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The Old Nene at March once again delivers the goods

If there is one venue that can live up to its fine reputation for producing top quality winter action then it has to be the Old Nene at March.

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Gordon Harmer.

Magpie magic for March man McGregor

Winter weather is starting to hit the form of carp waters across the area but Rookery Waters results from the Magpie Pool on Saturday were something of a surprise.

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Restocking at Castor Backwater.

It’s good news week for all the barbel boys

A recent re-stocking by the Environment Agency of over 2,000 barbel into the River Nene at Castor, Alwalton and Orton has brought a smile to the faces of the many specimen anglers in the area.

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Michael Brooker.

Brooker goes well down the Drain

It was a day to remember for Michael Brooker in the Peterborough DAA match fished on Raveley Drain, a venue he has never fished before.

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Stan’s the main man down on the Farm

Float Fish Farm Fishery has been very busy of late.

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Frank Bevilacqua.

Bevilacqua wins a very close contest

In the Whittlesey club match held at Beggars Bridge on the Twenty Foot Drain, Frank Bevilacqua took the honours in a very close contest with 7lb 14oz.

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Steve Smith.

Those who stayed away from March missed a great day

Anglers who failed to show for the Old Nene Open at March, which was held in conjunction with the East Midland Winter League practice match, missed out on some fine sport.

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Richard Bond.

Premium Bond cashes in with Rookery Waters win

Taking the top spot in the regular Saturday winter qualifiers at Rookery Waters was Richard Bond.

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Ray Torrington.

Torrington top rod on the Horseshoe

Deeping St James Angling Club fished their first match under the new format for the winter season at the club’s own Horseshoe Lake near Wansford.

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Winter League winner Colin Oakman with the Alan Lemon Memorial Shield.

Oakman is a top Factory worker in the driving rain

What a cracking East Midland Winter League series we’re having.

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Szymon Skoczen won the pike match at Ferry Meadows on Sunday with this fine specimen.

Birthday boy Szymon a happy chappy

This is usually the time of year when pike come onto the feed, but it would seem those big fish in Ferry Meadows had not read the script.

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Marcus Webb.

Comfortable victory for Marcus

Most of the Webb’s AC field struggled to put a fish to the net on Two Islands at Decoy.

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Paul Smith caught this trout from the River Nene at Orton Locks.

Winter League anglers are in for a frosty reception

Sunday’s East Midland Winter League practice match on Cock Bank Drain and Factory Bank fished better than expected with a lot of small fish willing to feed.

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Josh sets the Pace to win on Magpie Pool

Decoy Lakes was not the only venue struggling to produce big weights at the weekend.

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Mike Mohan.

Mohan keeps the Tony Copeman Cup

The Tony Copeman Cup, competed for by the Yaxley, Farcet, Holme and District club on the Bower, was retained by Mike Mohan with a tremendous catch of perch for 9lb 4½oz.

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Horn blows the rest of the field away

The Hotpoint AC match on the Beastie Lake at Decoy was won by Tyrone Horn from peg 22 with 77lb 10oz.

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Geoff Grant.

Grant fires best on the Gunwade

There was a good turnout for the latest Peterborough &DAA club match fished on the Gunwade at Ferry Meadows along the High Bank.

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Andy Adams.

Small fish the order of the day on the Old Nene

The big fish failed to show in the East Midland Winter League third round match on the Old Nene at Benwick on Sunday.

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Mike Mohan.

Mohan rises to the top of the Drain

The Tuesday club found Raveley Drain much more to their liking after the dismal day on Ferry Meadows recently.

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Mick Sidney.

Mick nicks Summer Series title

The grand finale of the Cock Inn Summer Series took place on the Willows at Decoy Lakes.

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