Matches Return

Good news for the match boys after the government lift the ban on organised contests. Certain protocols will have to be observed but match organisers Bob and Nev will have all the answers for when our first match is fished at Calf Heath reservoir on the 6th of June. Please be certain to check out.. read more →

28 May 2020
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Warm Weather means algae bloom

With warm weather brings the usual outcome to Calf Heath reservoir, an algae bloom. With the water turning greener by the day a quick phone call to Neil our go to straw supplier and a trailer loaded with barley straw was soon on its way. Eager volunteers were waiting bankside to transfer it into the.. read more →

22 May 2020
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Max’s Kingswood 20′s

Well done to Max for yet another great session on Kingswood lake catching a total of 28 carp during his session including x9 20′s with the biggest being over 24lb! great angling! please see below just a few of his captures read more →

Kingswood – New PB’s

Well done to a few of our younger members who recently broke their PB’s on Kingswood lake… Joe Speck seen to the left, was feeder fishing at fairly close range when he received a take form this cracking mirror carp at 22-5lb, think it was quite a surprise for Joe, but non the less he.. read more →

We’re back

Glad to see so many happy faces back on the bankside. Seems as a lot of returnees to angling are out there enjoying time outdoors as the lifting of the fishing ban as came at the same time as a bout of decent weather. With numbers of anglers dropping each year maybe this could be.. read more →

17 May 2020
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Blackfords Re-Opening Wednesday 13th May

You will be glad to hear that as from Wednesday 13th May Blackfords fishery will be reopening in accordance to the latest Covid19 advice issued by the government and recommendations made by the Angling Trust. Prior to fishing you must obtain a valid/signed membership for the current season, in my previous post I have detailed.. read more →

11 May 2020
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Membership Purchasing Update

As you’re aware Blackfords lakes open Wednesday 13th May, you can start purchasing memberships for this season, please be aware you must have a valid membership for the current season before you can fish, we will not be selling memberships on the bank, so please make sure you have valid membership before you arrive to.. read more →

11 May 2020
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Covid19 Update

Following tonight’s announcements regards the ease of Covid19 lock-down measures I’m sure many of you will be chomping at the bit hoping we can all start fishing soon, unfortunately it’s not just as simple as we decide to reopen overnight, this being said we must stress the lakes are still closed for fishing until further.. read more →

10 May 2020
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Will He, Won’t He

Maybe this weekend Boris might just give us some bostin news and allow anglers back on the bank. If he does Gary will be posting on the website and posters at gateways asking members to sanitise after using the locks. Be prepared and make sure you have a spray or gloves for use at entrances.. read more →

07 May 2020
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Just Waiting

Hoping soon to be able to reopen our waters as soon as government restrictions are lifted. Membership cards will be available from our good friends at Allens, Anglers Peg, Cannock Angling and Fattys as soon as they open up again. Give them all support you can as its been a difficult time but it will.. read more →

05 May 2020
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