Old Stables – Sunday 7th July 2019

Dennis Willis winning bag
Dennis Willis wins off peg 10

The venue was the Old Stables and with 14 members turning up, it was a full house. Yet again this weekend the sun was shining for us and we were all expecting a good day’s fishing.
So, with the draw done it was ready to go for us to see if anyone could stop Dennis Willis. But he had different ideas and ran away with another win fishing peg 10. Dennis weighed 87lb for a comfortable win this time.
Second place goes to Mark Harmer who was fishing peg 12 and weighed 59lb 12oz.
In third place was Ash Dennington who was fishing peg 1 and weighed 46lb 12oz.
Well done to them three!
Overall it fished quite well with some good backup weights.
1st Dennis Willis 87lb
2nd Mark Harmer 59lb 12oz
3rd Ash Dennington 46lb 12oz
4th Trevor Dodson 44lb 12oz
5th Dave Dearman 41lb
6th Dave Edgerton 37lb 6oz
7th John Hehir 27lb 8oz
8th Mark Charlwood 25lb 6oz
9th Dave Paynter 22lb 14oz
10th Mike Dossena 22lb 4oz
11th Terry Smith 17lb 4oz
12th John Higgingson 8lb 12oz
And 2 D’N’W’s
Next week it’s off to Shallowbrook
There are 5 spaces available next week so if you would like to fish next week’s match, please, don’t hesitate to text or call Mark on 07402707505
See you all there!
PS: we use our own nets there

Cobbleacre – 30th June 2019

Mark harmer winning cobbleacre
Mark Harmer wins this week at Cobbleacre

Cobbleacre was this week’s venue
The weather was going to be fantastic so all of the guys were expecting to enjoy a nice day fishing.
13 members turned up which was a little bit low ( but you know it was Cobbleacre )
With Dave Agass nicely recovering at home from his surgery (Speedy recovery!) , he handed over the responsibility of running the match to Mark Harmer who did his best to make everything go smoothly.
Strangely this week’s winner was Mark Harmer who pulled peg 1 out and won comfortably with 38lb 4oz
Second place fishing peg 6 was Mark Seaman who weighed 20lb exactly.
Fishing peg 5 was Mark Charlwood who weighed 16lb 10oz and was the third today. ( sorry about the overhanging branches, Mark)
So for the first time this season it is a clean sweep for the Marks.
Well done !
1st Mark Harmer 38lb 4oz
2nd Mark Seaman 20lb
3rd Mark Charlwood 16lb 10oz
4th Mike Dossena 16lb 8oz
5th Ash Dennington 14lb 8oz
6th Dave Edgerton 8lb 6oz
7th John Higgingson 6lb 10oz
8th Trevor Dodson 4lb 11oz
9th Tony Wilkinson 3lb 8oz
10th Jon Burton 3lb 4oz
11th Terry Smith 2lb 10oz
12th Martin Littlefield 1lb
And one D’N’W this week
Next week is the Old Stables at North Walsham. Unfortunately this is full.
But feel free to connect Mark Harmer preferably by text message this week to see if there are any cancellations.
See you all soon !

Barford Match Lake 23rd June 2019

Kevin Lawson Wins at Barford this week

17 members made the trip today all hoping it would be their lucky day fishing with the weather being really pleasant and warm with a little wind.
On arrival there were plenty of fish moving so everyone was expecting to catch after the recent match results.
However, it didn’t turn out to be as easy as we had planned. Everybody caught fish but still some struggled.
First place goes to Kevin Lawson who caught carp all day and weighed 91lb 1oz.
He was closely followed by Alex Watson who was second with 90lb 2oz.
Third place was last week’s winner Mike Dossena who weighed 77lb 8oz
Well done to them three!
1st Kevin Lawson 91lb 1oz
2nd Alex Watson 90lb 2oz
3rd Mike Dossena 77lb 8oz
4th Mark Charlwood 72lb 13oz
5th John Higgingson 56lb 6oz
6th Trevor Dodson 52lb 12oz
7th Mark Harmer 52lb
8th Dave Gipson 51lb 10oz
9th Jon Burton 50lb
10th Dave Paynter 30lb 12oz
11th Dave Agass 29lb 2oz
12th Terry Smith 28lb 12oz
13th Tony Wilkinson 24lb 4oz
14th Ash Dennington 23lb 12oz
15th Dave Dearman 22lb 14oz
16th Dave Edgerton 20lb 7oz
17th Martin Littlefield 14lb 8oz
Next week it is back to Cobbleacre
See you all there!
If anybody is wishing to fish there as there are 3 spaces available, please, feel free to give a text or a call to Mark Harmer ( 07402707505) as Dave will be in hospital from Wednesday this week.

