Dear members its has come to our notice that someone has dug out several swims on the Ringstead Back Brook. Whilst we appreciate that some of the swims are a little high, and the persons responsible have the best intentions, bank digging is not permitted by the environment agency due to potential erosion issues. ThankContinue Reading Ringstead Back Brook Swim digging.
As all visitors to the Brian Crowhurst Ringstead Fishery will have noticed the perimeter track between Barkers Lake and the River Nene has been upgraded. This is in order to ensure that the road remains open during the wetter winter months. As most anglers will recall in previous years, the track has become impassable withContinue Reading Track Upgrade at Ringstead Island
Following the temporary closure of the Snake & Doughnut lakes on the Mill Cotton site, we are pleased to report the site is now open and welcoming members to fish again. As per previous posts, the closure was put in place due to issues with low volumes of dissolved oxygen.This was caused by a longContinue Reading Mill Cotton Open as per 24th August 2020
As per previously mentioned our fantastic club volunteers have been working day & night to monitor and prevent a complete crash of dissolved oxygen within the waters at our Mill Cotton fishery part of the Brian Crowhurst Ringstead Island fishery complex. We are seeing an un-precedented number of fisheries across the country struggling with theContinue Reading Mill Cotton Oxygen Crash – Update & Official Club Statement
Unfortunately we have to take the unprecedented measure and close both the Doughnut & Snake Lake of the Mill Cotton complex in Ringstead until further notice. Further to our notice yesterday the deoxygenation of the water is continues to cause stress to the fish stocks despite our continual water circulation to increase oxygen levels. TheContinue Reading Closure of Mill Cotton Until Further notice
Please can all members be aware that Both the Doughnut & Snake Lake of the Mill Cotton complex in Ringstead will be temporarily closed on the 14th, 15th and 16th August. There will be no fishing allowed at all during these days on either of the Mill Cotton lakes. This is a pre-cautionary measure inContinue Reading Temporary Closure at Mill Cotton 14th, 15th & 16th August.
Please leave pegs 31-40 and all of the Donut free on the following days for the WDNAC Junior matches August 6th; August 13th; August 20th; August 27th
Please Note that this Friday 31st July Pegs 28-40 on Mill Cotton Snake Lake will be closed to allow Weed clearance. On Monday 3rd August the Doughnut will be closed to allow the clearance of reeds. Apologies for any inconvenience but we are having this work undertaken professionally at short notice.
Geoff Rice will run an Autumn league at Mill cotton commencing Oct 4 – See match Calender for details.
(YOU MAY NEED A WEED CUTTER OR DRAG) Please note that the next match at Ashton Footbridge will take place on Aug 2 and NOT Aug 9 – apologies for the confusion.