The breakfast hall in the morning was buzzing and the banter was great
Draw time and i pulled a peg 3 out the bag
to my right
to my left
2 Perch rigs , both CCX floats
Venus carbon stem 0.2gr
Virgo wire 0.2gr
Set up and ready to go but sat in the shadow
Target feature opposite is the tree/bush but only 18-24'' deep .
Jim Marcer top weight of the day with 7-6
Our section won by Paul Jeffery with 2-8 , did me for section by 5oz and on the day that was a big difference , well done chap.
John Harper with 2-8 to win another section
Back to the pub and a few drinks and a warm . The day was not finished as the prize draw was made with two tables full of prizes , over 150 , at least .
Guess who won that , well , we bidded for it , Mick and i won , now we need someone to eat it .
Fabulous donation of tackle from Fishmania , Julians tackle , Midlands Angling Supplies , did i miss anybody out ?
I think all 31 in the room at least went home with 3/4 prizes each .
Fantastic day (£600-00 ) for this awareness and hopefully to be repeated soon again as in discussion with Jim Burton to possibly have another event , this time on the River soar and canal in December and lay it on with a FUR and FEATHER match ........lets see what we can do ?