Horncastle v Wainfleet 17th April 2016

The 3rd match of the season for the fishery was held between Horncastle and Wainfleet clubs.

The match was held on the 17th April 2016, from 08:30 to 14:30.

The pegs fished on the day were from peg 1 to 16 (not peg 2) and pegs 32 to 40, 24 pegs in total.

Over night the temperature dropped to about 1 degree leaving a hard frost early in the morning which made for a hard days fishing.

 After the frost in the morning the temperature reach 10 degrees with winds about 9mph.

A total weight of 78LB 2oz caught by the Horncastle club and 197lb 8oz caught by the Wainfleet club with the biggest bag of 41lb 6oz. And a total combined weight of 275lb 10oz.