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2008-06-26 18:02:30

By DAVE HOUGHTON MATCH fishing on the River Weaver got underway on Saturday at Northwich and Dave Edgley (Wigan MG) was the winner with 32-7-0. The oak tree stretch of the river at Hartford is full of bream, although they don't always oblige, but this was a dream start for Dave. He went for the deeper water of mid river with a crumb feeder while offering a combination of worm and caster on the hook to catch 11 bream. Sunday's open went to Simon Wilkinson (Daves Middlewich) who was...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.