Bartles Lodge – Sunday 16th June 2019

Mike Dossena wins at Bartles lodge with 86lb 8oz
Bartles Lodge

We all travelled to Bartles Lodge
13 members made the long trip all hoping that at last it would be their lucky week.
The weather forecast was for sunshine and the possibility of a heavy shower which, fortunately, we didn’t get.
Everyone was unsure how it would fish because of the heavy rain during the week.
First place goes to Mr Mike Dossena. He was fishing peg 3 and caught 33 carp and a few skimmers for a total weight of 86lb 8oz. Well done Michael!
Second place fishing peg 1 was Mr Mark Harmer who caught 29 carp down his right-hand edge for 68lb 12 oz.
Good job!
Third place goes to Mr Mark Seaman who was fishing peg 12 and caught 25 carp on the feeder to the island down the edge for a total of 68lb 4oz.
It is well done too! ( just one more fish Mark 😉
Overall the fishing wasn’t great for this venue at this time of the year.
1st Mine Dossena 86lb 8oz
2nd Mark Harmer 68lb 12oz
3rd Mark Seaman 68lb 4oz
4th Dave Edgerton 39lb 2oz
5th Alex Watson 35lb 2oz
6th Dave Paynter 32lb
7th Jon Burton 28lb 9oz
8th Dave Agass 26lb 4oz
9th John Higgingson 25lb 12oz
10th Ash Dennington 15lb 9oz
11th Trevor Dodson 14lb 12oz
12th Mark Charlwood 13lb 4oz
13th Martin Littlefield 1lb 2oz
We just like to mention the winner of the Terrapin Cup goes to Trevor Dodson 😃
Next week it’s back to Barford Match Lake
See you all there!
And of course don’t forget to give Dave a call on his New Number 07561 189074 to see if there are any cancellations.

The Old Stables – Sunday the 9th June

Dennis back to winning ways again at Old Stables

14 members turned up meaning it was a full house
The weather was rather nice and sunny with very little wind so we had ideal fishing conditions.
Dennis Willis was once again the winner here at the Stables. He drew peg 4 and caught steadily all the day for 46lb 8oz.
Second place goes to Jon Burton who was fishing peg 10 and weighed 42lb 8oz
And the third was John Hehir with 37lb 12oz which was only 6oz in front of the 4th place from peg 14.
Well done to them three!
Just would like to mention that a half way through the match we had a visit from what we all thought was Usain Bolt as Dave Gipson had to chase the resident duck half way around the lake as it had taken one his top kits 🤣🤣(That lightened the mood for those who were struggling for bites).
1st Dennis Willis 46lb 8oz
2nd Jon Burton 42lb 8oz
3rd John Hehir 37lb 12oz
4th Mark Seaman 37lb 6oz
5th= Dave Agass 24lb 8oz
Trevor Dodson 24lb 8oz
7th= Dave Edgerton 21lb 12oz
Mark Harmer 21lb 12oz
9th Mike Dossena 11lb 9oz
10th John Higgingson 10lb
11th Mark Charlwood 7lb
12th Terry Smith 6lb 14oz
13th Dave Paynter 3lb 15oz
14th Dave Gipson 3lb 8oz
Next week it’s off to the prolific Bartles Lodge
Unfortunately, it is all booked but feel free to give Dave a call to see if there are any cancellations
See you all there as usual

