Swain catches close to 100lbs of fish

A haul of 94lbs 10oz saw Adam Swain win the Sunday Open at Westwood Lakes.

On a bright late winter day the fish switched on and reasonable weights were caught by all anglers who took part.

Luke Morley claimed second spot, with third going to Paul Harsley.

The match was held on Falcon Lake.

Results (Falcon Lake): 1 Adam Swain (Sensas A4) 94lb 10oz, 2 Luke Morley (Westwood Lakes) 86lb 14oz, 3 Paul Harsley (Daves Peg) 79lb 6oz, 4 Jimmy Brooks (Middy) 75lb 4oz.

With a slight rise in the temperature, the fish went on the feed during Thursday’s Over 50s Open Match on Falcon Lake.

John Taylor secured the honours from peg 18 with a catch of 77 lbs 5 oz.

He fished red maggot at 11 metres to catch mainly F1 carp.

In second was Dave Robinson with Roy Wells third.

Results (Falcon Lake): 1 John Taylor (Sensas Mark One) 77lbs 5oz, 2 Dave Robinson (Westwood Lakes) 69lbs 1oz, 3 Roy Wells (JVAC) 67lbs 15oz, 4 Adie Gathercole (Westwood Lakes) 56lbs 7oz, 5 Paul Quinton (Westwood Lakes) 55lbs 11oz.

Freezing fog greeted the anglers for last Tuesday’s Open Match.

The match was fished on Falcon Lake.

Bill Whitworth won with 47 lbs 0 oz of carp and F1 carp from peg nine.

His catch was all caught on pellet at 11 metres.

In second was Paul Quinton, with Roy Wells third.

Results (Falcon Lake): 1 Bill Whitworth (Westwood Lakes) 47lbs 0oz, 2 Paul Quinton (Westwood Lakes) 39lbs 9oz, 3 Roy Wells (JVAC) 32lbs 6oz.