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4:10pm Thursday 29th March 2012 in Angling
BRADFORD PALS AC: Once the fog lifted the sun shone all day and the outcome of Sunday’s match at Brafferton (Ghost Lake) saw Rob Lee take first place with 53lb 4oz. Other results: 2 Andy Clough 42lb 12oz, 3 Dave Riley 30lb 8oz, 4 Tony Webb 29lb 12oz. A total of 20 anglers fished. Well done to everyone who qualified for the second round of the club knockout. Our next match is on Sunday, April 15 at Woodlands Lakes (Kestrel). You must use their feed pellets. The cafe opens at 8am and the draw will be at 9am. To fish in this match you must book on before Thursday, April 5 so we can confirm the numbers. Top of the points table so far: Andy Clough 16, Pip Jowett 15, Bernard Hook 15, Dave Riley 12.5, Dave Whitrick 12, Rob Lee 12.
FIELD AC: The result of our match on Alders lake at Sessay was as follows: 1 Dave Riley 50lb 110z, 2 Pete Holden 41lb 12oz, 3 Tony Webb 33lb. Our next match is on Sunday, April 8 on Beeches lake at Lindholme. Can any member wanting to book on contact Mick on 07966-274476. On a slightly different note, can we give congratulations to Grattan AC for knocking us out of this year’s Supercup in what turned out to be a very close match and to thank them for organising a very enjoyable day.
LISTERHILLS AA: The gates will be open at 8.30am for Sunday’s members’ match at Pilley’s Dam. The draw is at 8.45am. There will be no pleasure fishing until after the draw. The bank must be kept clear for access. The trout season on rivers is now underway and the only permitted baits are fly, minnow, worm and artificial lures. No maggots, meat or cereal baits are allowed until Monday, June 18.
HEWENDEN AC: The last pike match of the year was won by Michael Butler with 11lb 8oz. Ian Jackson took second with 1lb 7oz. The pike series was also won by Butler. The next coarse match will be on Sunday, April 8 with a 9am draw in the car park. It costs £10 all in and all members are welcome.
BINGLEY AC: Several carp have been caught at Coppice Pond in the warmer weather. The canal is still fishing well for small roach and skimmers at Crossflatts. The next match is on the canal on Sunday, April 15. Contact A Greenwood (07971-428678) to book on.
GREAT HORTON AA: This week’s club match is at Far View, starting at 7.45am. There is a working party at Sunnyvale on Saturday. All wishing to attend should inform D Cole. Don’t forget to renew the environment agency licence. The last day to do so is Saturday.
OAK AC: A work party is being held at Eldmire on Sunday. Those attending should meet at the top gate at 10am.