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Now available 2015 Membership and 2015 Fish Tokens. Yes, now you can pick up next season’s products at 2014 prices and fish during March knowing that Fish Tokens have a 13 month life.

April 1st will see a small price increase for on-line sales. However you can beat the looming price increase by purchasing now, during March. Come and enjoy Spring like never before.

REMEMBER use up your blue tokens by 31st March or trade them at Kingfisher Farm RH5 6QX.

Latest news from Albury

Updated 26th March

Good fishing continues at Albury. 77  fish taken yesterday in the beautiful spring weather, Vale End the most productive water with 37 caught. Buzzers accounting for a fair number of fish, otherwise BFDs and Cats Whiskers still scoring well.

The past week has seen continuing winds from the east or north, so temperatures have been low, and the fish have been staying fairly deep. An introduction of warm winds will bring the fish quickly to the surface.

Some colour in the water at Powdermills and Vale End, but Weston  remains beautifully clear, and has provided the lion’s share of the catch this week.

In the week to 22nd March, our Albury waters produced a total catch of 276 fish with Weston producing 141 fish, Vale End 104 fish and Powdermills 31 fish.

Weston – Powder Mills – Vale Park

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How’s it fishing lake by lake: Weston – Powder Mills – Vale Park

A heads up for April events………..

1.Powdermills will return to a 2lb 8oz average on 1st April. Our survey last year confirmed this wish by our anglers. For those of who like stalking our rainbows, you will find a selection of large fish on all our waters.

2.Free flycasting lessons at Vale End at Flyfish15, 10th April, every 30 minutes, berths now filling up, booking essential. Email Tony.

Into the summer, and corporate bookings at Vale End so far – Wednesday 15th May and Thursday 4th June.

All river fishing now closed for the winter, we reopen on the beats again on, 1st April.

How’s it fishing lake by lake: Weston – Powder Mills – Vale Park

Weston

23rd March

Great fishing at Weston in the past week, excellent clarity, 3-4 ft down with a long leader on floating line has been the best approach, and BFDs and Cats taking a lot of fish.

In the week to 22nd March, an impressive 141 came to the net. Wood Lodge Pool particularly consistent, but anglers reporting plenty of takes right around this fishery.

Best fish taken last week: 7lb 12oz rainbow for Karl Knight on a Bloodworm.

Best bags in the week to 22nd March: 6 fish for Giles Killinger and John Tobin, 5 fish for Roger Golding, 4 fish for MD Field, Peter Newman, Romuald Damaz, Chris Parker, Geoff Sumner, Alan Fisher and Glyn Williams.

Office Beat, running alongside Millhouse Lake reopens on 1st April, a great chance to catch river browns on day membership.

A nice bag for Septimus Low-Mayes on 30.11.14

A nice bag for Septimus Low-Mayes on 30.11.14

 

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Powder Mills

23rd March
Fish have been staying deep at this fishery, clarity clouded by an early season diatom bloom, most fish being taken from the upper end of the lake. 31 fish taken in the week to 22nd March. Cats Whiskers and BFDs taking most fish. Powdermills fishery will change to a 2lb8oz average weight as from 1st April.

Nice bag for Roy Lyu at Powdermills 26.01.15

Nice bag for Roy Lyu at Powdermills 26.01.15

7.10 rainbow for James Hawkett taken on a Cats Whiskers  28.01.15

7.10 rainbow for James Hawkett taken on a Cats Whiskers 28.01.15

 

9lb 8oz rainbow for David Newman on BFD, taken at Powdermills where 41 fish were taken during a very icy week

9lb 8oz rainbow for David Newman on BFD, taken at Powdermills where 41 fish were taken during a very icy week 30.01.15

Best rainbow weights recently – 9lb 12oz rainbow for Tony Poulsom (18th March) on a Cats Whiskers; 7lb 3oz rainbow for Adrian Jones (15th March); 7lb 0oz rainbow for Carl North (14th March); 9lb 6oz and 7lb 2oz rainbows for Roy Lyu (28th Feb) on Cats Whiskers, 9lb 8oz rainbow for David Newman (30th Jan) to a BFD; 7lb 10oz rainbow for James Hawkett (28th Jan) to a Cats Whiskers; 7lb rainbow for Alan Newman (28th Feb); 7lb rainbow for James Grant (21st Jan) to a BFD; 

Top patterns lately: BFDs and Cats Whiskers, try a bloodworm along the lake floor.

River beats will reopen on  1st April.

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Vale End

23rd March

Good consistent fishing here in the past week inspite of the weather staying cold, and some colour in the water too.

104 fish landed from the waters here in the week to 22nd March, better clarity this week as the diatom bloom begins to clear. A good throughput of water helping here.

Good catches reported from both lakes, Mill Lake quite shallow now at the inlet end, but this is where browns will be hanging out come 1st April. Remember that you now have fishing access to both sides of Mill Lake, but remember to say hi to the bailiff when he arrives :)

River sections will be reopening on 1st April, access for day and season rods alike at no extra cost.

