozs           26pts

6th Rob Rowbotham       peg 14             12ozs           25pts

7th Don Carter                peg 15             2ozs  8dms  24pts

8th Les Drury                 peg  4               2ozs             23pts

9th Pat Mott                    peg 2               1oz  8dms    22pts

10th Dave Nicholls         peg 5               1oz               21pts

There was 5 did not weighs each receives 1 point.

Total weight of  14lbs  1oz  0dms

Concessionary match next week is Bog Grove.


Lakelands Lily and Wood Lakes | 06 Nov 2018  | 13 fished  |  AWAY match

Lily Lake.

1st  Graham Shirmer         peg  17         33lbs  2ozs

2nd  Roger Smith                peg  7           17lbs  3ozs

3rd  Bert Turner                  peg 19          10lbs  10ozs

4th  Pat Mott                        peg  11         7lbs  10ozs

5th  Les Drury                      peg  9            6lbs  11ozs

6th  Bert Savage                   peg  15          1lb

Wood Lake.

1st Dave Harley                  peg  2              69lbs  4ozs  8dms

2nd Rob Rowbotham          peg  16            39lbs  6ozs

3rd  Bill Berry                     peg  20            35lbs  12ozs

4th  Don Carter                  peg  8               17lbs  12ozs

5th Keith Leverett               peg  4              9lbs  2ozs

6th Alan Wilson                  peg 6               8lbs  10ozs  8dms

7th  Alan Beard                  peg  18             4lbs

Not a bad day considering quick change of weather.

Total weight of  262lbs 15ozs


Slough House West | 30 Oct 2018  | 16 fished

Everyone blanked

Certainly our worst day ever.

16 fished with not a single bite.


Slough House Farm | 23 Oct 2018  | 17 fished

1st    Les Drury                    peg  23                 29lbs  1oz  8dms

2nd  Graham Shirmer         peg  7                   11lbs  13ozs

3rd  Dave Harley                 peg  15                 10lbs  2ozs

4th  Bert Turner                  peg  14                  8lbs  10ozs

5th  Bert Savage                 peg  25                   8lbs  6ozs

6th John Christensen        peg  6                     7lbs  4ozs

7th Pat Mott                       peg  2                     7lbs

8th Keith Leverett              peg 10                    6lbs  12ozs  8ozs

9th Dave Auston                peg 3                      5llbs  13ozs

10th Roger Smith              peg 11                    4lbs  12ozs  8dms

11th Rob Rowbotham       peg 12                    3lb  11ozs

12th Alan Beard               peg  1                      3lb 8ozs

13th Don Carter               peg 4                       2lb  2ozs

14th Rob Lamb                peg  5                      1lb 4ozs  8dms

15th Bill Berry                peg  13                     1lb  0ozs 8dms

16th Alan Wilson           peg  8                        7ozs  8dms

17th  Dave Nicholls        peg 9                         3ozs 8dms

Total weight  of 112lbs

A reasonable day considering the gale force winds.

Best fish went to Les Drury with a tench of  3lbs  14ozs

Next week we are at Slough House. It will be a full house.


Tescos Canal | 16 Oct 2018  | 16 fished

1st  Rob Rowbotham     peg  7               2lbs  10ozs  8dms   30pts

2ndGeoff Green             peg  11             1lb  13ozs  8dms     29pts

3rd Graham Shirmer    peg  4                1lb  12ozs  8dme     28pts

4th Roger Smith            peg  1                1lb  9ozs  8dms       27pts

Jt 5th Pat Mott                peg  10              1lb  0ozs  8dms       26pts

Jt 5th Barry Lewis         peg 13                1lb  0ozs  8dms       26pts

7th  Keith Leverett         peg  15               15ozs                       24pts

8th  John Christian       peg  14               14ozs                        23pts

Jt 9th Alan Wilson        peg  16                10ozs  8dms             22pts

Jt 9th Les Drury            peg  8                  10ozs  8dms             22pts

Jt 11th Dave Nicholls   peg  11                 8ozs                          20pts

Jt 11th Dave Harley     peg  5                    8ozs                          20pts

13th  Dave Auston        peg  3                    6ozs                          18pts

14th  Alan Beard          peg  6                    5ozs  8dms                17pts

15th Don Carter           peg  2                    3ozs  8dms                 16pts

16th Bert Savage          peg  9                    2ozs                            15pts

Total weight of  15lbs 2ozs

We were looking forward to this one but it did not happen, the water was crystal clear very bright.

Next match Slough House farm.


Lakelands Lily Lake | 09 Oct 2018  | 11 fished  | AWAY match

1st   Rob Rowbotham      peg  16      43lbs  ozs
2nd  Keith Leverett           peg  13      33lbs
3rd  Roger Smith              peg  10       31lbs  1oz
4th  Bert Savage               peg  14       29lbs
5th  Les Drury                  peg  20        21lbs  11ozs  8dms
6th  Pat Mott                    peg  21        21lbs  10ozs
7th  Alan Wilson              peg  17        11lbs  6ozs
8th Alan Beard                peg  19        7lbs  4ozs
9th  Don Carter                peg  8          6lbs  6ozs
10th Dave Nicholls           peg  2          4lbs  14ozs
11th Bill Berry                  peg  18         1lb  4ozs

Total weight of  211lbs  4ozs

A reasonable day cold start then the sun came out and so did the fish.

Next week 16th Oct 2018 venue Tesco’s we have a working party this Thursday to clean up and make swims.


Heybridge Basin canal | 02 Oct 2018  | 13 fished

1st  Rob Rowbotham     peg  9         7lbs  6ozs
2nd Bert Turner             peg  8         5lbs  6ozs  8dms
3rd Barry Lewis              peg 3          4lbs  0ozs  8dms
4th  Les Drury                peg  10        3lbs  14ozs
Jt 5th Alan Beard           peg 6           3lbs  1oz  8dms
Jt 5th Keith Leverett      peg  1           3lbs  1oz  8dms
7th  Roger Smith            peg  11         1lb  7ozs
8th  Rob Lamb                peg  7           1lb  0ozs  8dms
9th  Don Carter               peg  12         1lb
10th Dave Nicholls         peg  5            12ozs
Jt11th Alan Wilson       peg  2             10ozs
Jt11th Bill Berry           peg  13            10ozs
13th Bert Savage            peg 4               8ozs  8dms

Total weight of  32lbs  14ozs

Not a bad day considering the strong winds.

Best fish a roach 10ozs  8dms caught by Les Drury.

Lakelands next week should be Wood Lake.