Pawel’s 22lb Mirror Kingswood Lake

Well done to Pawel, who recently enjoyed catching a cracking haul of carp well into double figures at Kingswood lake! The haul included this absolutely stunning 22lb mirror (pictured left) which is probably one of the Simo’s stocked at 4-5lb back in 2010, clearly since then its done some growing and will hopefully continue to.. read more →

Sam Catell 24lb 2oz Leacroft ‘Robs Fish’

After breaking his PB last month with common of 23lb, Sams at it again with this recent capture of ‘Robs fish’ at a cracking 24lb 2oz and yet again a new PB for Sam! Whilst this was great news for Sam, his dad Shaun wasn’t quite as happy after sitting by motionless rods for 9.. read more →

Carl Burgess New PB 35lb 4oz April 2018

Well done to Carl Burgess who recently broke his PB with the capture of this stunning common at its biggest weight of 35lb 4oz! To say Carl was happy was an understatement, so on this occasion we can forgive him for some of the language used in this video! Well done Carl, cracking carp! read more →

Postponed Blackfords AGM

Due to the adverse weather conditions the committee have decided to postpone our Annual General Meeting until Thursday 29th March, it will be held at the Victoria Working Mens Club, Hill St, Hednesford and will start at 8pm. Sorry for any inconvenience caused, hope to see you there 29th March. Regards Blackfords Commitee read more →

01 Mar 2018
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Calfheath Reservoir Re-stocking Program Feb 2018

As many of you will be aware 2 years ago we unfortunately lost some of the Bream at Calfheath reservoir, however rest assured the management group are committed to ensure the fishing quality is maintained and there are plenty of fish present to be caught be all. Last week we took delivery of another 2,600.. read more →

Annual Blackfords AGM Meeting March 1st 2018

This years annual Blackfords AGM meeting will be held on Thursday 1st March at the Queen Victoria (Hill st, Hednesford), all members are welcome to attend, the meeting will commence at 8pm and generally lasts around 2 hours. Additionally, If anyone would like to raise an item to be discussed at the AGM, then it.. read more →

26 Jan 2018
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Carp Stocking Nov 2017 – Kingswood & Leacroft

As part of Blackfords on-going stocking programs, we recently received delivery of 49 stunning carp supplied by Ed Matthews, 5 of which were delivered for Leacroft and the other 44 for Kingswood (There will be another 6 coming in February to make 50 for Kingswood). The good news is that the Kingswood average was over.. read more →

23 Nov 2017
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Cormorants – Give them a dose of the clap!!!

Over the past few years during the winter months, our waters have been targeted by ever increasing numbers of cormorants and those of you that fish during the colder times of the year will have seen the carnage the inflict on our fish stocks.. Some of you may have noticed blocks of wood hanging in.. read more →

20 Oct 2017
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Polite Pre-Baiting Notice Aug 2017

I just wanted to post a quick note regards the sensible application of pre-baiting on Blackfords waters… We want to be clear, we do not wish to prevent anglers from pre-baiting but in the interest of the fishery and other members that may be fishing the lakes, we do wish to ensure that this is.. read more →

17 Aug 2017
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