Category Archives: River News

Fish Refuge – Well Worth a Try – Open All Year Round

Nice days fishing on the revamped refuge since all the dredging works were completed. Fished the deepened peg 2 on the pole and had a nice mixed bag of roach, bleak, dace, perch and even a nice 5lb tench. All were caught on maggot and or maggot and worm cocktail, fished over groundbait midway across.…
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Stibbington Refuge Major Improvements

[caption id="attachment_5045" align="alignright" width="300"] Inlet Channel Before[/caption] Over the last few years the Refuge has  been un-fishable during the summer months. This has been  primarily due to low rates back through into the river caused by excessive weed growth. The inlet channel had become very overgrown thus blocking the flow through the Refuge. As part…
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Welland Bream Restocking Continues

The club has a good working relationship with the Environment Agency (EA) and after a visit by us to the Calverton fish farm last year a 5 year bream restocking program for the Welland was agreed. This saw bream stock introduced into the Welland at Deeping St James last November. We were offered some additional…
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24th June Work Party

A big thanks to all those that gave up some time to attend  the work party. A great deal was achieved on both lake and river pegs. Apart from the usual grass cutting, tidying up and weed spraying, all lake peg margins were raked  by hand with long-handled rakes. A boat was launched and using…
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