Category Archives: Horseshoe News

Club Day – Horseshoe Lake – 15th July

Horseshoe Lake was the venue for the clubs evening match and to fish for the Exeter Cup. Clear leader on peg 15 was Stuart Baxter who lost many good fish but still managed to weigh an all carp catch of 102lbs 2oz using the waggler with 12mm pellet. In second place from peg 39 was…
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Conifers Pose Safety Risk @ Horseshoe Lake

This is the line of conifers adjacent to the Nene Valley Railway (NVR) Yarwell Junction station. It has been noticed the roots of these trees have been cracking the bank all along this stretch and the recent flooding has further weakened the narrow bank which struggles to  support such high trees. In recent weeks four…
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New Season – First Club Day

The first Club Day  of the 2018-19 season saw the first round of the Knockout Cup held at Horseshoe Lake. Fishing in the first week of the new season had been good and with the long awaited fine weather expectations were high and it turned out to be a very close match. The winner was…
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Late Season Carp @ Horseshoe

Despite the river running high again and flowing into the lake carp are showing at Horseshoe. A member today (12th March) caught 9 carp and 2 bream from peg 16, the best a 12lb on the surface with floating bread. Still time to enjoy the last few days on the rivers and 3 whole weeks…
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