Browning too Hot for the rest and win East Midland angling title

The winter weather certainly took its toll on fishing right across the area – indeed many parts of the country had a covering of snow by early Sunday morning.

Ray Malle

Practice makes East Midland League perfect for angler Bates on Old Nene at Benwick

The final round of the East Midland Winter League is coming up this weekend with five sections on Factory Bank and another five over on the Old Nene at Benwick.

Restocking the North Level Drain last week

Hotrods dominate winter league round at March Old Nene

Predicting a result in the world of angling often backfires so after saying how wonderful and consistent the Old Nene at March is I was most concerned on Sunday morning when greeted with a very heavy frost.

Richard Bond, Top rod at Rookery Waters in round one of the Teams of three event

Old Nene at March is outstanding angling venue

For as long as I can remember the Fenland waters and surrounding rivers across eastern England have been recognised by anglers around the country as some of the best venues on offer to anglers for the price of a day ticket.

Kye Jerrom winner of round 4 of the East Midlands Winter League

Popular Kye stars among fen anglers in East Midland League

The latest East Midland Winter League was fished across the Fens using High Lode, Factory Bank, Kings Dyke and Cock Bank, with some venues fishing much better than others.

Anthony Watling topping the Winter League Practice match with 18lb 13oz

Wat super Ramsey Factory Bank angling weights by Anthony

The Angling Trust British Pike Final took place once again on the Twenty Foot and Glassmore Bank Drains on Saturday.

Buttonhole winner Steve Poole with part of his huge 244lb winning weight

Benwick the East Midland Winter League angling hot spot

The latest round of the East Midland Winter League was always going to be hard work for the majority of the field as many had predicted.

Spratts winner

Carter takes carp Buttonhole Marshland St James honours

In the latest Buttonhole Tuesday evening match the in-form Andrew Carter took the honours with 94lb of carp, writes Ken Wade.

Mac campbell fenland rods winner

Billy leads super March Old Nene league angling weights

Round two of the East Midland Winter League saw the teams lining the banks of the Old Nene at March and the Twenty Foot Drain on Sunday, writes Ken Wade.

Townsend Lakes match winner on Sunday John Whitcombe

New Tydd Gote AC pike challenge on North Level Drain

With so many pike showing on the North Level Drain in recent weeks it’s no real suprise to learn that Tydd Gote AC are going to be running a series of pike matches, writes Ken Wade.

A big carp taken from Buttonhole Fishery

Andy Wisbech Sensas North Level Drain win for Ellis

There might be fewer teams in the East Midland Winter League this year compared to previous seasons but it still looks as if it’s going to be very competitive, writes Ken Wade.

Eastern Region Shield winners, Matrix Image

Eastern third Wisbech anglers Sensas struggle to find bites

Sensas Mark One based in Wisbech have a fine record in the Eastern Region Shield event, writes Ken Wade.

Townsend Lakes winner Andy Adams

Adams is ’Andy at Upwell Townsend Lakes

Andy Adams is no stranger to big match competitions and certainly knows the ups and downs that come hand-in-hand with matches, writes Ken Wade.

Colin Begbie with his winning catch from Townsend Lakes

Bates takes Tydd Gote Mega Mania honours

The recent Fishing and Family day over at Rookery Waters was a great success, writes Ken Wade.

King of the Fens winner, Ray Malle

Ray beaming after King of the Fens North Level victory

It has to be said that this year’s King of the Fens summer series must have been a real disappointment to the organisers with teams dropping out earlier in the year, leaving just seven teams competing, writes Ken Wade.

MFCP angl

Sensas off-colour in National but Bates bites back in Angling Trust Riverfest on Nene at Peterborough

I think it is fair to say that Sensas Mark One were very disappointed with their result in the Division One National fished on the Shropshire Union Canal on Saturday, writes Ken Wade.


Fen anglers head to Rookery Waters festival

It looks like being a really busy time over at Rookery Waters, writes Ken Wade.

Tydd Gote Juniors with all their prizes

Tydd Gote club gives junior anglers a go

Over the last few years it seems to be increasingly hard to encourage youngsters to have a go at fishing, writes Ken Wade.

Simon Godfrey match winner at Rookery Waters

Bishop checkmates the rest with Fenland carp catch at Buttonhole

Once again the Tydd Gote club have had a very busy week with two midweek matches and the usual Sunday club match, writes Ken Wade.

Rookery Waters winner Barry Mason

What a week it’s been for Tydd Gote anglers

What a week it’s been for Tydd Gote AC, writes Ken Wade.

Load more