Where to fish

River Huntspill, Somerset – Updated 26th August 2018

1 – Rob Dodd 13-12
2 – Baz Morgan 13-4
3 – Paul Smith 8-8
4 – Alan Bland 8-6

Revels Fishery, Dorchester – Updated 28th November 2017

Tuesday open results

1st Allan Winsper 66lb 13oz
2nd Brian Hayes 20lbs 2oz
Bob Crisp 3lbs 9oz
Paul Wyatt 1lbs 12oz

Emerald Pool Fishery, West Huntspill, Somerset – Updated 23rd May 2018

Website – www.emeraldpool.co.uk
Latest HLS results from Ruby lake

1 – George Fletcher – 25lb 2oz
2 – Andy Danahay – 25lb
3 – Baz Morgan – 23lb 10oz
4 – Dave Tunstall – 23lb 8oz

Hunstrete Fishery, Hunstrete – Updated 18th March 2017

The final match of the silvers league on Thursday was won by Steve Dawson with 26lb 8oz of mainly skimmers from peg 15, Dave Willmott was second with 24lb 6oz from peg 29 and Dave Wride was third with 23lb 13oz from peg 6. Callum Dicks won his section again which saw him take the league title.

Ivy House Lakes, Grittenham, Wiltshire – Updated 2nd January 2017

Website – www.ivyhouselakes.com
It was hard going in todays match and David Halliday had the top weight with 19lb 1oz from peg 5 and for good measure took home the silvers pot with 3lb 12oz. Second place overall went to Chris Timms with 14lb 10oz from peg 4 and Eddie Marsh was third with 12lb 3oz from peg 6.

Todber Manor, Dorset – Updated 20th July 2019

Website – www.todbermanor.co.uk

27 anglers fished today’s 13 meter pole only match on Hill View. Results:

1st: Chris Telling 272lb 0oz (Peg 60)
2nd: Ash Tomkins 259lb 12oz (Peg 38)
3rd: Matt Skyme 238lb 2oz (Peg 57)
4th: Andy Cranston 214lb 8oz (Peg 34)

Silver’s 1st: Nicky Collins 45lb 6oz (Peg 41)
Silver’s 2nd: Stu White 32lb 12oz (Peg 44)
Silver’s 3rd: Pete Ziemniak 27lb 0oz (Peg 54)

Section A: Martin Rogers 203lb 8oz (Peg 40)
Section B: Des Shipp 185lb 2oz (Peg 51)

Windmill Fishery, Westerleigh Road, Bristol – Updated 22nd June 2017

Paul Elmes won the latest evening match with 144lb 12oz of mainly carp from peg 13, Paul caught in the margins on meat over groundbait, Craig Edmunds was second with 76lb 6oz which also included the top silvers of 23lb 2oz from peg 1 and Neil Mercer was third with 69lb 10oz from peg 8.

Durleigh Reservoir, Bridgwater – Updated 21st July 2017

Some great weights in the recent Somerset vs Devon match, Mark Bartlett fishing for Somerset had the best weight with 114lb 2oz of bream on the method feeder fished at range. Nick Jones was second with 61lb 15oz and Scott Russell was third with 59lb 6oz.

Avalon Fisheries – Updated 15th August 2018

Website – www.avalonfisheries.co.uk

Latest HLS result

1st – Rob Eagle – 142lbs 12oz
2nd – Eric Searle – 91lbs 13oz
3rd – Roger Coombes – 46lbs 14oz

1st – Baz Morgan – 27lbs
2nd – Bob Pascoe – 16lbs 4oz
3rd – Richard Coleman – 11lbs 3oz

Plantation Lakes, Kingston Seymour, Somerset – Updated 16th February 2015

The PSV match on the Main lake yesterday was won by Chris Szakacs with mainly carp for 56lb 14oz from peg 5 and Darren North took the best silvers net with 15lb 12oz from peg 31.

Goodiford Mill, Nr Cullompton, Devon – Updated 13th May 2019

Website – www.goodifordmillleisure.co.uk

Sam Powell won the latest match with a brilliant 220lb of carp from peg 42, Sam caught on the method and the pole pinging pellets, young Freddie Holding was second with 113lb from peg 36 and section wins went to Shane Jeffrey and Mark Saunders.

