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Midweek Evening Series Results                   2023

BDAC Midweek Evening Pairs Competition


1st Craig Crash Lamey /Roger Ackroyd 44lb 7oz

2nd Darren Polden /Mike Snudden 41lb 8oz

3rd Keith Mountjoy / Antony Bentley 36lb 14oz

4th Martin Turner / David Bailey 34lb 8oz

5th Reg Sutton / Kevin Shears 33lb 11oz

6th Les Polden / Keith Copland. 33b 10oz

7th Warren Thornton /Nathan Underwood 28lb 5oz

8th Steve Ashton /Richard Jefferies. 27lb 9oz

16 fished

Our run of great weather came to an abrupt end on this the final evening competition of the year, the rain

persisted throughout the whole event, however some great nets were brought to the scales, Craig and Roger's combined total caught on pegs 1 and 15 respectively, was enough to scoop the honours.

Top weight on the night went to Kevin on peg 19, his 33lb fell to paste on the pole in the Lilly pads.

BDAC Midweek Evening Competition No 10


1st Keith Copland 40lb 4oz

2nd Stace N Dazza Polden 33lb 15oz

3rd Craig Crash Lamey 30lb 13oz

4th Nathan Underwood 29lb 5oz

5th Roger Ackroyd 25lb 3oz

15 fished

All too soon our summer series has come to an end.

Tonight's final match has again produced some great nets, perfect conditions, warm with a light westerly breeze.

Keith has fished peg 24, with corn hook baits, for a terrific 40lb net of large Carp for victory.

Second spot went to Darren, who's drawn the same peg 10 on consecutive weeks,  another fine net of Carp also on corn and paste.

Third place goes to Craig with a great net of almost all Skimmer Bream on soft pellet.

Nathan's fourth spot ensures that his consistency has retained the midweek Championship. 119 points Well done sir.

Minor berths are Richard Jefferies second on 107

Martin Turner on 105, Roger Ackroyd 94..

Congratulations to Nathan Underwood winning the Midweek League. Top angling Nathan.

Final League Positions

BDAC Midweek Evening Competition No 9


1st Keith Mountjoy 30lb 5oz

2nd Richard Jeffries 29lb 6oz

3rd Warren Thornton 28lb 12oz

4th Craig Crash Lamey 22lb 4oz

5th Kevin Shears 18lb 8oz

14 fished

Our members enjoyed another very close match, this evening. It was the penultimate competition in the 10 match series, Keith has come out on top, from peg 18, fishing the pole to the edge of the Lilly pads, fed heavily with dampened micro pellets and using a small soft pellet on the hook.

Richard has moved into joint second in the league, paste on the pole in the weed bed on peg 15 secured second in the match.

Warren has taken a much deserved £1 off Roger, with his third place on peg 2.

League top three are Nathan Underwood on 115

Martin Turner and Richard Jeffries on 105. Roger Ackroyd remains in fourth on 85.

BDAC Midweek Evening Competition No. 8


1st Martin Turner 30lb 8oz

2nd Richard Jefferies 29lb 8oz

3rd Keith Mountjoy 26lb 10oz

4th Nathan Underwood 25lb 13oz

5th Roger Ackroyd 18lb 2oz

6th Kevin Shears 16lb 3oz

16 members fished.

The top 2 places were taken by the match organiser and assistant, only a pound separated Martin and Richard, drawn on pegs 15 and 18 they both fished ground bait paste, Martin's net was mainly Tench, Richard's was all Carp.

Keith has moved up in the league with his third place on peg 16.

2 matches remain Nathan maintains the lead.

BDAC Midweek Evening Competition No. 7


1st Nathan Underwood 50lb 12oz

2nd Keith Copland 48lb 7oz

3rd Keith Mountjoy 40lb 7oz

4th Martin Turner 30lb 3oz

5th Roger Ackroyd 22lb 6oz

6th Tom Scott 21lb 1oz

16 members fished.

Normal service has been resumed, Nathan has put another winning net together, this time on peg 19., again on the short pole, paste over dampened 4mm pellets.

Keith Copland ran a close second fishing sweet corn on the pole off peg 6, Keith Mountjoy fish pellets on the pole on peg 9 for third spot.

The rain held off except for one short shower, and George's has once again produced a good match, with 3 rounds remaining Nathan leads and Martin moves into second spot.

