Pepsi Cola Spring Veterans Festival 2019

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This week we are holding our Spring Veterans festival 2019. It was a very cold start to the start of the week.

Day One

Pollawyn

First on the lake today was Colin Perry with 55lb 4oz from peg 33. Second on the day was Geoff Long from peg 20 with 52lb 6oz and third on the day was Ken Russell from peg 19 weighing 43lb 6oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Vic Fulford   22 4   39b 6oz
B   Noel Wright   17 4   42lb 2oz
C   Andy Partridge   27 4   37lb 8oz
D   Colin Perry   33 4   55lb 4oz
Trelawney

First on day one was Alan Symonds from peg 7, Alan fished using bomb and bread and fished the margins with pellet catching 51lb 8oz, Second on the day was Dennis Porter from peg 30 with 51lb 4oz catching on the short pole with maggots. Third was Tony Burt from peg 10 with 46lb 12oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Alan Symonds   7 4   51lb 8oz
B   Mick Bartlett   12 4   42lb 2oz
C   Mark Wells   24 4   45lb 6oz
D   Dennis Porter   30 4   51lb 4oz
Jennys

First overall today was Tony Troth with 53lb 8oz from peg 15, Tony caught on the short pole with dead maggot. Second was Graham Stokes with 38lb 4oz from peg 4, Graham caught on the short pole with caster and third on the lake was Tony Butler from peg 6 with 35lb 12oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Graham Stokes   4 4   38lb 4oz
B   Tony Butler   6 4   35lb 12oz
C   Tony Troth   15 4   53lb 8oz
D   Mick Lees   18 4   35lb  
Twin Oaks

First on the day was Martin Austin from peg 33 with 126lb 15oz, Martin fished down the edge with 4mm and 6mm hard pellet. Second on the day was Trevor Pearce from peg 27 with 116lb 5oz, Trevor fished top five with soft pellet and third was Joe Roberts from peg 26 with 115lb 12oz, Joe also fished top 5 with soft pellet.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Michael Powell   11 4   68lb  
B   Andy Dare   17 4   96lb 12oz
C   Trevor Pearce   27 4   116lb 5oz
D   Martin Austin   33 4   126lb 15oz

Top Results
Name Points Weight
1st Martin Austin 4 126lb 15oz
2nd Trevor Pearce 4 116lb 5oz
3rd Andy Dare 4 96lb 12oz
4th Michael Powell 4 68lb  
5th Colin Perry 4 55lb 4oz
6th Tony Troth 4 53lb 8oz
7th Alan Symonds 4 51lb 8oz
8th Dennis Porter 4 51lb 4oz
9th Mark Wells 4 45lb 6oz
10th Noel Wright 4 42lb 2oz
11th Mick Bartlett 4 42lb 2oz
12th Vic Fulford 4 39lb 6oz
13th Graham Stokes 4 38lb 4oz
14th Andy Partridge 4 37lb 8oz
15th Tony Butler 4 35lb 12oz
16th Mick Lees 4 35lb  
17th Joe Roberts 3 115lb 12oz
18th Stewart Lister 3 80lb 12oz
19th Steve Warner 3 70lb 15oz
20th Tony Oatley 3 60lb 11oz

Day Two

Welcome to day two of the spring veteran’s festival, today has been a much improved day with plenty of sunshine and temperatures rising.

Trelawney

First on the lake today was Kevin Folwell with 110lb 10oz from peg 30, Kevin caught shallow with worm and maggot. Second on the day was Noel Wright from peg 6 with 90lb 4oz, Noel caught with caster and corn and corn in margin and third on the day was Colin Perry from peg 21 weighing 89lb, Colin fished on the pole short using pellet and corn.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Noel Wright   6 4   90lb 4oz
B   Terry Harrison   15 4   43lb 8oz
C   Colin Perry   21 4   89lb  
D   Kevin Folwell   30 4   110lb 10oz
Jennys

First on day one was Colin Mulholland from peg 14, Colin fished at 4 metres using caster and dead maggot catching 54lb 9oz. Second on the day was Nick King from peg 8 with 52lb 12oz catching on the waggler with corn. Third was Barry Woodhead from peg 7 with 49lb 10oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Mike O’Gorman   5 4   43lb 3oz
B   Nick King   8 4   52lb 12oz
C   Colin Mulholland   14 4   54lb 9oz
D   Dennis Porter   21 4   37lb 14oz
Twin Oaks

