Winter league Round 7

Maunside & Cavendish Lakes


Saturday 25/11/06


27 fished         


1st Richard Wood Peg One Angling Centre peg 2 Maunside, 91-5-0


2nd Steve Shepherd Worksop & Dist AA peg 10 Cavendish, 37-8-0


3rd John Eves Gateford Angling Worksop peg 6 Maunside, 35-1-0


4th John Woodland Peg One Angling Centre peg 12 Cavendish, 30-14-0


5th Neil Wilkinson Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 4 Maunside, 29-12-0


6th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 5 Maunside, 27-6-0


Richard fished pole and caster to the far bank on peg 2 on the Maunside and was into small carp and chub- 1lb straight away but after 2 hours bagging his swim dried up and he changed to fishing pole and corn over ground bait at the bottom of the far shelf this resulted in carp – 4lb finishing with an excellent winter net of fish weighing in 91lb 5oz. his day was made better for being sat on one of the golden pegs for an extra £100. In 2nd place and a long way behind Worksop’s Steve Shepherd fished a small ground bait feeder and meat cast to the far bank on peg 10 on the Cavendish his 37lb 8oz net was made up of carp – 4lb and skimmers – 2lb


Leaders after 7 rounds

Mick Langton & John Woodland 15 points

Carl Brown, Neil Wilkinson 16 points



Holmedale Lake


Sunday 26/11/06

23 fished


1st Neil Wilkinson Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 24, 90-10-0


2nd Steve Armistead Greyhound AC Worksop peg 31, 62-13-0


3rd Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 33, 62-7-0


4th Rob Ward Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 26, 54-11-0


5th Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Worksop peg 8, 41-11-0


6th Dave Madin Mossella Ultimate Anglers peg 42, 33-9-0


A couple of days of mild weather and the Holmedale lake fishes like it was summer, out in front again was Farm parks Neil Wilkinson at peg 24 he fished pole and pellet all match at 12m feeding very little he had 10 carp over 5lb and 15 from 1lb to 3lb. In 2nd Steve lost his first 7 carp and was resigned to not having a good day but his fortune changed landing 17 carp – 7lb fishing pole corn and meat at the side of the borehole in peg 31


Holmedale Lake, Wednesday Fun League open


22 fished                       


1st Neil Wilkinson Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 26, 52-8-0


2nd Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Supplies Worksop peg 31, 41-8-0


3rd Carl Brown CB Home Improvements peg 41, 36-7-0


4th Pete Hodgetts, Andy Allen’s Mansfield Angling peg 32, 32-3-0


5th Jason Singlehurst Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 35, 29-8-0


6th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 24-15-0


The lake started off fishing very well despite the cold but after 2 hours fishing the heavens opened and with the cold heavy rain every body struggled, but by that time Neil had had 8 carp – 7lb on pole and pellet having 2 more late in the match finishing 11lb in front of Geoff on peg 31. He fished pole corn and pellet at 14m into the bore hole landing 18 carp – 4lb and loosing the same again.


Fun league with 2 rounds left

Pete Hodgetts 43 points

Carl Brown           39 points

Dave Madin & Neil Wilkinson 34 points






Next weeks

Draw is at 9am at the cabin £14 all in

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Cavendish Lake            Tuesday 21/10/06

15 fished


1st Jim Strachan Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 1, 18-14-0


2nd John Tingle Peg One Angling Pinxton peg 9, 15-7-0


3rd Neil Wilkinson Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 11, 9-8-0


3rd Kevin Jones Leegem Tackle peg 13, 9-8-0


5th John Moseley James Maude AC peg 15, 7-15-0


6th Carl Brown CB Home Improvements peg 6, 7-2-0


With the carp not showing it made it a lot fairer and closer match, Jim again drew peg 1 but nearly wasted to much time fishing for carp down the margin, without a bite for 2 hours he changed to fishing the pole straight out at 12m with 4mm pellet on the hook he had a skimmer the first put in the 30 more the biggest being about a pound. 2nd placed John fished pole and caster up in the water for 15lb 7oz of roach – 12oz