Latest big fish taken: 11lb 0oz rainbow for Romuald Damaz (8th Feb) to Cats Whisker; 9lb rainbow for Peter Hart (25th Jan) to a Black BFD; 8lb rainbow for Rodney Cartwright (17th Dec) ; 10lb 8oz rainbow for Stephen Lay on 11th December, one of 5 fish taken on a Blue Flash Damsel.

Best bags in the week to 8th March: 5 fish for Colin Pearce; 4 fish for Roger Martin, John Hackett, K Massey, Joe Evangelista, D Brincat and Darral Collins.

We shall be running teaching days in 2015 year on 10th April  (Free Casting lessons at Flyfish ’15), 16th May and 10th October. Please book in via Tony’s mobile 07976 810737, or send him an email off the website.

For 10th April,just spaces available now from 2.30-4pm

Meanwhile, for information on Corporate Fishing activities, send Tony an email with your requirements. So far, fully booked here 15th May, 4th June.

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Albury Park

23rd March
Looking forward to the new season re-opening here on 1st April.Albury Park is a private syndicate water, one or two spaces left for this year, so please enquire via an email to Tony Hern, thank you.Members may opt for a Half Rod, Full Rod or Family Rod basis. Prices begin at £690 for Syndicate membership, including exclusive access to Albury Park Lake (rainbow stocking) and eight delightful beats ontheTillingbourne river (brownie stocking) as it flows from Shere to Albury through Albury Park.Park Lake has been drained and refilled over the winter, whilst on the several river beats, a fair amount of bank repairs have been carried out.

Mud to banks at Middle Beat

Mud to banks at Middle Beat

Rhodo Pool on Church Beat

Rhodo Pool on Church Beat

Some of the new shallow weirs settling in on Church Beat

Some of the new shallow weirs settling in on Church Beat

The Tillingbourne flows past the Old Saxon Church

The Tillingbourne flows past the Old Saxon Church

 

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Latest news from Syon Park

Updated 23rd March

Last month of the Albury Year. Come and use up your 2014 Fish Tokens.

Please note that if you have purchased a 2015 season rod your new tickets will be issued to you on the bank on your next visit.

If you are a first time visitor please call the bailiff on 07956 378138 the day before to get the gate entry code.

 


How’s it fishing  – Syon

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Syon Park

23rd March
Last week was dominated by freezing cold easterly winds making life pretty uncomfortable on the bank but 155 fish were taken by those brave enough to face the cold including a 6lb Rainbow on a Cats Whisker and a 4lb Brown on a Black Minkey both taken by Terry Cooling on the same day.I am glad to report that the diatom bloom is now receding and the water clarity and the fishing are steadily improving as a result. But be prepared to fish deep as the water temperature is still only 8 degrees. Most people using an intermediate or slow sink line, otherwise use a floater with a long leader and put on a goldhead Blue Flash Damsel or Cats Whisker to get the fly down to the right depth and move around the banks to find the most productive spots.

Comedian Paul Whitehouse in character at Syon last week.

Comedian Paul Whitehouse in character at Syon last week.

The first early spring arrivals at Syon Park.

The first early spring arrivals at Syon Park.

5lb 4oz Brown for David O'Neil on an Orange goldhead.

5lb 4oz Brown for David O’Neil on an Orange goldhead.

If you are a first time visitor to the fishery, please call the duty bailiff on 07956 378138 the day before your visit to obtain the code to enter into the keypad on the gate entry system. Once on the fishery the bailiff will issue you a membership card which will give you access via a barcode swipe system.  Please note that the gate code is regularly changed; use your card!

 

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Recently landed Trout from Syon and Albury

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Alex Trwhitt 7lb rainbowDraganDragovic9Feb2014RyanBailey8-8Mar2014_800x597 PiotrKrolak9Mar2014_800x597 6brownKieranMcLaughlinMar2014_800x597
StuartHayler7-8B Trout Fished Dec 20139lb trout - fly fished from SyonRoss Dowie 8lb trout Dec2013Pat Gleeson 7lb 12Oz Rainbow Dec 2013Eugen Kavannagh with 7lb rainbow trout at Syon ParGulamabbas Khakoo 12lb 8oz rainbow also taken on a blue flash damsel at WestonKrusztof Kluma 10lb 8oz rainbow taken on a blue flash damsel at WestonTim Jones at Syon Park with 10lb-4oz Rainbow Trout 7lb 9oz Rainbow Trout landed by Ernie Donnell at Syon ParkPeter Reader 14lb 4oz rainbow Vale EndTrevor Puffett 12lb 12oz rainbow trout taken on a cats whisker from WestonPaul Brown, new to the sport of fly fishing catches his first trout at Vale EndMr Embleton 9lb 8oz rainbow at Vale End Mill LakeCharles Kyles12-8 Syon Park Rainbow TroutArtur Lukaszcwicz14-6 Rainbow Trout at Syon ParkPaul Walker Syon 14lb Rainbow TroutSam Kaddoura with 14lb Rainbow at Powder Mills10lb 10oz Rainbow for Jonathan Stevens at Albury Park on GHDJohn Stephens 12.75 lb Rainbow Trout at Powder MillsDariusz Rybinski Rainbow Trout 13-4&10-8 syonHarry Manners 12lb 4oz Syon



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