Bridge Pool – Heronbrook

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This week we are at Heronbrook on the Bridge pool, which apparently has:-

“Bin’ Fishing it’s Ed Off”

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So with fine weather forcast we are hoping for a really good turnout.

Heronbrook is a venue where we have to pay booking deposits and comit to a minimum number of pegs – so if you can possibly make it to this one, it would be very much appreciated.

A particular shout out to anyone that has not fished with us for a while: –

“Don’t be shy – you will be very welcome”

Sell Your Surplus Tackle

Anyone interested in a net bag Before i list this on Ebay – let me know & I’ll bring it on Sunday. Spec:-

Daiwa Aqua Dry Keepnet Carrier

Designed to completely retain the water from nets the Aqua Dry bags use durable, waterproof EVA with heat welded seams.

60cm x 18cm x 55cm

 

Aqua Dry

 

 

Match Rules Update – Keepnets

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With incidences of the KHV Carp Virus arising many fisheries are getting stricter on rules surrounding keepnets.

So that we do not fall foul of this, we have now updated our rules accordingly.

  • Where there are dipping tanks at the fishery – all nets must be dipped (Whether they are dry or not).
  • Nets must be laid out and not put in the water until 10 minutes before the all in.

In order to remind us all, a 10 minute warning will be sounded prior to the “all in” signal.

Horns Pool – WS15 2UW

This weeks venue is Horns Pool which is situated behind the Horns Pub at Slitting Mill (WS15 2UW). Approximately 3 miles further on from Carneys (if you are traveling from the Stafford direction that is)

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The track to the left hand side of the pub, takes you down to the car park by the pool.

Hopefully the wont close the roads again and we will all be able to get there.

See you all there on Sunday

 

New Inductee of “100 Club” Hall of Fame

hall of fameCongratulations to Darren Titley who is the latest angler to qualify as a member of the Red Horses’ prestigious “100 club”.

Our Hall of Fame recognizes Members who have “Done the Ton” and recorded weights of 100lb or more in a match.

Darren caught a weight of 116lb 2oz from the Willows Spring Pool Penkridge.

This is one of our venues that often produes big weights in Red Horses matches and true to form  yesterday’s match resulted in the top three anglers all weighing in over 100lb.

 

 

Horns Pool – WS15 2UW

This weeks venue is Horns Pool which is situated behind the Horns Pub at Slitting Mill (WS15 2UW). Approximately 3 miles further on from Carneys (if you are traveling from the Stafford direction that is)

Horns Inn

The track to the left hand side of the pub, takes you down to the car park by the pool.

I dropped in at the venue on Thursday (a warm sunny day) and saw countless carp basking and cruising on top.

Chatting with the bailiff he told me 112lb won Wednesdays match – mainly F1s with carp taken in the margins later on mostly caught on meat. Other methods he recommended were pellet shallow and also paste,  particularly on the deeper – siltier side of the lake, if it starts to fizz.

Hope to see you all there on Sunday