WATERSIDE DIARY Welcome to Monthly Reports ************** ************** ************** ************** `Hang on Tight` Welcome, ************** Picture Below: Dino Ferrari. ************** ************** The Meteorological start to spring is the 1st March. We will insert pictures/Stories and any helpful information each month as it comes in. Don't forget to `Check Back` Weight Conversion          To Convert                   Multiply By  Pounds to Kilograms  —––––  0.4536        Kilograms to Pounds  —––––  2.2050 Hey where`s the Bailiff, I just cant believe this picture, I leave it on the site each year, its one to  make you smile, I'm not sure which country its from, but its a great picture. ************** ************** Pinkmead Bait and Tackle shop              Botley, Hants. ************** Pictures Below: Steeple Court Lakes Maggots The life cycle of the Fly Fly lays the eggs At the pointed end of the maggot, there are two black coloured hooks, these are used to hang on, and to help brake down food. Hooks Spiracles,  During  feeding, the maggots head (if required) can remain under a liquid surface, as long as                   the  tale (the blunt end) remains above the surface it can breath through it`s two Spiracles. Casters hatch      as Flies Maggots turn   into casters At the blunt end of the maggot, there are two brown coloured dots these are the breathing tubes, known as the spiracles. Spiracles Eggs hatch as maggots ************** ************** British Record List        (as at July 31st 2012) lb     oz     dr Year ************** For more on competitions/results/dates/times and venues etc just click Competition Results Did you know that you can press the HOME button on your Keyboard  to return to the top of any web page. ************************************************************************** Click the Waterside Diary Button to return to the HOME PAGE. ************** `No, it  was only this big` ************** TIGHT LINES. We are happy to remove any content on the photo/video pages if you no longer want it to be shown on their. Just click to check out our new `Seasonal Calendar` page We have only just started this page, (September 2015) and we  hope that you find something of interest on it, we will  add pictures and information to this page as the calendar seasons unfold.. `No really it was only             this big` `It was this Big` `I think it might have been                 this big` Waterside Diary March 2017 Return to top      of page ************** Picture Below: Lyn Lewington. Pictures Below: Rob Sheppard. Rob Sheppard with his         2lb 14oz Perch. ************** ************** River Farm Fishery         Fontley Road            Titchfield               Hants            PO156QZ E-mail: paul-reid@tiscali.co.uk Tel: 01329841215 Established 1994 ************** It was nice to meet up with Peter Knapton yesterday, Peters is an all round angler and as you can see in the picture below it was not long before he was into some  great carp, Well done Pete. Picture Below:                      Peter Knapton With a great common from `Pat`s Pond` ************** Another great common from Jonathan Blackman while on a 24hr session at `River Farm Carp Fishery` Jon a field team tester for MadBaits was using some of there new boilies that will be available to the public very soon. Picture Below:    Jonathan Blackman Common Carp 23lb 5oz ************** March 16th ,      It`s the time of year that you can find Frog spawn, it can be anywhere so if you are around any  water areas check out the margins and the shallow weedy places you may be lucky and find some. Picure Below:  Frog Spawn. ************** Picture below shows Ben Williams enjoying his fishing at `Steeple Court Fishery` Picture Below: Ben Williams. ************** Another beautiful sunrise Another great capture for Stephen Blackman (Field tester for `MadBaits` Steve tricked this 15lb 12oz common from one of Carron Row lakes  using  `Madbaits` latest boilies. ************** Picture Below: Stephen Blackman. ************** Picture below shows Luke Anderson enjoying his fishing at `Steeple Court Fishery` note how clean and beautifully scaled this fish is. Picture Below: Luke Anderson, **************