Month: January 2015

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River Isle – V.E.S. Precision League 6 – 25th January 2015

With no rain to speak of, I knew we’d be on the river today and as an added bonus when I woke the car wasn’t frosted up either. I got to the pub in time to have one of Steve’s lovely sausage sandwiches which set me up for the day and all the usual faces were there apart from Bruce who’s been

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Dillington Pond – V.E.S. Precision League 5 – 11th January 2015

We had more rain Friday night and Saturday morning and Rob made the decision to switch it to the pond which I didn’t mind because you are guaranteed plenty of bites. I got to the draw and along with the regulars, Tackleuk’s Scotty Russell was fishing today as well. After a sausage sarnie and a cup of coffee it was time for the


Dillington Pond – Royal Oak Winter League 6 – 4th January 2015

I was hoping my first match of the year would be on the river but heavy rain yesterday scuppered that, I got to the Oak for the draw and there was a disappointing turnout and Rob is on about not running a league next year which will be a real shame. He said today we’d be either out the pond or down

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2014 Yearly Review

Here’s my review of the last year January 2014 With the Isle flooded we were at Dillington for this match, I was quite looking forward to it and should have known better, I caught some good roach but lost a lump when the hook pulled and then managed to snap my 10 metre section later on. I finished with 4lb 12oz for