Bridge Pool, Blythe Waters

October the 1st, 18 fished. A good turn-out today for this Hall Green Home Guard AC contest, at the beautiful Blythe Waters, near Solihull. We had originally been booked onto Willow Pool for this one, but after receiving reports suggesting it wasn’t fishing well, we took the decision to move our match onto the adjacent […]

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Hay and Barley, Woodland View

September the 17th, 14 fished. Back to Woodland View Fishery in rural Worcestershire today, for this, the penultimate contest of the Wythall Royal British Legion AC season. Things at the top of the aggregate table were very close going into this one, with just a single point separating me, Tony Corbett and Graham Green. For […]

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Club Pool, Tunnel Barn Farm

August the 20th, 15 fished. Today’s Wythall Royal British Legion AC contest was to be held at Tunnel Barn Farm, in the picturesque village of Shrewley, near Warwick. For this match we found ourselves on Club, which is a little different to the other pools on the complex as it holds a large head of […]

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Ash Pool, Lower Broadheath

July the 30th, 15 fished. Today’s Wythall Royal British Legion AC contest was to be held at Lower Broadheath fishery, in Worcestershire, a venue more commonly known as The Jam Factory (because, as you’ve probably guessed, it’s located behind… a Jam Factory.)  Lower Broadheath is very old as commercial fisheries go, I first heard about it in […]

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Boddington Reservoir

July the 23rd, 14 fished. Today’s Hall Green Home Guard AC contest was to be held at bagging Mecca Boddington Reservoir, in Northamptonshire. Fifteen anglers made the trip down the M40 for this, our sixth match of the season, and the quarter final of the club knockout. 5 anglers were left in the competition, 4 […]

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Arles, Woodland View

July the 9th, 11 fished. Today’s Wythall Royal British Legion AC contest was to be held on Arles Pool, at Woodland View fishery in Worcestershire. Just eleven anglers made it for this, our sixth match of the season, the lowest turn-out I can recall in my time with the club. Several anglers were away on […]

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Pheasant Pool, Elmbridge

June the 25th, 17 fished. Today’s Wythall Royal British Legion AC contest was to be held at the prolific Elmbridge fishery, in Worcestershire. There are three pools on the complex: Peacock, Heron and Pheasant. Whilst Peacock is generally used for small club matches, the latter two pools are big-weight waters; most summer contests are won […]

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