Wednesday Open


Holmedale Lake 15 fished


1st Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling peg 17, 251-5-0

2nd Lee Parker Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 36, 247-9-0

3rd Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 21, 202-3-0

4th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 26, 161-14-0

5th Robin Woodhead Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 120-6-0

A lack of anglers meant more room and more fish to share round and the weights proved that, In top spot Martyn Brown had a slow start to the match, but in the last 3 hours  the  fish moved into the margins, fishing the pole and paste he landed a massive 251lb 5oz of carp – 8lb, In second place Lee fished the pole out at 6m with corn and later in the match down the margins landing 45 carp – 11lb for a total of 247lb 9oz, the other double ton weight was Mick Langton landing 46 carp – 7lb on the pole and corn and 202lb 3oz,

 Martyn Brown match angler

Tuesday Open


Sherwood Lake 17 fished


1st Fred Bispham Peg One Angling peg 41, 63-15-0

2nd John Holmes Woodhouse Angling peg 36, 50-12-0

3rd Lee Parker Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 56, 49-10-0

4th Roy Wilcoxson Woodhouse Angling peg 40, 47-7-0

5th Steve Richards Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 46, 45-14-0

6th Mick Lysaght Rivendell AC peg 59, 38-9-0

Fred struggled to catch the usual Ide and skimmers so he change to popped up bread fishing for the carp which paid off landing 13 carp – 12lb and putting a winning weight of 63lb 15oz on the scales. 


Sunday evening open


Holmedale Lake 21 fished

1st Mick Brentnall Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 170-5-0

2nd Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling peg 14, 166-7-0

3rd Tim Hayes Gateford Angling Supplies peg 4, 159-7-0

4th Phil Carline Subfish peg 23, 122-9-0

5th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 30, 121-0-0

6th Lee Plackett Leegem Angling peg 9, 117-15-0

Mick Brentnall stopped Martyn Browns domination of these Sunday eve matches fishing the pole and pellet out at 12m up in the water and down both margins with corn for carp – 8lb and a total of 170lb 5oz, but only 4lb behind was Martyn fishing the pole and paste down the margins for 166lb 7oz of carp – 9lb.