WATERSIDE DIARY Welcome to Monthly Reports ************** We are happy to remove any content on the photo/video pages if you no longer want it to be shown on their. ************** ************** ************** `Hang on Tight` ************ ************** ************** ************** We will insert pictures/Stories and any helpful information each month as it comes in. Don't forget to `Check Back` Picture Below: Dino Ferrari. Pinkmead Bait and Tackle shop              Botley, Hants. Pictures Below: Steeple Court Lakes ************** 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. ************** ************** ************** 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 ************** For more on competitions/results/dates/times and venues etc just click Competition Results `No, it  was only this big` ************** `No really it was only             this big` `It was this Big` `I think it might have been                 this big` 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. 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. Seasonal Calendar 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.. Waterside Diary August 2017 Return to top      of page Seasonal Calendar Seasonal Calendar First picture in this month goes to Stephen Blackman, Steve banked this stunning mirror while fishing the `Match Lake` on the Yateley Complex his successful bait was one of Madbaits compulsive angler range `wicked white` pop-ups, over a bed of particles. Picture Below: Stephen Blackman.         22lb 13oz ************** ************** Picture below shows Pat`s Pond looking and fishing great. ************** In the picture below a great 18lb `New Personal Best` Ghostie for Aaron Smith, you can see by his smile just how pleased he is, Aaron`s prize came from NMG-Fisherys, Barons Ponds, Liss. Well done Aaron. ************** ************** British Record Coarse Fish                       (Rod Caught)                   (as at July 31st 2016)

Barbel:                  21      1      0     Grahame King, Great Ouse, Adams Mill, Beds,              2006

Bitterling:                0      0    12    Dennis Flack,  Barway Lake,  Cambridgeshire,               1998

Bleak:                     0      4      9    Dennis Flack,  River Lark,  Cambridgeshire,                   1998

Bream:                 22     11     0     Scot Crook, Ferry Lagoon, Cambridgeshire.                   2012

Bream (Silver)           3      4     0    Gareth Evans, Mill Farm Fishery, Pullborough, Sussex. 2012

Bullhead                 0      1     0    R Johnson,  Green River, Nr Guildford, Surrey,               1983

Carp-Mirror         68      1     0     Dean Fletcher, Cranwell`s Lakes, Wasing Est, Berks.     2016


Crucian Carp         4     10     0    Mickeal James, Surrey Stillwater.                                     2015

Crusian Carp         4     10     0    Stephen Frapwell, Jonsons Lake,Marsh Farm, Surrey.     2015

                                                                                                                                

Catfish                    1      3     1     K Clements, Lake Meadow, Billericay, Essex,                   2001

(Bullhead, black)

Catfish                 62      0     0     Rich Garner, Withy Pool, Henlow, Beds,                           1997

(Wells)                                                                              NB. List Closed 23rd October 2000, no further

                                                       claims considered.

Chub                      9     5     0       Andy Maker, Southern stillwater,                                         2007

Dace                     1     5     2       Simon Ashton, River Wear, Co. Durham,                              2002

EEL                    11     2     0       Steve Terry, Kingfisher Lake, Nr Ringwood, Hants,            1978

Goldfish                5   11     8       Dave Lewis, six-acre Surrey stillwater pond                       1994  

(Brown)

Grasscarp           44     8     0       Phillip Kingsbury, Horton Church Lake, Berks,                   2006

                                                       NB. List Closed 31st October 2007 - No further

                                                      claims considered.

Gudgeon             0     5     0      D H Hull, River Nadder, Sutton Mandeville, Wilts,                1990

Minnow              0     0   13.5   J Sawyer, Whitworth Lake, Spennymoor, Co Durham,           1998

Orfe                    8     5     0       Michael Wilkinson, Lymm Vale, Cheshire,                             2000

(Golden)

Perch                  6     3      0      Neil Stephen, Stream Valley Lakes, E Sussex,                        2011

Perch                  6     3      0      Ken Brown, Willstone Fishery, Tring, Hertfordshire.            2011           

Pike                   4   13   0    Roy Lewis, Llandegfedd Reservoir, S. Wales,                              1992

Pumpkinseed     0     14      2    Bill Rushmer, Tanyards Fishery, Sussex,                                2003

Roach                4      4      0     Keith Berry, Northan Irland stillwater,                                   2006

      

Rudd                4     10     0     Simon Parry, Freshwater Lake, Co Armagh, NI,                        2001

                         4     10     0     Simon Parry, Clay Lake, Co Armagh, NI,                                   2001                       

                                              

Ruffe               0     5      4     R J Jenkins, West View Farm, Cumbria,                                      1980

Schelly            2     1      9     S M Barrie, Haweswater Reservoir, Cumbria,                             1986

(Skelly)

Stickleback    0     0     4     Dennis Flack, High Flyer Lake, Ely, Cambs,                                  1998

(3-spined)

Stone Loach  0     0    13   Geoffrey Green, Windmill Fishery,                                                   2005

Tench            15    3     6    Darren Ward,  Sheepwalk big pit, Shepperton, Middlesex,             2001

Zander          21    5     0    James Benfield,  River Severn at Upper Lode,                                 2007


Picture Below: Rob Sheppard. ************** Picture Below: Lyn Lewington. ************** Picture Below:   Josh White.    24lb 12oz ************** ************** Picture below shows Charlton Smith with a great Cat-Fish not sure of the venue, It looks a cracker charlton, Well done. Picture Below: Charlton Smith. ************** Looks like another great carp for Toby Evans fishing at `Steeple Court Fishery` Botley. We have no info on the size of the fish or what bait Toby used, great fish Toby ,Well done. Picture Below:  Toby Evans. ************** Picture Below: Vince Blackman. ************** Another great carp from Charlton Smith, we are not sure of the venue or what successful bait Charlton used, but it is a stunning picture, Well done. Picture Below: Charlton Smith.