First overall today was Ian Turner with 142lb 4oz from peg 24, Ian caught in the margins short with corn and pellet. Second was Kelvin Acton with 99lb 2oz from peg 26, Kelvin also fished down the margins using corn and pellet, and third on the lake was Paul Jones from peg 13 with 95lb.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Geoff Harris   9 4   46lb 3oz
B   Paul Jones   13 4   95lb  
C   Ian Turner   24 4   142lb 4oz
D   Mick Lees   33 4   73lb 10oz
Pollawyn

First on the day Andy Dare from peg 20 with 76lb 6oz, Andy swapped between fishing at 16 metres on the shallow bar and at 6 metres with 6mm pellet. Second on the day was Stewart Lister from peg 27 with 50lb 10oz, Stewart fished shallow with caster and third was Mick Wilkinson from peg 15 with 43lb 12oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Mick Wilkinson   15 4   43lb 12oz
B   Nigel Groom   16 4   32lb 8oz
C   Stewart Lister   27 4   50lb 10oz
D   Andy Dare   20 4   76lb 6oz

Top Results
Name Points Weight
1st Andy Dare 8 173lb 2oz
2nd Colin Perry 8 144lb 4oz
3rd Noel Wright 8 132lb 6oz
4th Mick Lees 8 108lb 10oz
5th Dennis Porter 8 89lb 2oz
6th Martin Austin 7 161lb 15oz
7th Kevin Folwell 7 145lb 8oz
8th Stewart Lister 7 131lb 6oz
9th Tony Butler 7 105lb 7oz
10th Mark Wells 7 94lb 10oz
11th Nick King 7 90lb 14oz
12th Ian Turner 6 172lb 12oz
13th Joe Roberts 6 145lb 4oz
14th Robert Ellis 6 114lb 15oz
15th Steve Warner 6 111lb 7oz
16th Mick Wilkinson 6 107lb 13oz
17th Graham Stokes 6 104lb  
18th Colin Mulholland 6 92lb 9oz
19th Geoff Long 6 92lb  
20th Tony Troth 6 91lb 2oz

Day Three

Welcome to day three of the spring veteran’s festival, even though the weather has not been particularly warm the guys have been catching lots of fish and spirits are high.

Jennys

First on the lake today was Ivan Lord with 89lb 14oz from peg 14, Ivan caught at 14 metres using corn, and down the edge also with corn. Second on the day was Terry Harrison from peg 4 with 72lb 6oz, Terry caught with feeder and pole using corn and pellet, and third on the day was Noel Wright from peg 16 weighing 61lb.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Terry Harrison   4 4   72lb 6oz
B   Kevin Folwell   6 4   55lb 6oz
C   Ivan Lord   14 4   89lb 14oz
D   Colin Perry   19 4   47lb 2oz
Twin Oaks

First on the day was Mark Wells from peg 27 with 94lb 12oz, Mark fished corn over pellet at 5 metres and down the edge. Second on the day was Mick Bartlett from peg 13 with 90lb 4oz catching with the pellet feeder with dead maggot. Third was Dennis Porter from peg 26 with 83lb 12oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Dave Wood   5 4   69lb 8oz
B   Mick Bartlett   13 4   90lb 4oz
C   Mark Wells   27 4   94lb 12oz
D   John Pantry   32 4   79lb  
Pollawyn

First overall today was Malcolm Johnson with 53lb 14oz from peg 22, Malcolm caught at 14 metres with pellet. Second was Geoff Harris with 51lb 12oz from peg 20, Geoff caught at 13 metres with worm and third on the lake was Kevin Goldenburgh from peg 17 with 48lb 10oz, Kevin caught on the long pole with soft pellet.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Malcolm Johnson   22 4   53lb 14oz
B   Kevin Goldenburgh   17 4   48lb 10oz
C   Mick Lees   28 4   41lb 8oz
D   Geoff Harris   20 4   51lb 12oz
Trelawney

First on the day was Andy Dare from peg 10 with 119lb, Andy fished the waggler and down the edge. Second on the day was Steve Warner from peg 16 with 73lb, and third was Martin Austin from peg 31 with 68lb 1oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Andy Dare   10 4   119lb  
B   Steve Warner   16 4   59lb 2oz
C   Stewart Lister   25 4   46lb 9oz
D   Martin Austin   31 4   68lb 1oz

