Calf Heath Storage

Today we took delivery, after gaining permission, of a storage container which we have sited at the reservoir. Tools etc can now be onsite instead of being scattered at various committee members homes and not knowing who had what. One idea that as been suggested is to lock up any poachers, fish thieves and litter.. read more →

20 Apr 2020
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Bailiff Patrols

Bailiffs will still be making sure our fisheries are safe during the lockdown. The Angling Trust have been giving guidance to member clubs which allows officials and bailiffs to visit their waters to check on the health of the fish and water quality. Whilst at the water they are checking to make sure no fishing.. read more →

17 Apr 2020
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Calf Heath Incident

Hi all, hope everyone is well. Unfortunately we were alerted to illegal fishing on Easter Saturday afternoon. Upon arrival three Romanian’s were found fishing contrary to Government advice. They did not have any licences, EA or Blackfords so were escorted from the fishery and car registrations were passed to the relevant authorities. Thanks to the.. read more →

11 Apr 2020
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New Bailiffs

Hope everyone is well during these troubled times. Glad to say that we will have three new bailiffs to help patrol our waters once movement restrictions are lifted due to the coronavirus. Dan, Steve and Tom answered the call after long standing bailiffs Ben, Bob and Ron felt they should stand down due to health.. read more →

29 Mar 2020
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Kingswood

Well the planned boardwalk works got off to a none start with first supply problems and then cancellation due to coronavirus lockdown. All our fisheries have now been shut for angling, please observe and stay safe. For all you younger members you can now experience what us old timers had to put up with when.. read more →

25 Mar 2020
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Coronavirus Closure 25th March

As of 25th March we will be closing all 4 Blackfords fishery lakes until further notice, this is following government advice regards the containment of Coronavirus. Hopefully you will all understand given the circumstances, we will keep you updated when we look to reopen the lakes and when we expect memberships for the coming season.. read more →

25 Mar 2020
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Kingswood Match Report 21/03/20

17 Anglers turned out for todays match and we tweaked the draw and pegging with social distancing in mind. The match kicked off with optimism high! It became apparent a couple of hours in that the Bream may be at a premium, and that small silvers could come into play. The all out was called and the proof would.. read more →

Kingswood Match 21/03/20

We are expecting a good turn out for tomorrows Kingswood match, Pegs 1 to 20 and 36 to 54 will not be available until post 3pm. Bob has put the notices up accordingly. Regards Nev. read more →

Kingswood Boardwalk

The boardwalk replacement works are to start on Monday 23 March and could take 4 weeks to complete. This assumes that no more flooding issues are encountered. The new walkway will be constructed using hardwood partly in response to climate change as the frequency of inundation is likely to increase, integral anti-slip strips will be.. read more →

19 Mar 2020
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Bobs Whopper

Bob Harris (no relation to Rolf), one half of our match organiser team, showed the carp boys a trick or two whilst at Kingswood yesterday. Using a method feeder coupled with 5lb line and a 14 hook he landed a 22lb 3oz high shouldered common on a single grain of sweetcorn. Bob assured us he.. read more →

17 Mar 2020
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