Coking Farm, Gillingham, Dorset – Updated 6th January 2013

The Tackleuk match today on Rush Lake was won by Chris Higgins with 42lb of carp.

The Sedges, Dunwear, nr Bridgwater – Updated 13th June 2019

Website – www.thesedgesfishery.co.uk

Evening match on Tile Lake and Brick Lake 13th June 2019 ( 3 hours ) fished by 22 anglers.
1st Bill Hopping 143lb peg 35 Tile Lake
2nd Shane Harper 120lb 2oz peg 23 Tile Lake
3rd Henry Bird 113lb peg 1 Brick Lake

River Tone, Taunton, Somerset – Updated 13th January 2019

Today’s pairs Match on the River Tone
With 20 pairs booked in there would have to be a few sections in.
The Fast stretch. Athelney and the free water behind Sainsbury’s.
The River is still in fantastic condition.
With a nice green hue. The only trouble the wind was blowing down stream 30mph. Making presentation quite hard.
The Athelney stretch suffering quite badly.

Simon Garbutt having the best weight on the day with 18kg 200. Scoring him 1 point for the section win his team mate Chris Parr getting 6 points in his section with 7kg 900. Giving them a total of 7 points.
With a total weight of 26 kg 100
That would be enough for the match win.

Mark Leader and C. Haines also scoring 7 points there would have to be a Count back on the weights.
Meaning they lost out by 7kg 600. Put them in to second place with 18kg 500

In third place Shawn Kittridge and Vic Bush with 10 points. With a combined weight of 16kg 800.

Stafford Moor Fishery, Devon – Updated 23rd September 2015

Website – www.staffordmoor.co.uk
Nigel Rhodes won todays match from Tanners peg 6 with 105lb 8oz of mainly carp fishing 8mm pellet. In second place was Mosella’s Martin Heard from Woodpecker peg 8 with 103lb 15oz and third place went to Bill Wallbank on Tanners peg 35.

Trinity Waters, Bridgwater – Updated 9th June 2019

Website – www.trinitywaters.co.uk

Results from todays Stoke AA match on Woodland lake.

1 – Kev Francis – 60lb 12oz
2 – Dave Simms – 46lb 1oz
3 – Derek Goad – 40lb 14oz

1 – Jamie Rich – 13lb 12oz

Acorn Fishery – Updated 13th June 2017

Website – www.acornfishery.com
Tom Thick won todays costcutter with 153lb 15oz of carp from peg 21, Ray Bazely was second with 101lb 11oz from peg 5 and Tony Rixon was third with 94lb 15oz from peg 4. John Barker had the best silvers with 10lb 14oz from peg 11.

Walton Pond near Street – Updated 4th August 2013

Yesterdays Presidents Cup match was won by Jon Martin with two carp plus bream for 15k 520grms, Jon fished the method feeder with hard pellets. Mike Chapman won the silvers with 6lb from peg 13, Mike caught on maggots in the margins.

Landsend Fishery, Wedmore – Updated 17th April 2017

Shaun Townsend had the top weight in Sundays match with 143lb 14oz of carp from peg 15, he caught mainly on meat from the margins, Lean Hubbard was second with 141lb 13oz of carp on meat and pellet from peg 18 and Stuart Barnett was third with 139lb 11oz from peg 46. Best silvers weight went to Martin Pettiffer on peg 13 with 25lb 12oz.

Bait Tech Viaduct Fishery, Somerton – Updated 20th July 2019

Website – www.viaductfishery.com

Norman Sterry’s Festival 2019 – Day 2
Campbell & Cary

1. Ben Hagg – 312lb 1oz – peg 123
2. Phil Hardwick – 247lb 3oz – peg 85
3. Brian Harrington – 194lb 8oz – peg 119
4. Dave White – 190lb 15oz – peg 116
5. Aidan Bordiuk – 189lb 11oz – peg 126
6. Gary O’Shea – 179lb – peg 129
7. Carlos – 171lb 3oz – peg 110
8. David Poole – 169lb 11oz – peg 112
9. Dave Simpkins – 150lb 6oz – peg 114
10. Paddy Curry – 147lb 11oz – peg 81
11. Norman Sterry – 124lb 4oz – peg 115
12. Richard Yeo – 121lb 13oz – peg 90

Chard Reservoir – Updated 10th June 2019

Club match 9th June results.
1st C Parr 155-06
2nd S Tucker 129-14
3rd A Gardiner 120-00
4th P Greenwood 88-00
5th S Kedge 80-00
6th S Puddy 74-06

Summerhayes fishery, Bridgwater – Updated 30th May 2019

Website – http://www.summerhayesfisheries.com/index.htm

Bill Hopping had the top weight in Mondays match on Longs with 64lb 7oz of carp from peg 38, Jeff Sparkes won the silvers with 20lb 14oz from peg 27.

