Congratulations to all who fished the Juniors Competition last weekend. Overall winner was Josh Etheridge, with four fish for a total of 6lb 1oz; second was Sam Currie with four fish for 5lb 15oz; and third was Jonathan Swift, with four fish for 5lb 14oz. Biggest fish of the day was caught by Arron Merritt with a 1lb 15oz brownie. In all, A total of 66 fish were caught by the 27 young anglers who took part. We’d also like to thank our sponsors: Don Coe of Northumbrian Water, Lawrence Hawley of Ultimate Fishing Supplies, Hardy & Greys, Dyer Engineering and Councillor Barnett of Durham County Council.
Don’t forget that this year’s Seniors Competition will be held at the Derwent Reservoir on Sunday 6 June and all current senior members are welcome to attend. Competitors are asked to assemble at 8am in the car park outside the lodge to commence fishing at approx 8.30am and return for weigh-in at 4pm. Prizes totalling in excess of £600 are on offer for first, second and third places, as well as a sweep for the heaviest fish.
Please bring your current DAA licence as this will allow you to purchase a concessionary ticket at the reservoir.