Category Archives: Horseshoe News

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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More Tree Damage at Horseshoe Lake

I am sorry to report another tree has been blown down at the lake, right next to the three that can down in the January gales. The winds of late have not been very strong but the bank may be saturated after the flooding and perhaps weakened by the adjacent root ball being ripped up.…
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Gale Damage at Horseshoe Lake

After the recent high winds three more of the very large fir trees opposite peg 16 have blown over. The otter fence was crushed and the trees blocked the NVR railway line just past the platform.| A short notice appeal to members¬† to lend a hand to clear the trees and repair the fence was…
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Flooding @ Horseshoe Lake

[caption id="attachment_4936" align="alignright" width="300"] View from Peg 1 towards the car park[/caption] [caption id="attachment_4934" align="alignright" width="300"] View from security camera of the main gate[/caption] The recent rain and snow have resulted in a large amount of water descending the Nene valley. As in previous years this has resulted in the lake flooding across the entire…
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