Reepham – Sunday 2nd June 2019

Mark Seaman wins with 126lb 2oz at Reepham

18 members turned up for this week’s match all hoping it was going to be their lucky day
The weather was much warmer this week so we all felt it was going to be a pleasant time fishing until we were told that the fish had started to spawn and we had to fish a meter from the edge
Once again it was Mark Seaman who ran out the winner. He was fishing peg 12 and caught steadily for most of the day and finally weighed 126lb 2oz
Second place fishing peg 10 was Dave Agass who caught fish next to the reeds and weighed 111lb 4oz
Last week’s winner Alex Watson fished peg 34 and weighed 89lb 3oz
Well done to them three!
Most of the others caught a few fish
1st Mark Seaman 126lb 2oz
2nd Dave Agass 111lb 4oz
3rd Alex Watson 89lb 3oz
4th Mark Harmer 88lb 8oz
5th Mark Charlwood 83lb 5oz
6th Trevor Dodson 68lb 10oz
7th Dave Paynter 43lb 9oz
8th Chris Tims 37lb 2oz
9th John Higgingson 35lb 8oz
10th Dave Gipson 30lb 7oz
11th Tony Wilkinson 28lb 15oz
12th Dave Edgerton 28lb 5oz
13th Dennis Willis 27lb 5oz
14th Adie Hall 24lb 3oz
15th Dave Dearman 10lb 8oz
16th Jon Burton 5lb 4oz
17th Martin Littlefield 4lb 7oz
And one D’N’W
Next week’s venue is going to be the Old Stables North Walsham
Unfortunately, it is fully booked but don’t forget to call Dave later during the week to see if there are any cancellations
See you there!!

Barford Pleasure Lake – 26th May 2019

Alex Watson wins at Barford
Alex landing one of his Lumps

16 members turned up for this week’s match hoping it would be their lucky week
Overcast conditions greeted us this week with quite a strong wind which made fishing rather difficult.
Alex Watson pulled peg 9 from the bag and ran away with things for an easy win
Alex caught steady all day down his left hand edge. He weighed 92lb 8oz which included 3 very large carp ( lucky old bandit 😉)
Second place and one peg down from Alex was Trevor Dodson on peg 8
He also caught down the edges for a total weight of 69lb 3oz
Mark Seaman was on peg 7 and weighed 55lb 10oz
Well done to them three!👍
Everyone else had reasonably good day fishing with everybody catching some fish
Would just like to mention Mr Dossena lost one of his top kits to a small skimmer
That is a pity!
1st Alex Watson 92lb 8oz
2nd Trevor Dodson 69lb 3oz
3rd Mark Seaman 55lb 10oz
4th Mark Charlwood 41lb 14oz
5th Dave Dearman 41lb 2oz
6th Ady Hall 38lb 4oz
7th Dave Agass 32lb 12oz
8th Dave Paynter 30lb
9th Mark Harmer 29lb 6oz
10th Mike Dossena 26lb 12oz
11th Dave Edgerton 20lb 12oz
12th Chris Tims 17lb 12oz
13th Jon Burton 15lb 6oz
14th Ian Rollett 14lb
15th Terry Smith 10lb 14oz
And one D’N’W this week
Next week it’s back to Reepham
Just don’t forget to give Dave a call to see if there are any cancellations

