WATERSIDE DIARY Welcome to Monthly Reports ************** ************** ************** Welcome, ************** `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 July 2017 Return to top      of page Seasonal Calendar ************** First picture in this month shows 2-common and 1-mirror carp caught by Jeff Harding while enjoying his fishing at `Steeple Court Fishery` Botley. Well done Jeff. ************** ************** Picture Below: Rob Sheppard. ************** Check out the beautiful scales on this common caught by Charlton Smith at an unnamed venue. Great picture Charlton, Well Done. Picture Below: Charlton Smith. ************** Has anyone ever seen one of these, I have no idea what it is but I thought if I showed it on the website someone may be able to throw some light on whatever  it is, if anyone has an answer please let me know via mail@watersidediary.co.uk Picture Below:     Unknown. ************** Seasonal Calendar ************** Picture Below:      Adam Blackman                aka `The River Farm Kid` ************** Pictures Below: Stephen Blackman. ************** Picture Below: Lyn Lewington. ************** ************** Caught from an undisclosed venue , this picture shows Daryl Etheridge with a magnificently scaled mirror Picture Below: Daryl Etheridge. What a great picture, it shows Rob Sheppard with a really magnificently scaled mirror Rob banked this from NMG-Fishery, Barons Ponds, Liss. Well done Rob. Picture Below: Rob Shepard. ************** The two fish in the pictures below are from `Steeple Court` fishery Botley, Hants, they where sent in by Toby Evens and it shows how the roach and tench are growing. Thanks Toby. ************** Three more great pictures of Toby Evans enjoying his fishing at `Steeple Court Fishery`  Botley, Hants. Well done Toby. ************** British Record Coarse Fish                       (Rod Caught)                   (as at July 31st 2016) lb     oz     dr Year