Anglers flock to Sherwood Forest Fishery's first match since lockdown

Anglers flocked to Sherwood Forest Fishery's first match since lockdown. (Stock pic)Anglers flocked to Sherwood Forest Fishery's first match since lockdown. (Stock pic)
Anglers flocked to Sherwood Forest Fishery's first match since lockdown. (Stock pic)
Sherwood Forest Fishery’s first match since lockdown drew in the anglers, with Steve Morgan taking the honours.

Morgan fished his favourite method the pellet feeder with pellet hookbait cast to the small island from peg 40, feeding 6mm pellets over the top he had carp – 4lb queuing up to take his bait.

He finished with 173lb 3oz, to take the win over Mick Langon by 40lb.

Hide Ad
Hide Ad

Neil Hurst came third with 123-8-0, followed by Will Evans (114-5-0), Russ Brooks, (102-15-0) and McCauley Duke (101-5-0).

A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.

In order for us to continue to provide high quality and trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper when you do your weekly shop.

Our journalists are highly trained and our content is independently regulated by IPSO to some of the most rigorous standards in the world. But being your eyes and ears comes at a price. So we need your support more than ever to buy our newspapers during this crisis.

Hide Ad
Hide Ad

With the coronavirus lockdown having a major impact on many of our local valued advertisers - and consequently the advertising that we receive - we are more reliant than ever on you helping us to provide you with news and information by buying a copy of our newspaper.

Thank you

Related topics: