Fish n Chips

Firstly id just like to apologise about the cheesy headline but we couldn’t resist! Blame Tom Ponder!! On a more serious note though, you may have seen from the previous post that we have just introduced 6 new large carp into Blackfords waters, these fish do have significant value and we are really keen to.. read more →

28 Nov 2015
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Carp Stocking Calfheath & Kingswood 2015

Going back a few years the committee had a vision to ensure all of our Blackfords lakes contained +20lb carp, some of our lakes have been able to naturally grow carp of this size however some of our more densely stocked lakes such as the Turf and Calfheath struggle to naturally produce fish of this size.. read more →

28 Nov 2015
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New Kingswood Twenty Chris Whiting

Good news for Blackfords carpers as Kingswood lake continues to go from strength to strength with the recent capture of this cracking 23lb 8oz mirror caught by Chris Whiting… Chris was able to land several carp during his session mainly mid doubles but his session was capped off by when he landed this stunning Simo at.. read more →

Rig Safety!!!

Hi Everyone, I just wanted to take a moment to outline a very serious issue that needs addressing…recently we have had few situations around our lakes where fish have been found tethered to snags or weed by rigs that have either been cracked off or broken off after being hooked, luckily we have been able to free the fish,.. read more →

31 Jul 2015
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Leacroft Club Matches Cancelled

Just to let everyone know…given the recent poor attendances to the matches held at Leacroft Pool we have made the decision to cancel the match and open the lake up to the general membership. Leacroft matches are usually held on the 2nd Saturday of each month which is detailed on the membership card, the next scheduled Leacroft match is Saturday.. read more →

31 Jul 2015
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New Kingswood 20!!!

A big well done to Karlo Kennedy who in May caught this cracking 22lb 8oz mirror from kingswood! Karlo has kindly name this carp ‘Red Tail Night’ certainly a memorable name and one fit for such a cracking carp! This carp is also significant for another reason, this to our knowledge is the first carp from the original.. read more →

Leacroft 26lb Mirror

Congratulations to Jimmy Bell who was recently able to bag himself this cracking 26lb mirror carp from Leacroft, clearly very happy with his capture…but who can blame him!!! Well done!! read more →

Leacroft Stunner

Well done to James Massey who bagged this stunning 26lb 8oz mirror from Leacroft Pool read more →

Turf New 20lb Common??

Well done to Paul Coles who recently bagged this cracking Turf pool 20lb Common. There are already one or two 20lb commons in the Turf but were not 100% that we recognise this fish as one of them, which means we could possibly have a new 20 pounder swimming around…which is great news for the pool and.. read more →

Blackfords Annual General Meeting 5th March 8pm

Once again time flies and again we are quickly approaching another annual general meeting, this years meeting will be held on the 5th March at 8pm, the venue is the Church Hill Victoria, located on Church Hill, Hednesford. As always the committee would like to invite all Blackfords members to attend, we hope to see you.. read more →

02 Mar 2015
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