Bideford and District Angling Club

Evening competition No 6


1st Richard Jefferies 41lb 4oz

2nd Kevin Shears 27lb 8oz

3rd Martin Turner 27lb 2oz

4th Warren Thornton 20lb 0oz

5th Stace N Dazza Polden 19 lb 10oz

6th Nathan Underwood 18lb 3oz

16 members fished.

After a day of thunderstorms and heavy rain, the evening proved to be dry and slightly cooler.

Committee member, Richard, after a slow start, soon got into his stride with a number of decent Carp on paste and bread in the margins of peg 15, for another convincing victory.

Kevin, on his return from holiday, drew fancied peg 25, fished his favoured paste and pole method for second spot, just pipping Martin on peg 8.

Midweek evening series

Match No.5 results:

1st Nathan Underwood 48lb 0oz

2nd Roger Ackroyd 35lb 6oz

3rd Martin Turner 28lb 8oz

4th Richard Jefferies 18lb 8oz

5th Warren Thornton 17lb 7oz

6th Stephen Craker 15lb 5oz

13 club members fished.

We are, now, halfway through our summer evening series. Our members were again treated to glorious weather, and a fine display of pole fished paste by our current club champion, the seemingly unstoppable Mr. Underwood.. Nathan has weighed in a cracking net of Carp off peg 13 for his third win so far.

Rogers second position was at the other end of the lake on peg 24 , his catch fell to hard pellets.

Organiser Martin, fished paste on a running line on peg 2 , for third place.

Richard was fourth on the feeder on peg retain 2nd in the league .

Midweek evening competition

Round 4 results:

1st (joint) Nathan Underwood 32lb 4oz

1st (joint) David Bailey 32lb 4oz

3rd Stephen Craker 26lb 8oz

4th Roger Ackroyd 24lb 4oz

5th Richard Jefferies 23lb 6oz

6th Mike Snudden 19lb 2oz

15 fished

Our members enjoyed another beautiful evening on Tarka Swims, as we approach the half way point in the series Nathan continues his relentless dominance, with his second win this time on peg 22, pole and paste has accounted for his mainly carp net.

He didn't have it all his own way as David made his return, with a fantastic net of larger carp on peg 9, float fished hard pellets beside the lilly pads.

Steve's 3rd place came to luncheon meat.

On Sunday we have our monthly competition.

Midweek Evening Competition Round 3


1st Richard Jefferies 38lb 8oz

2nd Craig Crash Lamey 33lb 3oz

3rd Martin Turner 28lb15oz

4th Stace N Dazza Polden 27lb 8oz

5th Nathan Underwood 26lb 12oz

6th Kevin Shears 20lb 2oz

16 fished.

George's lake has, once again, produced a close match. A sneaky South Easterly breeze just took the temperature down slightly.

Richard has fished peg 10 and put a very respectable net of Carp and Tench on the scale to record his 2nd victory in just 3 matches. He fished paste on a short pole, in fact the top 3 have all fished ground bait paste. Craig on peg 1 for second and Martin on 19 for 3rd.

Darren's 4th place was on sweetcorn.

Bideford And District Angling Club Evening Competition No 2.

Midweek Evening Competition Round 2,


1st Nathan Underwood 41lb 10oz

2nd Keith Copland 27lb 14oz

3rd Roger Ackroyd 22lb14oz

4th Craig Crash Lamey 21lb 8oz

5th Warren Thornton 18lb 4oz

6th Martin Turner 17lb 6oz

17 fished.

The second round of our summer series produced some good results. The weather was warm and dry.

The "unstoppable Nathan has produced another great performance, fishing his favoured paste and pole on peg 9 , for an easy victory.

Keith, on peg 6 has had some nice carp in his second placed net .

Roger's third place came off peg 24 , a late run on hard pellets fished over to the island, secured it.

Craig's bag on peg 4 was mainly smaller silver fish on maggot and soft pellet .

Bideford And District Angling Club Evening Competition No 1

Midweek evening competition No 1.


1st Richard Jefferies 52lb 8oz

2nd Nathan Underwood 31lb 14oz

3rd Keith Mountjoy 25lb 1oz

4th Craig Craig Crash Lamey 20lb 11oz

5th Keith Copland 19lb 8oz

A lovely early spring evening was enjoyed by the 17 members who fished the first in the 10 match series

The lake has fished exceptionally well, particularly for committee member Richard who dominated from start to finish in this 3 hour competition His all carp net was extracted from the lilly pads on peg 19. Second place Nathan used similar tactics on peg 13.

Keith fished paste on peg 26 for his third spot

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