A fitting win for match organiser Tuttlebee

The last match of the season for those fishing what has been a very successful Whittlesey Winter Series once again produced some good weights from the Beggars Bridge section.

Dave Winkley with a huge fish taken from the Lapwing Pool.

Float Fish Farm is definitely a local fishery on the up

In such a relatively short space of time Float Fish Farm Fishery has established itself as one of the top commercial waters in the area thanks to the very hard work put in by the Hudson family.

Former world champion Bob Nudd fishing the Old Nene at March.

MATCH REPORTS: Not everybody stayed at home in the warm

Remarkably three local matches managed to beat the big freeze last week.

Graham Welton was runner-up in the Angling Trust Winter League final.

Our local venues held up well for big league final

Saturday saw the final of the Angling Trust Winter League fished on our fenland drains and the Decoy Lakes complex with teams from all over the country taking part.

Paul Faulkner won the Cock Inn match.

Weeping on the Willows!

JVAC fished the Willows at Decoy Lakes on Sunday and I suspect most wished they had given it a miss.

Rookery Waters Winter League winner Tony McGregor.

Webb’s a winner at the Float Fish FarmFishery

Float Fish Farm Fishery was the venue for the Webb’s AC clubmen on the deep Two Island Pool.

Roy Whincup was a runenr-up.

Payne the main man on Factory Bank

It’s been a very good week for Ramsesy AS rod John Payne.

Stu Northrop.

Hotrods star Northrop leads the way in final practice match

It was another big weekend on Decoy Lakes and our fenland drains as anglers from all over the country got in some last-minute practice for this weekend’s prestigious Angling Trust Winter League Final.

John Whincup won the Decoy Lakes Winter Series.

A nice little earner for winter league winner Whincup

John Whincup was the big money winner in the Decoy Lakes Winter Series which finished on Sunday.

Lionel Whaley won the Yaxley match.

Tebbitt takes the top spot

The HAJAC Winter League once again saw a whole host of quality anglers from around the country lining the banks of our fenland drains, guesting for local teams in preparation for the big Angling Trust Winter League Final.

Stan Binge.

Stan off to Croatia for World Championships

Over the years this part of the country has produced some top quality anglers, including several junior anglers that have gone on to represent their country.

Steff Perzsynski won the Peterborough D&AA predator match on Ferry Meadows at the weekend with this 6lb 5oz fish.

It’s looking good for the big Winter League Final

With the Angling Trust Winter League Final fast approaching, Stanjay Tackle put on yet another practice match on our local fenland drains for those anglers competing in what is still regarded by many as one of the most prestigious team events on the angling calendar.

Netting at Rookery Waters.

Thousands of fish removed from Rookery Waters

Tydd Gote Angling Club have been working hard to ensure the North Level Drain continues to improve and with the help of the Environment Agency they have already seen a healthy restocking policy take place.

Ken Wade was on hand to present the Summer Series trophies at the Cock Inn presentation evening at the weekend. This Year it was Steve Smith back on top with 197 points and six match wins, then came Mick Sidney with 192 and four match wins followed by Chris Shortland on 188 and two match wins.

There’s Jay joy for Geoff over at Rookery Waters

Despite some poor weather once again those anglers fishing the latest Rookery Waters/ Mainline Winter League saw some much improved sport on all three pools.

Well done to  eight year-old Joshua Voyse for not only braving the winter weather but  landing this big carp from Float Fish Farm Fishery at the weekend.

It’s Green for go in the Over 55s match

There was a better turnout than of late for the Decoy Over 55s Friday match fished on the Six Island Pool.

Chris Barley.

Barley best in a high class field

The Drennan Decoy Lakes Winter League saw some much improved sport on several of the lakes across the complex.

Cock Inn winner Peter Howson.

Peterborough club take charge at Ferry Meadows

There’s good news this week for those anglers who regularly fish matches at Ferry Meadows.

Richard Bond.

Bond tops Saturday Open field

Decoy Lakes is starting to see more anglers from all over the country entering their weekend open matches to get in some much needed practice for the forthcoming Angling Trust Winter League Final.

Ray Malle.

Malle delivers the goods on the Twenty Foot Drain

The winter weather certainly arrived with a vengeance at the weekend, in fact we had to put up with just about everything mother nature has to offer.

Mike Hudson pictured with one of the 15 huge carp going into Float Fish Farm Fishery as part of their restocking programme.

Lake Ross at Pinchbeck is well worth a visit

Lake Ross is a small water out at Pinchbeck, its a venue quite a few of us keep threatening to visit but never seem to get round to it with somany quality waters in the Peterborough area.

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