boat anglers reel in great catches during annual contest
anglers in Burnham-On-Sea took to their boats for an annual competition
at the weekend.
Boat Owners Sea Angling Association held its annual Thornback
Trophy competition when anglers reeled in a range of catches over
the course of nine hours.
Saxby was declared the winner for the best specimen after catching
this 5lb 9.5oz bass in the estuary off Burnham.
group's Pete Nicholson, who ran the competition, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"There are plenty of fish out there this year, with lots
of Thornback, Smoothound and Bull Huss. It should be a good season."