Last Thursday was the first match of this year’s Shingle Bank League as the first one was cancelled due to bad weather in total contrast to weather for the evening could not have been better clear, calm with a light northly wind. 16 club members signed on and 14 weighed in 58 fish for a total weight of 62lbs 2oz.

Fish caught consisted of undulate rays, rockling, pouting and dogfish.

The best fish of the evening was an undulate ray weighing 12lbs 6oz caught by Malcolm Stote. Other notable fish caught were an undulate ray of 10lbs 6.2oz caught by Danny Panks and a dogfish of 1lb 14.8 caught by Paul Watson.

1st Malcolm Stote with 7 fish for 17lbs 0.4oz.
2nd Danny Panks with 5 fish for 12lbs 1.4oz.
3rd Chris Ellis with 14 fish for 9lb 7oz.
4th Paul Watson with 4 fishfor 5lb 5.6oz.
5th Gavin Sloper with 6 fish for 3lb 9oz.
6th Arron Bridges with 4 fish for 3lb 5.2oz.
7th Ollie Hopkins with 4 fish for 2lb 10.6oz.
8th Paul Dibden with 3 fish for 2lb 10oz.
9th Pete Chamberlain with 3 fish for 1lb 14.8oz.
10th Steve Ellicott with 1 fish for 1lb 11oz.