Top Results
Name Points Weight
1st Andy Dare 12 292lb 2oz
2nd Colin Perry 12 191lb 6oz
3rd Mick Lees 12 150lb 2oz
4th Martin Austin 11 230lb  
5th Kevin Folwell 11 200lb 14oz
6th Noel Wright 11 193lb 6oz
7th Mark Wells 11 189lb 6oz
8th Stewart Lister 11 177lb 15oz
9th Dennis Porter 11 172lb 14oz
10th Steve Warner 10 184lb 7oz
11th Tony Butler 10 151lb 15oz
12th Nick King 10 147lb 14oz
13th Ian Turner 9 213lb 6oz
14th Robert Ellis 9 160lb 10oz
15th Mick Bartlett 9 154lb 4oz
16th Andy Partridge 9 144lb 2oz
17th Bob Calcott 9 139lb 4oz
18th Terry Harrison 9 138lb 8oz
19th Tony Troth 9 130lb 1oz
20th Geoff Harris 9 119lb 15oz

Final Results

Welcome to the fouth and final day of the spring veteran’s festival, yet again the weather was cold, but the fishing has been very good.

Twin Oaks

First on the lake today was Terry Harrison with 108lb 10oz from peg 16, Terry caught on the short pole using corn and pellet. Second on the day was Ivan Lord from peg 24 with 107lb 7oz, Ivan caught on the pellet feeder and third on the day was Andy Partridge from peg 13 weighing 92oz 13oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A   Noel Wright   7 4   86lb 7oz
B   Terry Harrison   16 4   108lb 10oz
C   Ivan Lord   24 4   107lb 7oz
D   Kevin Folwell   33 4   89lb 9oz
Pollawyn

First on the day was John Pantry from peg 20, John fished on the pellet feeder with a weight of 71lb 3oz, Second on the day was Mike O’Gorman from peg 17 with 60lb, Mike fished on the long pole with dead red maggots. Third was Tony Burt from peg 22 with 48lb 9oz, Tony fished with banded pellet on the 10 metre pole.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A Tony Burt 22 4 48lb 9oz
B Mike O’Gorman 17  4   60lb
C   Nick King  29 4   45lb3oz
D   John Pantry   20 4   71lb 3oz
Trelawney

First overall today was Kelvin Acton with 93lb 6oz from peg 16, Kelvin caught at 5 and 13 metres with corn and pellet. Second was Mick Lees with 70lb 2oz from peg 9, Mick caught with 8mm pellet on the long pole and down edge with corn and third on the lake was Tony Butler from peg 10 with 66lb 15oz.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A Mick Lees   9 4   70lb 2oz
B Kelvin Acton   16 4   93lb 6oz
C Tony Troth   22 4   54lb  
D Ian Turner   30 4   42lb 6oz
Jennys

First overall today was Bob Dac with 92lb 1oz from peg 2, Bob caught in the shallow. Second was Stewart Lister with 84lb 7oz from peg 3, and third on the lake was Joe Roberts from peg 8 with 70lb 6oz, Joe caught on the waggler.

Section Winners
Section Name Peg Points Weight
A Bob Dac   2 4   92lb 1oz
B Joe Roberts   8 4   70lb 6oz
C Andy Dare   14 4   62lb 14oz
D Eric Searle   20 4   44lb 13oz

Top Results
Name Points Weight
1st Andy Dare 16 355lb  
2nd Mick Lees 16 220lb 4oz
3rd Kevin Folwell 15 290lb 7oz
4th Noel Wright 15 279lb 13oz
5th Martin Austin 14 287lb 14oz
6th Stewart Lister 14 262lb 6oz
7th Mark Wells 14 234lb 10oz
8th Colin Perry 14 230lb 11oz
9th Nick King 14 193lb 1oz
10th Ian Turner 13 255lb 12oz
11th Terry Harrison 13 247b 2oz
12th Tony Butler 13 218lb 14oz
13th Dennis Porter 13 214lb 8oz
14th Tony Troth 13 184lb 2oz
15th Joe Roberts 12 271lb 1oz
16th Steve Warner 12 248lb 2oz
17th Andy Partridge 12 236lb 15oz
18th John Pantry 12 221lb 5oz
19th Bob Callcott 12 192lb 6oz
20th Nigel Groom 12 164lb 6oz
Tight Lines

If you have any festival enquiries or to make a booking please give Lisa at White Acres Reception a ring on 01726 862100.

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