Broome Angling




Big Fish 2018-2019 season



In each season between 1st March and 28th February, at the discretion of the Committee, a trophy will be awarded for the heaviest fish of each species caught by a member on rod and line in Society waters. Each entry must be weighed and witnessed by two other persons and details sent to the Webmaster or Secretary. Please return such fish alive to the water. 

 Richard Gamble has set the ball rolling for the new Big Fish Competition with a fine specimen of a Pike.


Weighing in at 12lb 1oz Richard landed his fish whilst on a session with John Caunt and Jim Tolton on Jurassic.

It was a good day for Keith Macfarlane on the final round of the 2018 Winter League on Colver. Not only did he win his Section with 37lb 9oz, he also netted two fish worthy of an entry in the Big Fish League. The first a perfectly conditioned 3lb Tench, and the second a hard fighting Barbel tipping the scales at 2lb 13oz.

Paul Abbott has entered his Carp into the Big Fish League


Weighing in at 16lb dead Paul netted this beauty from Jurassic.

 The first Bream of this season has been entered into the competition


John Caunt netted this 4lb 13oz Bream whilst on a session fishing at Hill Farm Lake on Saturday 2/6/18.

 We have an entry into what is usually a hotly contested catagory, a Perch.


Steve Roberts netted this fine looking Perch in the PDF Cup Match on Colver (17/6/18). Weighing in at dead on 2lb, Steve was fishing with caster in the margins on peg 37 and it was part of his 30lb 9oz total weight.

John Caunt has anther entry in the competition with another fine fish from Hill Farm. 


Fishing method feeder with double sweetcorn on a size 12 push stop hook. John was rewarded with this cracking 2lb 3oz crucian.

We have a new leader in the Carp category with Steven Moore capturing this beauty.


Weighing in at 18lb on the nose Steven caught this Mirror whilst on a session at Jurassic Lake.

We have a new entry that takes the lead in the Perch category


Club Chairman, Alan Smith, caught this 2lb 4oz specimen whilst on a pleasure fishing session on Lizzies lake at Kilworth Sticks. Alan hooked the predator fishing at nine meters on the Pole with double red maggot on the hook.


This seasons list







Steven Moore 



4lb 13oz 

John Caunt 

Hill Farm 



Keith Macfarlane 







2lb 4oz 

Alan Smith 



12lb 1oz 

Richard Gamble 







2lb 13oz 

Keith Macfarlane 


 Crucian Carp

2lb 3oz 

John Caunt 

Hill Farm