Wednesday, November 14, 2007

British Cod Championships 2007

Day One on the Isle of Wight. Much better weather than last year and all boats fished South of the Needles. We had 3 fish in the morning.

Arthur Gibbons 5lb2oz

Glynn Gates 11lb 1ozs (wot a skinny fish 20lb head and almost no body!) Peter Stotesbury 4lb 5oz

Day 2 and a cold start with a light easterly breeze. Two cod today...

John Hardman 8lb

Rich Rickman 6lber

Top boat was Becky M from Yarmouth with 7 cod on the first day for comp organiser Dave Stephenson. Well done Dave!

Sunday, November 04, 2007

Cod catches

Despite the continuing summer weather the cod have arrived inshore.....
Mark Palmer with his first rod caught cod a fine 17lber
Chippy Turner with a 4lb codling

End of October

Wonderful weather continues and some great fish...

Chippy Turner 12lb small eyed ray

Ken Dykes huge squid caught on feathers

Dave Rilley 2 freelined bass caught on live mackerel 1 November

Mark Palmer 13lb starry smoothhound