Bullock Farm, Back Lane, Kingston Seymour, North Somerset – Updated 1st July 2017

Website – www.bullockfarm.co.uk

Latest fishing report from Bullock Farm

Rushcombe Lake: since the record-breaking session with a 245.35lb bag by Tim Hadland on this lake, plus numerous other 100lb+ bags – this has been a popular place to fish! Despite the fact that the new stock fish have ‘wised up’ a bit, this lake is still producing excellent bags from all pegs provided that you get your tactics right. A huge variety of small hookbaits are working (almost anything!) but a 16–18 hook on a 1.5lb line on the float are the best tactics. Fish in the shallows about 9 inches from the far or near margins – liquidised bread along with micro-pellets is proving to be the best feed. Lots of bags of between 60–80lb are coming out.

Jake Gane had a good day on Rushcombe with banded pellet. Jake said “everything worked today – we couldn’t stop the bites!” Most were caught on single red maggot or banded pellets, all over ground bait. Some beautiful roach came out of the margins too – over ground bait on banded pellet and caster.

Match Lake – is probably the easiest fishing at the moment. Even our ‘not the most patient’ 4.5 year old grandson, Harry, has been catching on this lake with his Dad, Ben. This lake has loads of features so again, if you fish light with a 16–18 hook and a 1.5lb bottom line with single maggots or casters or bread punch, you can expect really nice mixed bags of skimmers, roach, chub, perch and crucians with the odd larger carp of between 5–10lb. Excellent weights with bags of around 75lb from all areas.

South Pool – also fishing well. The corner pegs are still the best areas to fish. You can afford to go a bit heavier here with a 14–16 hook on a 4lb line with sweetcorn and spicy luncheon meat on the hook tempting the fish. A good amount of nice-sized carp (5lb) are coming from the margins with the good head of bream being caught on sweetcorn out in open water – they go to 5.5lb.

Carp Lake – is fishing okay but is the hardest of the five lakes. A good amount of doubles are now featuring but concentrated in the early morning and the evening. Bread or dog biscuit on the surface, luncheon meat and soft pellets on the bottom with a 14–16 hook and 4–5lb line should work here.

North Pool – has been fished less than Rushcombe Lake so the new stock fish aren’t quite as wise yet. Lots of carp coming out of this lake. The ‘Hovis’ pegs and the right hand side of the peninsula are the most consistent but all areas are producing good pleasure bags of around 65lb.

Ilminster Canal – Updated 27th January 2019

Dave Phillips won today’s match with 3lb 10oz which included a bonus F1 from peg 5, Jamie Rich was second with 2lb 7oz of roach and perch from peg 7 and Steve Parker and Graham Field tied for third place with a 1lb each.

Sadborow Pond – Updated 15th July 2019

Some good weights again in Sunday’s match, Brendon Ions led the way with 94lb 4oz of carp, mainly caught shallow on peg 3, Mike Smith was second with 69lb 4oz from peg 1 and Mike Hosgood was third with 63lb 12oz from peg 7.

Perry Street Pond – Updated 15th July 2019

Steve Bush broke the ton with 104lb 8oz of carp on meat fished in the margins on peg 4, Mark Garner was second with 98lb 12oz from peg 10 and Mark Hollister was third with 64lb 10oz from peg 14.

River Isle – Updated 10th March 2019

The final match of the season saw Jamie Rich take the top weight with 15lb 12oz of quality roach from Midelney with Baz Morgan in second place with 13lb 4oz of chub and roach from peg 125 and Rob Cox with 9lb 12oz of roach from Barney’s Bend.

Dillington Pond – Updated 3rd March 2019

The weather was horrendous for today’s match, Leighton Cox had the top weight with a decent bream and three skimmers for 8lb 5oz on the feeder from peg 18 and Frank Woodard was second with four skimmers and a small chub for 6lb 1oz from peg 19, also on the feeder.