Author: Dave Williams

Heron Has The Edge

Heron has the Edge I had planned a return short session at my favorite fishery Lloyds Meadow in Mouldsworth Cheshire and today I fished the mixed lake called Heron, the lake itself has around 20 pegs and can throw up some fantastic fishing to the pleasure angler and match angler alike with nets of up to 200lb possible on the right day, with a great range of species it is a proper mix bag lake with Roach, Rudd, Skimmers, Bream, Perch and Carp. My plan of attack today was simple, a feeder set up to the island using a...

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Cat Rough, Cheshire

Weather conditions-: On the day the temperature was +6, overcast with a strong wind up to 25 mph gusts. Initial Plan-: My thoughts for fishing this new venue was to target the Silver Fish as I had a chat to Billy the bailiff who told me about the Skimmer, Bream and Roach present in the lake, so a pole attack would be on the cards, 2 top kits, 11 meters and 8 meters with Chopped worm, Caster and Maggots my natural baits for the day and feeding Hemp and Bait-Tech Pro Natural Ground bait over the top, I also...

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Winter Feeder Day

Returning to a Fishery I had not fished for over 12 months now Cheshire Fishing pool 5 was my destination for the day and winter carp where my target. I had decided to try and dispel the myth that Feeder Fishing with Pellets was only a summer tactic and a no no in winter, and to tell the truth, I was pleasantly surprised by the outcome of the day. Setting out in the morning for the 30 minute drive I could feel the temperature and air pressure had changed from the previous day, the temp had picked up by...

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Lloyd’s Meadow Silvers

Out today to my local Lloyd,s Meadow Fisheries in Cheshire in search of Silvers, with the temperature dropping overnight to a cold -2 it was a frosty start arriving bank side at the complex. With four lakes to pick from at Lloyd’s I decided to head onto Heron Lake knowing it had a great stock of silvers that hopefully would keep me busy all day even on the coldest of days,tactics for the session would be, two pole lines and a Groundbait feeder set up. Pole line One 11 meters on the deck, fishing in 5 foot of water,...

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