Shingle Bank League 17th January 2019.
On a calm cold evening on the 17th January the club held a Shingle Bank league competition. 21 club members signed on and 11 weighed in 30 fish consisting of bream, dogfish, pouting and rockling. The best fish of the evening was a bream weighing 2lb 0.2oz caught by Luke Woodford.
1st Tom Bagnall 8 fish 4lb 4.8oz, 2nd Malcolm Stote 5 fish 3lb 10.6oz, 3rd Ben Daniels 4 fish 2lb 6.4oz, 4th Luke Woodford 2fish 2lb 4.6oz,
5th Ollie Hopkins 4 fish 1lb 13oz, 6th Paul Watson 1 fish 0lb 15oz, 7th Terry Kempton 2 fish 0lb 10.4oz, 8th Chris Ellis 1 fish 0lb 7.2oz,
9th Gavin Sloper 1 fish 0lb 6.2oz, 10th Andy Hopkins 1 fish 0lb 4.6oz.
Only edible fish are retained. All other fish are weighed and released straight away.
Shingle Bank League 18th December 2018.
Competition cancelled due to the weather.
Shingle Bank League end of Year Positions for 2018.
1st D.Panks 55lbs 11.4oz, 2nd M.Stote 45lbs 5oz, 3rd P.Watson 30lbs 1.6oz, 4th B.Daniels 28lbs 7.4oz, 5th P.Dibden 26lbs 14oz, 6th C.Ellis 23lbs 7.8oz,
7th G.Sloper 19lbs 13.2oz, 8th K.Panks 19lbs 7.2oz, 9th J.Sloper 17lbs 12oz, 10th A.Hopkins 16lbs 11.8oz, 11th T.Kempton 13lbs 8.8oz,
12th R.Blomfield 8lb 8.2oz, 13th J.Tharm 6lb 15.2oz, 14th O.Hopkins 5lb 1.8oz, 15th S.Pitman 4lb 4.2oz, 16th A.Bridges 3lb 5.2oz,
17th P.Chamberlain 3lb 1.6oz, 18th P.Tomkins 1lb 9.6oz, 19th B.Dore 0lb 11.8oz, 20th G.Savin 0lb 5.8oz.
A big thank-you to Andy and Ollie Hopkins and Terry Kempton for getting the results in for the newsletter and newspapers all year.
Ben has a very good win.
On Monday evening the 19th November the club held a shingle bank league competition in which 14 club members signed on and 13 weighed in fish consisting of undulate rays, pouting, whiting and dogfish. The weather on the evening was very good and 62 fish in total were weighed for a total weight of 91lbs 2.8oz. Only edible fish are retained. All other fish are gently put back into the sea after weighing. The best fish of the competition was an undulate ray weighing 12lbs 6oz caught by Ben Daniels.
1st Ben Daniels 23lbs 1.6oz, 2nd Paul Dibben 14lbs 1.2oz, 3rd Malcolm Stote 10lbs 8.2oz, 4th Andy Hopkins 6lb 15oz, 5th John Sloper 6lb 13.6oz, 6th Terry Kempton 6lb 3.2oz,
7th Danny Panks 4lb 12.2oz, 8th Keith Panks 4lb 1oz, 9th _____ ______ 4lb 2.6oz, 10th Paul Watson 3lb 15.8oz. Report sent in from Terry Kempton.