Old Stables – Sunday the 29th May

Dennis Willis wins this week at Old Stables
Old Stables – North Walsham

The Old Stables North Walsham was the venue
14 members turned up this week meaning it was a full house
Overcast conditions greeted us this week and it was quite nice weather for fishing.
Everyone was feeling optimistic about catching a few fish today
With the draw done everybody headed to their pegs.
Dennis Willis was on peg 6 and caught carp down the edge for a narrow win with 48lb 2oz
Second place goes to Mark Harmer who caught crucian carp steadily all day for 46lb 9oz from peg 5
Mike Dossena was 3rd place this week . He was fishing peg 12 and weighed 45lb 5oz. Well done to you, guys!
Just a quick mention for Dave Dearman who was fishing peg 4 and had a very funny day’s fishing trying to get the fish from the reeds. But still he managed 34lb 9oz. Well done, Dave!
1st Dennis Willis 49lb 2oz
2nd Mark Harmer 46lb 9oz
3rd Mike Dossena 45lb 5oz
4th Tony Wilkinson 35lb 4oz
5th Trevor Dodson 34lb 12oz
6th Dave Dearman 34lb 9oz
7th Mark Charlwood 31lb 12oz
8th Mark Seaman 31lb 8oz
9th John Hehir 24lb 8oz
10th Dave Gipson 23lb 8oz
11th Dave Edgerton 21lb
12th Dave Paynter 16lb 4oz
13th Jon Burton 14lb 12oz
14th Dave Agass 12lb 12oz
So overall it fished OK.
Next week it’s back to The Barford Complex and the pleasure lake
See you all there!
This is full but don’t forget to call Dave to see if there are any cancellations

Melton Ponds – Sunday 12th May 2019

Alex Watson wins at Melton ponds with 80lb 10oz

We traveled to Melton Pond 4. Eighteen members made the long trip this week to see if it would be their lucky day.
The weather this week was much more like summer unlike the previous weeks, adn with Mr Seaman being on holiday this week, everyone had a chance to win ?
Alex Watson pulled peg 19 out of the bag and put 80lb 10oz on the scales for first place. His catch included some really big carp.
Mark Harmer was fishing peg 2 and caught 4 fish very fast at the start and then struggled for the middle part of the match and then in the last an hour and a half had 7 large carp and weighed 68lb 12oz for being second.
Unusually this week there was no Mr Charlwood in third. Instead Steve Jackman weighed 60lb 13oz for the third place. He also caught some nice big carp.
Well done to them three!
1st Alex Watson 80lb 10oz
2nd Mark Harmer 68lb 12oz
3rd Steve Jackman 60lb 13oz
4th Mark Charlwood 49lb 8oz
5th Trevor Dodson 42lb 10oz
6th Dave Edgerton 29lb 4oz
7th Mike Dossena 28lb 10oz
8th Jon Burton 23lb 4oz
9th Paul Jackman 11lb 9oz
10th Martin Littlefield 10lb 10oz
11th Dave Paynter 9lb 4oz
12th Tony Wilkinson 9lb 1oz
13th Dennis Willis 7lb
14th Chris Tims 4lb 4oz
15th Dave Dearman 4lb
16th Terry Smith 3lb 10oz
And there were 2 D’N’Ws
Next week it is the short trip to the Old Stables North Walsham
Unfortunately, this is now fully booked but feel free to call Dave later in the week to find out if there are any cancellations.
See you all there!


Reepham – Sunday 5th May 2019

Mark S makes it 3 in a row at Reepham

16 members turned up this week to see if we could stop Mark Seaman making it three on the trot (but we all failed). With the weather cold wet and a little windy the fishing was always going to be difficult.

Mark Seaman drew peg 34 and made no mistake in winning again with 78lb 4oz.

Alex Watson was in second only 5lb behind Mark with 73lb 13oz from peg 27 ( the flyer). Once again it was Mark Charlwood in third with 49lb 6oz from peg 20. Well done to all them three!

Mark C and Chris must not forget their spectacles next time as they both muddled up and fished from the wrong pegs.? Most others had an OK day’s fishing .

1st Mark Seaman 78lb 4oz

2nd Alex Watson 73lb 13oz

3rd Mark Charlwood 49lb 6oz

4th Dave Dearman 37lb 7oz

5th Chris Tims 35lb 15oz

6th Dave Agass 34lb

7th Dave Gipson 32lb 15oz

8th Dave Edgerton 31lb 1oz

9th Mark Harmer 26lb 15oz

10th John Higgingson 24lb 6oz

11th Mike Dossena 21lb 15oz

12th Dennis Willis 20lb 1oz

13th Jon Burton 10lb 1oz

14th Trevor Dodson 9lb 2oz

15th Dave Paynter 9lb

And one D’N’W

Next week it is back to Melton Pond 4

See you all there!

If you fancy joining us there, give Dave a call , as there are 3 spaces available.