Month: July 2015

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Perry St Pond – League 9 – 26th July 2015

The penultimate round arrived and it was chucking it down, I loaded the car up and stuck my brolly in as well, I never normally take one as they tend to just get in the way but the wet stuff was showing no signs of stopping and I thought I could at least keep my bait dry. I got out the pond and the

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Perry St Pond – League 8 – 19th July 2015

With three matches to go, the dreaded peg 20 is still waiting for me and I had a horrible feeling I would be on it today. As Blaker won the last match he got to chose the envelope for todays draw sequence and as Les read out the pegs, my home for today was peg 14 which I was happy with. The sequence

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Summerhayes – Open – 12th July 2015

I phoned Pete in the week to put my name down and was hoping the match would be on Sellicks but no such luck and we would be on Longs again. If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you’ll know I’ve been struggling on Longs and I just can’t seem to put a decent net of silvers together. In my last

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Fishing and (anti) Social Media

Technology is moving on at a scary pace, when I was youngster (yes I know it was a long time ago!), there was no such thing as mobile phones, computers or video games and we all spent a lot of our time out in the open air enjoying activities like football, cricket and of course (or should that be coarse!) fishing. We’d

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Perry St Pond – League 7 – 5th July 2015

After the last two matches at Summerhayes and Dillington where I’ve had plenty of bites but finished up well off the pace, I was hoping it wouldn’t be third time unlucky today. Out of the four pegs I’ve still got to come in the remaining fixtures, one is a flier (peg 10), two are half decent (2 and 14) and one is