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Fishing, golf, sun & sand - 2 bed family apartment to
rent on the Costa Del Sol.
Luxury 8 berth
caravan to let - White Acres, Newquay, Cornwall
The caravan is sited
on this 5 star award winning holiday complex which is also one
of the top coarse angling centres in the country comprising 15
Bookings now being
taken for this season and 2008. Open from March to October
Killinger on 07966 394717 for further details.
majority of VAC members are happy to simply enjoy a days fishing
for the joy it brings and are not obsessed with either the size
of the fish or beating the guy on the next peg.
But some 50 or so of Verulam's finest do enjoy the added
challenge that competition fishing brings and, although some
drift in and out, a hard core of some 25 make a point of
attending as many VAC matches as possible.
At the end of
September, many of this 'hard core' visited a commercial fishery
called Arran's Lake near Ingatestone in Essex and recorded an
amazing average weight of 96lb per angler. Top on the day with a
new VAC match record was long time member Bob Scott with
270lb of pole-caught carp averaging 5lb.
Vac match anglers prepare
for the draw
VAC match anglers in
The match committee
are keen for members to know that the match side is open to all
and new faces are always warmly welcomed. If youíve been
thinking of joining in, donít put it off any longer. The
that itís rarely a one horse race. Whilst itís true that some
have more than their share of good fortune we do try to make
sure that everyone has an equal chance. Besides, all costs,
aside from day ticket fees, are optional so donít be put off if
cash is tight and you worry about being Ďpools fodderí. Best of
all you get to learn techniques that can be of benefit to your
angling in general
The match committee
are only an email or phone call away if you require further
information or wish to book in on one of the matches. Click
here for details
Pound Four Ounce Barbel !!!!
One of the
this season was caught by VAC from Mick Salmon from one of
our stretches of the Ouse. No surprises that he hasn't been
If you subscribe
to the angling papers you will have seen that Mick has won
Drennan and Fox sponsored prizes for his super fish that
came at the end of an otherwise blank session.
Mick was using a
Greys Prodigy 2ld rod coupled with Fox fluorocarbon main
line 12lb, Drennan Super Specialist braid, his own design
stone system and Spicy Prawn boilles.
you are fortunate to catch a fish as good as this from a VAC
water please contact a member of the fisheries or general
committee before exposing too much detail to the press.
Associate Venues -
click the logos to go to the fishery web sites
VAC members, on
production of their club card, can accrue a 'loyalty stamp'
and after three paid visits to the venue, gain a fourth visit
free of charge.
£1 off all day
tickets for VAC members
Hillier with a 22-08 beauty from the Islands Pit at Moor Mill
Above we have young Abey soper who was runner up junior in this
Summer's juniors, ladies & seniors league.
It's Rhys Shield again who caught
this Marford barbel twice within two weeks for a best weight of
true...this 2lb rainbow trout was caught on floatfished
sweetcorn from Moor Mill
We stock a
large range of pike tackle and bait including a good range
of the FOX PREDATOR range which has become the most
comprehensive range on the market.
We also have a
good range of dead baits freshly frozen by "BAITBOX" the
leading deadbait supplier in the UK..
and many more!
SPINFLEX SPINNING RODS 7ft 8ft and 9ft priced at £39.50 up
rod and superb value for money.
EXTREME SUIT, WATERPROOF-BREATHABLE-WITH ZIP OUT QUILTED
UNDER JACKET £159.00
over and have a browse
from 9.00, beanie mats from £19.99