Nobody can catch Colin

A resident at Yarwell Mill Country Park won two awards at the park's fishing match. Twenty-five residents at the country park competed to see who could catch the best fish.

Sunday, 28th August 2016, 11:00 am
Howard Jones (event organiser) with the trophy for the winner of the Yarwell Mill angling competition watched by entrants EMN-160820-181127009

Last Saturday, Colin Deering took the ‘Yarwell Mill Annual Catch Match’ trophy which came with a two-for-one meal at the Black Horse in Nassington and £20 to spend at the Sheltons of Peterborough fishing store. Colin also won the prize for best fish which was a 1lb 12oz perch.

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Howard Jones, owner of the park, said: “The fishing match idea began when I saw the residents out fishing. “I decided a fishing match would be fun for the residents even though I wasn’t too good at it.”