Begbie among those going Cuckoo at Upwell Townsend Lakes

Anglers fishing the Townsend Lakes open matches have enjoyed some fine sport of late on all of the pools at the complex, but it’s the Cuckoo Canal Pool that often produces the biggest weights, writes Ken Wade.

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Angler Roper uses hot pegs on Old Nene March By-pass

The last match of the season on the Old Nene through March once again produced some fine sport, writes Ken Wade.


Twenty Foot and Old Nene at March in top winter league form

Sunday saw the final round of the HAJAC Winter League take place on our Fenland waters, writes Ken Wade.


Old Nene at March is on the Mark for Pollard

The Old Nene at March is recognised as one of the best winter natural venues in the country and has been for many years, writes Ken Wade.

Shaun O Brien with a good pike taken from the North Level Drain

Competitors prepare for Angling Trust Winter League Final at March and Benwick

Over the past few weeks we have had some very strange weather patterns and after a week of frosts, bitterly cold winds and even a few flakes of snow it’s no wonder the fishing right across the Fens has not been at its best, writes Ken Wade.

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Wright runner-up in March festive angling match

With the big East Midland Winter League over and done with for another year local anglers across the area were looking forward to the annual March Christmas Match, writes Ken Wade.

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Pollard on the Mark in thrilling Fenland Factory Bank Midland League closer

The final round of the East Midland Winter League turned out to be no different from the previous five encounters on our Fenland waters, writes Ken Wade.

Kye Jerrom with a nice net of fish taken on Sunday from the Old Nene at March

Practice makes perfect for Wright at Fenland Factory Bank

With just one round to go of the East Midland Winter League, there was always going to be a good turnout on the chosen venue for last weekend’s final practice match, writes Ken Wade.


Angler Wright ‘Robbed’ on Old Nene at March

The Old Nene at March rarely lets anglers down no matter what the conditions and in Sunday’s big match, despite the bitterly cold wind and rain, it once again produced some cracking weights, writes Ken Wade.

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Cracking East Midland winter league Fenland angling series on Cock and Factory Banks

What a cracking winter league series the big East Midland Division is turning out to be, writes Ken Wade.

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Roper assembles Fenland Factory Bank East Midland League win

The East Midland Winter League practice match on Cock Bank Drain and Factory Bank fished a little better than expected with the top three anglers all managing to break into double figure weights, writes Ken Wade.


Hot Old Nene Benwick pegs benefit angler Weedon in East Midland Winter League

A good third round match in the East Midland Winter League series was never in doubt on the Old Nene at Benwick, the only surprise was the amount of big fish caught, writes Ken Wade.

Winner in Sunday's big match at Tydd Gote Graham Welton

Tydd Gote East Midland League weights not up to expectations

After a disappointing start to the East Midland Winter League series on the River Nene all the action switched to the Fenland drain at Tydd Gote, writes Ken Wade.


River Nene East Midland angling opener returns small Fenland nets

I think it would be fair to say that round one of the East Midland Winter League was something of a shock to the system for those taking part, writes Ken Wade.

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Fenland Sensas Mark One angler Josh on the Pace for Midland warm-up

Believe it or not but this coming weekend will see the start of the big East Midland Winter league series, writes Ken Wade.


Wisbech Sensas Mark One squad take Eastern top three placings

What a weekend the Wisbech based Sensas Mark One squad had at the Eastern Region Shield match fished on the Middle Level Drain on Sunday, writes Ken Wade.

Steven Hillman, winner at Townsend Lakes (two wins in two matches at the fishery)

Price is right for Fens Middle Level runner-up spot

Round Three of the King of the Fens team event saw the anglers lining the banks of the Middle Level drain, writes Ken Wade.

Tydd Gote winner Sammy McSpadden

Tydd Gote is Taylor-made for top rod John

Another busy week of action on the North Level Drain system saw the Tydd Gote anglers enjoy some excellent sport, writes Ken Wade.

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Fen anglers Sensas struggle to make their Mark in national event gales

On a very difficult River Trent our local side Sensas Mark One struggled in some of the worst conditions you could imagine to fish in, writes Ken Wade.

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Fen anglers Sensas Mark One face big Division One National match

It’s a big weekend coming up for one of the area’s top match fishing outfits, Sensas Mark One, writes Ken Wade.

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