Wednesday Open


Holmedale Lake 23 fished

1st Simon Skelton Maver peg 51, 108-11-0

2nd Julian Chadwick Kinky Pellet Club peg 24, 106-15-0

3rd Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling Centre peg 20, 98-9-0

4th Andy Lakey Worksop Angling peg 26, 70-6-0

5th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 47, 61-8-0

6th Kristian Powers Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 34 58-15-0

Simon made the most of the end peg draw fishing the pole and pellet out at 13m a short line at 6m and two margin swims, taking a couple of fish from each line he amassed a total of 108lb 11oz of carp – 5lb. In second stop Julian fished the pole and pellet out at 14m for carp – 4lb and corn late down the margin for carp – 8lb finishing with the only other ton weight 106lb 15oz.


Tuesday Open


Sherwood Lake 15 fished

1st Galvin Revill Eastwood Angling Centre peg 40, 88-0-0

2nd Dave Hiley Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 55, 87-6-0

3rd Geoff Hiley Woodhouse Angling peg 47, 58-4-0

4th Steve Richards Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 59, 52-4-0

Drawn at peg 40 Galvin went out to catch the resident shoal of carp fishing the pellet wag shallow he landed 35 carp – 6lb steady throughout the match for a level 88lb.

Runner up Dave Hiley fished the pole and maggot at 6m for 66lb of Ide and Skimmers before adding two carp to his catch for a total of 87-6-0.


Monday Open


Holmedale 32 fished

1st Roy Butterfield Gateford Angling Supplies peg 31, 107-6-0

2nd Dave Turton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 20, 104-4-0

3rd Ian Rowney Mansfield Piscatorial AS peg 55, 93-15-0

4th Kev Baxter Mosborough Tackle Box peg 13, 91-12-0

5th Steve Binch Mansfield Piscatorial AS peg 21, 89-12-0

6th Lee Richardson Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 1, 82-0-0

A bigger than average turn out meant that flyer peg 31 had to go in, and it was Roy Butterfield that managed to draw it. Fishing the pole and pellet at 13m up in the water he landed carp – 3lb most puts in finishing just ahead of Dave Turton with 107lb 6oz. Dave drew in the bay at peg 20 and fished the pole and pellet on two lines at 13 & 9m for 104lb 4oz of carp – 6lb.


Open Match

Holmedale Lake

Sunday 27/4/14

 36 fished  

1st Richard Evans Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 31, 208-12-0

2nd Jason White Subfish peg 51, 77-14-0

3rd Mick Burrows Gateford Angling Supplies peg 20, 75-14-0

4th Rob Perkins Matrix Dynamite Trentman peg 18, 73-14-0

5th Chris Greensides Matrix Dynamite Trentman peg 47, 67-14-0

6th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 19, 64-10-0


With another big turnout peg 31 had to go in and Richard Evans was lucky enough to draw it, fishing the pole and pellet up in the water he had a massive 208lb 12oz of carp – 5lb. Best of the rest was Subfish Tackle man Jason White also fishing the pole and pellet up in the water landing carp – 8lb finishing with normally a good weight of 77lb 14oz.