ANGLING: A resounding success for charity and angling enthusiasts

A total of £2587.99 was raised for the nominated charity, the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice.

The day also included a barbeque and a raffle.

The match itself was split between the Main and Riverside Lakes with an angler from each pair fishing each lake.

Each lake was run as a separate match and the result of the winning pair was decided on the points accrued by each pair.

The winning pair were Chris Roberts and Ben Fox with a total of four points. Chris also had the highest weight on the Main Lake with a near record breaking 135lbs 7ozs.

Steve Newsome was second with 131lbs 11ozs and Brandon Denton third with 88lbs 7ozs. Liam Levitt was

the winner on the Riverside Lake with 129lbs 9ozs with Jamie Lovitt second with 67lbs and Ben fox third with 26lbs 7ozs.

Thanks go to the following for donations of gifts and raffle prizes: Ben Fox, Seatbox UK, David Nardoni, Nicola Roberts, Angling Direct – Barnsley, Hatim Tall, Ron Ayrton, Universal Tackle – Sheffield, Wickersley Angling, Barry Chipchase, Aston Park Fisheries, Andy Lester, Meadow Tackles, Tackle Tidy, Bob Co Tackle, Huddersfield Angling Centre, Universal Tackles – Sheffield, Billy Clarke Fishing Spares, Fishing Republic – Barnsley, Chantry Brewery, David Spooner, No7 Beauty Room, Dean Whittam, Maurice Hibberd Donald Cookes – Rotherham, Eric Addis, Noble Foods, Stuart Jolly – pole nose bungs, Penny Unsworth, Jump Inc., Barnsley Football club, Jason Turner, John Blackburn, Julie Blackburn, John Cunliffe, Favva Roberts, Steve Newsome and to Barry Chipchase for donating £100 to purchase all the BBQ food, to Sarah’s Bakery for donating all the burger rolls for the BBQ and to Prospect House Farm for donating burgers and sausages.

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