Wednesday, 20 September 2017
REMENHAM Angling Society’s season came to a close with the final two rounds of the winter series fished at Milton Pools on Lens Lake and at Holme Grange respectively.
Paul Howard took top honours on Lens Lake with a mixed net of carp roach skimmers and perch all caught on the pole at eight metres with pellet and maggot totalling 31lb. Runner-up was Pete Bowles with 28lb 1oz landed on the pole at seven metres with maggot and in third place was Ian Chaplin with 27lb 12oz of carp and skimmers landed on the method feeder with maggot.
In the final match of the series on Sunday Paul Howard found himself among the fish, landing carp up to double figures on the pole at six metres with meat for a winning total of 146lb 12oz. Pete Bowles fished the pole at 14 metres and at six metres with meat, also landing carp totalling 137lb 8oz giving him second position and in third place was Neil Read with 118lb 8oz of carp caught on the pole and method feeder with pellet.
Bowles’s second position maintained his place at the top of the points table ensuring victory with 163 points with Steve Johnson in second place with 158, Dick Shillitto third with 150, Ian Chaplin fourth with 148 and Mark Bowerman 145 making up the top five.
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