Fish stocking has taken place at Kia Ora. Over 70 carp. of various types, at an average weight of 3.5 lbs were introduced into the gold pond.
The John Carr Memorial Rose Bowl was presented this year to Roly . Who, In the opinion of the committee has contributed the most to the club over the last 12 months.
On Tuesday evening Sevi and Natty were presented with the Vranch House Junior cup and goodie bags
as a thank you from the club for all the hard work they put in
and continue to put in helping with open days and learn to fish evenings.
All prizes were donated by committee members. Many thanks guys!
250 skimmers and 125 crucians (1+ aged) introduced to Harpers on the 20th December 2017, 1st pond (the middle one).
All reared at the EA;s Calverton fish farm using rod licence money.
Scout day at Harpers Ponds
Two groups from the 1st Bishopsteignton scouts, spent a morning / afternoon at Harpers Ponds on Saturday 16th July 2017.
Learning to fish for silvers with a whip pole. Initial coaching was given by qualified club members,
followed by a few hours spent practising what had been learned.
Catches were mostly of roach & rudd, with occasional tench, crusian, or eel.
Exeter and District Angling Association
Has achieved CLUBMARK accreditation
John worked for a long time in sorting this out for the club.
Roly has sorted out a good deal with Go Outdoors for Club Members.
Members can get an extra 10% at Go Outdoors by showing a valid fishing club membership card at the tills.
You will still need a Go Outdoors discount card.
Members need to show a valid membership card, a go outdoors card and quote the number, 4389670, to receive the extra 10% discount.
This will not apply to goods that have extra discount on them, IE: sale items.
Rubbish left in swims.
I have been getting reports of rubbish left at swims after people have been fishing.
Your membership book points out that you are responsible to make sure the area you fish in is left clean and tidy, disciplinary action could include a ban from all club waters, if you have left a mess in the swim.
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