conditions ideal for sea fishing competition in Burnham-On-Sea
flotilla of boats took part in a fishing competition in the waters
off Burnham-On-Sea at the weekend.
boats from Burnham Boat Owners Sea Angling Association took part
in Sunday's Tony Holly Trophy comprising of 17 members, a junior
and six guests.
was the best turnout for a competition for some time and the weather
was calm with boats fishing between Brean and Blue Anchor and most
places in between," said the group's Pete Nicholson.
caught included thornbacks, conger, whiting, a bull huss and a codling.
First was Mike Sheppard with a Bull Huss weighing 9lb 4oz, second
was Nigel Devey with a 2lb 7oz specimum, third was Martin Quinn
with a 2lb 3oz catch and the pool for best cod was won by James